Meet Ian 'Snags' Smith, Moyne Shire's surprise mayor

Ben Silvester
Updated December 2 2021 - 4:48pm, first published 2:30pm
Committed: Moyne Shire mayor Ian Smith is ready to throw himself into his new role, with COVID recovery for local businesses his top priority. Picture: Morgan Hancock.
Committed: Moyne Shire mayor Ian Smith is ready to throw himself into his new role, with COVID recovery for local businesses his top priority. Picture: Morgan Hancock.

As a reserved, unassuming farmer with few ambitions in local government, Moyne Shire councillor Ian Smith makes an unlikely mayor.

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Ben Silvester

Ben Silvester

Victorian state correspondent

Correspondent covering key issues across regional Victoria, based in Melbourne.

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