The Hobsons Bay Community Fund is an incorporated association, and its members have elected a Committee to look after the association’s affairs. The HBCF Committee has legal duties under the Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012.

As a result of the election of councillors to Hobsons Bay City Council in November 2020, former councillor Colleen Gates has completed her service as a member of the HBCF Committee.

At its meeting on 11 November 2020, the HBCF Committee expressed its thanks and praise for the valuable contribution made by Colleen Gates through her service to the communities of Hobsons Bay as a member of the HBCF Committee.