Councillor Graham Docksey was born in Griffith and later moved to Gosford joining the Army in 1964. Graham is the immediate past President of the City of Albury RSL Sub-Branch.
Graham is a retired Army Officer and Vietnam Veteran having served in both the sixth and seventh Battalions in Vietnam as an Infantryman. During his 46 years in the Army he was awarded amongst his other medals the Medal of the Order of Australia in 1990 and a chief of Army Commendation from General Cosgrove in 2001.
Graham is the Historian and Life Member of the 2/23rd Battalion Association (Albury Own). He is also a War Historian and has been to Gallipoli on some eighteen occasions.
Graham is a member of the Commercial Club, the SS&A and the Albury Club. He is a Life Member of the Order of Australia Association and Member of the Australian National Flag Association.
Graham’s interests include international travel and V8 Super Cars. This is Graham’s sixth year on Council and has been the Chair of the Local Traffic Committee since 2012. Graham has also been the Chair of the Planning and Development Committee and Chair of the Engineering and Works Committee. Graham is also Council representative on the Albury Northside Chamber of Commerce and the Clubs NSW Committee.
Graham was a member of the Finance and Administration Committee, the Community and Cultural Committee, the Planning and Development Committee and the Engineering and Works Committee. Graham is a past member of the MAMA Advisory Board, the Murray Arts Board and the Cultural Precinct Committee.
Graham's philosophy is city and the community first. Graham is not a member of any political party.