Alderman (1941-1952) & Mayor (1944-1949)
Colin Hudson (d.1974) served as Mayor of Strathfield for seven consecutive years.
He was the Managing Director of Loveridge and Hudson, stone merchants and chairman of the Equitable Building Society, which was founded by his grandfather.
Hudson was very involved in community life and in addition to his involvement with Strathfield Council, he was Commissioner of Scouts in the Burwood District, Secretary of the Sydney Rotary Club and Chairman of Meriden School [1960-65].
Hudson Park (including the Golf Course and Oval) at Arthur Street Strathfield are named for Colin Hudson.
Cooke, A., Visions of Parnassus, Meriden School, 1997