|MINUTES OF THE 8TH ANNUAL GENERAL|
MEETING OF THE BEAUMARIS TREE PRESERVATION SOCIETY
HELD AT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH HALL,
BEAUMARIS, ON WEDNESDAY 30TH NOVEMBER 1960
|Present||Mr. (Edward) Hassett|
in the Chair.
(William) Leech, (Colin) Macrae, Scott,
|Minutes of |
|The Minutes of the previous|
Annual General Meeting held on 18th November (1958) were
Proposed by Mr. (Maurice)
Wilson and seconded Mr. Weate that minutes be accepted as
The Chairman then signed the minutes.
|The Treasurer presented a statement of Receipts and|
Expenditure for the year which showed a Credit Balance of
Moved by Mr (Maurice)
Wilson and seconded Mr (Colin)
Macrae that report be received subject to audit.
|Accounts for |
|City of Sandringham – Current year’s rental Gramatan|
Moved Mrs Rogers seconded Mr (Maurice)
Wilson that account be paid.
|The Chairman (Mr (Edward) Hassett) read his|
Annual Report as President of this Society. He outlined
the Society’s activities of the year, which embraced the
Foreshore, Gramatan Ave Reserve, Street Tree Planting,
Lectures, Native Plant Display.
Finally he thanked the Vice President, Mrs (Sheila) Ridland, who took
his place during his absence overseas, and the Secretary,
Mr Stephenson, for his assistance during the year. Also
other committee members for their support during the
Proposed Mr (Colin) Macrae and seconded
Mr (Maurice) Wilson
that President’s Report be received.
|The following Office Bearers were elected for the year|
ending 31st August 1961.
Moved Mr Weate seconded Mr (William) Leech
Moved Mr Stephenson seconded Mr (Maurice) Wilson
Mr (William) Leech
Assistant Secretary Mrs Rogers
|At the conclusion of the|
meeting Mr. Roenfeldt, a member of the newly formed
Landscape Preservation Council addressed the meeting on
saving the natural landscape. He explained the formation
of the Landscape Preservation Council by the National Trust of Australia (Victoria), as a central
organisation for tree preservation societies throughout
Victoria, which will encourage the formation of local
groups, and negotiate with government departments and
|The meeting closed at 10 pm.|
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