|PRESENT:||C. (Catherine) Carroll, J. (John) Carroll, G. (Geoffrey) Goode, M. (Margaret) Goode, B. (Bea) Hosking, R. Henderson, M. Jarset, I. (Ian) Jones, K. (Kenneth) Rendell, B. (Bob) Whiteway, Cr (Laurence) Bottomley|
|APOLOGIES:||G. (Geoffrey) Connard MLC, R. (Robert) Lawson MLC, D. (David) Lea MLA, Cr. J. (John) Moller, K. (Kay) and L. (Lindsay) Bunnett, J. (Jill) Rendell, J. (June) Stewart.|
|MINUTES:||Minutes of 34th AGM confirmed. (Cr. [Laurence] Bottomley/M. [Margaret] Goode – carried)|
report circulated. The President summarised the main
|Copies of report circulated. Three new members joined during the year. (M. Goode/Cr.Bottomley – carried)|
|LIFE MEMBERSHIPS:||In introducing Bea Hosking, G. Goode
summarized her association with
B.C.S. and moved that she be made an Honorary Life Member. (J.
Carroll/Cr. Bottomley – carried) |
J. Carroll, in moving acceptance of B. Hosking as a Life Member, said he had noticed signs on a drive through Ringwood “Do not Ringbark Ringwood”, and this prompted him as a Sandringham Parents & Citizens member to propose the formation of the “Beaumaris Tree Preservation Society” of which Bea Hosking was the first president. Members encouraged purchasers of blocks of land to preserve as many trees as possible.
Cr. Bottomley spoke of his early impressions of Beaumaris, particularly around where he lived in Reid Street and Burgess Street. B. Hosking spoke in appreciation of recognising early members, who recognised the special character of Beaumaris.
Nomination G. Goode (J. Carroll/B. Hasking – carried) |
Vice President: Nomination M. Goode (K. Rendell/C. Carroll – carried)
Secretary: Nomination K. Rendell (B. Hosking/M. Goode – carried)
Treasurer: Nomination J. Stewart (M. Goode/J. Carroll – carried)
Goode introduced Bob Whiteway, who gave a fascinating
glimpse, with slides and video, of wild life on our
foreshore. Its richness and diversity is not fully
Bob, we are most grateful to you for coming and sharing this marvellous foreshore with us.
Goode encouraged residents to write letters concerning
the development of Keefer’s. |
No further business: meeting closed at 9.30 p.m.