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2017 AGM & Laurie Copping Award Announcment

March 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join the branch committee for a short meeting for the presentation of the Annual Report and Financial Report, any motions, the election of office-bearers and ordinary committee members.

The meeting will be followed by the announcement of the Laurie Copping Award.

Please RSVP for catering purposes. Cost: Free

Call for Nominations: 

Please send nominations for office-bearers and ordinary committee members to the Secretary by 6.00pm 14 March 2017  secretary@cbcaact.org.au or PO Box 5548 Hughes ACT 2605

All nominations must be made in writing on the approved nomination form, signed by 2 members of the Association and accompanied by the signature of the candidate.

Further information about the Branch structure and job descriptions can be viewed on the committee page.

Office Bearers:

  • President
  • Vice-President (2 positions)
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Membership Secretary

Ordinary Members:

Five Ordinary Committee Members

Other Positions:

These people do not have to be a branch committee members. Only an expression of interest is required to be appointed to subcommittees.

Events Subcommittee: 

  • Schools Contact Children’s Literature
  • Social Events Coordinator
  • Children’s Seminar Coordinator
  • Author/Illustrator Contact
  • Professional Learning Coordinator

Marketing Subcommittee :

  • Webmaster
  • Playgroup Expos
  • Newsletter
  • eNews
  • Facebook
  • Media Relations
  • Competitions
  • Publications/Brochures

Partnerships Subcommittee:

  • National Center for Australian Contact
  • Love2Read Canberra Contact
  • Christmas Book Appeal Coordinator
  • Christmas Book Appeal Support Team

Appointment of Proxies:

Each member is entitled to appoint another member as proxy by notice given to the Secretary by 6pm 20 March 2017. The notice appointing the proxy must be made on the approved Proxy Form and sent to secretary@cbcaact.org.au or PO Box 5548 Hughes ACT 2605

Proxy Voting Form (doc)


March 21, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


ALIA House
9-11 Napier Close
Deakin, ACT Australia
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