Date: Saturday 26 October 2019
Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Venue: Spirit of Adventure Trust, 149 Quay St, Auckland, New Zealand
All Committee positions will be open for nomination and election, and regular business will be conducted, including presentation of the annual accounts. Nominations for the Committee are being sought ahead of the AGM. Positions subject to vote by the membership include:
• Vice President
• Committee Member*
*Committee Members may be appointed to lead activities and initiatives as agreed by the Committee throughout the year.
Persons wishing to nominate for these positions should complete the nomination form including a brief biography and statement of nomination of no more than 100 words. Scanned nomination forms seconded by a financial member should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Wednesday 16 October 2019.
If the number of nominations received exceeds the number of vacancies to be filled, a ballot will be held. Noting the AGM will be held in Auckland, if a ballot is held, members will be notified of options to vote electronically.
An Operator Conference will be held in from 1:00pm – 5:00pm on Saturday 26 October 2019, following the Annual General Meeting. Two delegates representing each Operator are welcome to attend this event.
Please forward Operator Reports to email@example.com by Wednesday 16 October 2019.
Each year, Tall Ships Australia and New Zealand awards the Billy Can Award, for an outstanding achievement in the youth development sail training arena, and the Tall Ships Australia and New Zealand Medallion, awarded to young persons between the ages of 16 and 23 years who have shown outstanding personal achievement while undertaking a voyage, or to individuals who have shown outstanding personal achievement either on board or in support of the organisation’s vessel.
Operators are invited to submit nominations for these awards. Scanned nomination forms are acceptable and should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominations for the Billy Can Trophy must be received by Wednesday 16 October 2019.
Nominations for Tall Ships Australia and New Zealand Medallions must be received by Wednesday 16 October 2019 for presentation at the AGM.
Nomination forms must be received by Wednesday 16 October 2019.