|PRESENT:||Chairman: Mr (William) Ridland and 9
members, students from the Beaumaris High School and
Guest Speaker, Mr
|Apologies:||Mrs (Sheila) Ridland, Mr (Michael) Johnstone &
Cr (John) Merkus
James Kirkpatrick, then gave a very informative
talk accompanied with slides on the Sandringham
|Minutes of the Last General Annual Meeting:||A motion was
moved by Mrs (Bea)
Hosking, seconded by Mr (John)
Iggulden that the previous minutes be accepted as read
|Financial Statement:||Mr (Alfred) Gilford
reported that the balance of funds of the society on
10-11-71 was $198-44 credit. Mr Gilford moved, Cr (Geoffrey) Goode
seconded, that the Statement of Receipts and Expenditure
be accepted and that the new committee have it audited.
|Annual Report:||Mr (William) Ridland
presented the annual report & made 2 comments:
|Election of Officers:||The President,
Mr (William) Ridland
stated his intention to retire from the presidency and
that he would be unable to stand for re-election for the
coming year. Mr Ridland then called for nominations as
As the Secretary had previously stated her inability to take office during 1972, it was decided that she would remain in office only until the Committee could find someone suitable to take her place.
It was then decided that the new
office-bearers would invite all members prepared to
serve on the Committee to be present at the next
Committee meeting and the new Committee would then be
|General Business||Mr (William) Ridland wished
the new Committee the best of luck for the new year.
Mr (John) Iggulden thanked Mr Ridland for the work he had done for the society during the year; and estimated that about 45 issues had arisen during the last year in the P.P.C.C. in which Mr Ridland was Vice President and so that his collective contribution to conservation had been very considerable.
Mr Ridland thanked Mrs (Gabrielle) Johnstone for her help during the year as Secretary.
As there was no further business the meeting was closed at 10:30 p.m.