A0034887B VICTORIA

 

ABN 82 104 322 096

Beaumaris Conservation Society Inc.
(formerly Beaumaris Tree Preservation Society 1953-70)

P.O. Box 7016

BEAUMARIS VIC 3193

  info@bcs.asn.au

 

  www.bcs.asn.au

Tel 0395891802
 
0429176725

 

2017 News

 

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SEPTEMBER 2017
* MRS JOAN MACRAE: Joan Macrae, nee McIntosh, BCS Inc. Life Member since 1997, resident with a bush garden in the unkerbed part of Point Avenue from 1949, and widow of BCS Inc's Second President, Colin Macrae, died on 2017-09-18 at the age of 99.
* 2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: See the draft minutes of the 2017 AGM and the President's Report.
* NAMING & REZONING HOLDING ST. PUBLIC LAND: A letter to Bayside City Council seeks to protect 3 areas of public land here.

AUGUST 2017
* KEN RENDELL: Murray Thompson MLA's speech in Parliament honoured a BCS Inc. Honorary Life Member's conservation efforts.
* A CELEBRATION OF BEAUMARIS MID-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE: Beaumaris Modern's event has been SOLD OUT!

JULY 2017
* FOUR NEW COMMITTEE MEMBERS: The BCS Inc. Management Committee has filled four vacancies with new members.
* JULY NEWSLETTER ISSUED: The July 2017 newsletter of Beaumaris Conservation Society is viewable here.

JUNE 2017
* MRS RUTH EWART: The funeral service for Ruth, a BCS Inc. member since 1996, will be on Friday, 2017-06-23, at 10 a.m.
* VOW FOR NRZ: See video of Shadow Planning Minister, Hon. David Davis, vowing to restore Neighbourhood Residential Zoning.   

MAY 2017
* 'WE OPPOSE INAPPROPRIATE DEVELOPMENT": Order a free sign for your front garden or fence. Email info@bcs.asn.au
* CONCOURSE GREEN DEFENCE MARK III: BCS Inc. thanks all councillors and petitioners for working to keep the Green, green.
* 'THE FOSSILS OF THE URBAN SANCTUARY' 2016 book on Ricketts Point fossils has a Beaumaris palaeontologist as an author.
* CONCOURSE GREEN ON COUNCIL AGENDA: BCS's 861-signature petition, & Master Plan threats to the Green to be voted on.
* RICKETTS POINT BYO BARBECUE: BCS asks members to celebrate National Volunteer Week at noon on Saturday, 2017-05-13.

APRIL 2017
* CONCOURSE PETITION: BCS Inc's KEEP THE CONCOURSE GREEN, GREEN petition, over 4 weekends, has been lodged.
* MARINA EES DATE NOTED: Beaumaris Motor Yacht Squadron Ltd. expects its marina EES to be lodged in June 2017.

FEBRUARY 2017
* QUIET CORNER: BCS Inc. letter supports Bayside Council plan to protect vulnerable slope, saved earlier by sand, not boulders.
* CONCOURSE GREEN THREATENED: BCS Inc. has six major concerns with the Draft Master Plan proposals for the Concourse.
* VACANCY FILLED: The Committee has elected Ms Annie Price as Acting Zone 6 Leader to replace the late Adrian Cerbasi.
* ARTICLE IN THE AGE ON TREE REMOVAL: BCS Inc's President wrote of excessive, unnecessary tree loss at the College site.

JANUARY 2017
* DEATH OF IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT: Adrian Cerbasi, BCS Inc. President 2002-10 and 2014-16, died on 2017-01-26.

 

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