Saturday, 11 February 2017

Minutes of the Annual General Meeting  GLFC --8/2/2017

Guests :nil
Apologies: Don Henry, Owen Bennett
Previous Minutes:  motion from Geoff Hudson and seconded by Barry Bills that the minutes be accepted.         Carried
Business Arising: Nil

Treasurer’s report: a financial report for the 2016 year was presented by Alby McDonald

 Motion from Peter Edgley and Seconded by Geoff Hudson that the report be accepted.    Carried

Secretary Report:  the secretary gave a brief report on the activities and achievements of the club during 2016
General Business:  Junior Members—following much discussion a motion was put by Barry Bills and seconded by Neil Barrett that “the definition of a Junior member be a member under 16 years of age, as per our constitution, that no annual fee is required and members between the ages of 16 and 18 years be considered senior members but the Annual fee be only $20. All members below the age of 18 years must have a parent or an appointed Guardian present if they wish to attend any club fishing trips or event. No club keys to be given to any member under the age of 18 years”.

The chair was vacated by Kevin Minter and Barry Bills offered to conduct the elections.
Barry paid tribute to the resigning Executive.

Elected members as follows:
President:   Frank Milito                                                
Vice President:   Danialle Milito                 
Secretary:       Kerry Edgley                            
Assistant Sec:   Lesley Edgley                      
Treasurer:     Doug McFarlane                     
Assistant Treas:  Alby McDonald                                  
Safety Officer:   Barry Bills
Editor:  Robin Widdowson

Carol McDonald
Kevin Minter
Geoff Hudson
Barry Porter
Neil Barrett
David Veenstra
Grant Fleming