7th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Date: 15th May 2007
Location: Home of Robert Brierley
- 3 Nicholsdale Rd
Present: Robert Brierley
(president), Bob Strickland, Eleanor Stephenson, Rosemary Buchanan,
Bob Stensholt, Barrie Gallacher, Jim Breen
Apologies: John Cott, Chris Walta
all present to the 7th Annual General Meeting of the Friends
of Back Creek.
- Minutes of the 6th
AGM of the FOBC were accepted as read. Moved Barry G, seconded Jim B.
- President delivered
the president's report. Copy of the President's report was presented
to the meeting and will be made available on the FOBC website. Barry
moved the report be accepted. Report accepted by all.
- Treasurer's report
was delivered by Bob Strickland. Copy of the Treasurer's report was
presented to the meeting and will be made available on the FOBC website.
Bob Stensholt moved that the report be accepted; seconded by Jim. Report
was accepted by the meeting.
3. BUSINESS OF THE MEETING - ELECTION
- All members of the
2006 FOBC committee will continue in their roles on the committee
4. OTHER BUSINESS
- Bob Stensholt suggested
Bendigo Bank may be interested in giving us sponsorship. Bob Strickland
to get application forms from Bob's office. Maybe Bendigo Bank could
be approached to sponsor three Hamilton tree planters.
- Hartwell PS is to be
approached to become involved in work on the area south of Cornell Street.
There is a possibility of a sub-group of FOBC who will work on areas
to the south of Cornell Street. Further general community discussion
is needed regards this area.
- In preparation for
National Tree Day - the last Sunday in July:
- Barry G suggested 50mm
of compost may be useful under the jute mat on the steeper slopes. The
trick will be how to underpin both.
- Bob Strickland is to
check whether we are still members of Greening Australia.
- More tree stakes are
to be ordered.
- Our notice board needs
to be kept up to date. Minutes of meetings to be posted there.
DOCUMENTS PRESENTED AT THE MEETING
- President's Statement
for the 7th AGM 2007 - Robert Brierley
- Treasurer's Report
for the 7th AGM 2007 - Bob Strickland