WPF Board Meeting 16th March 2015
In attendance: R Russell; M Portelli; C Abela; D Vatsakis; C Cachia; J Farrugia; J Muscat; J Smith; A Papadakis; T Holwell; and J Pulis
Apologies: J Angelino
President Ray Russell opened the meeting at 7.40 pm and he welcomed all new and returning board members
Previous AGM minutes were read and received.
Moved: J Farrugia Seconded: C Cachia
1) Brimbank City Council invited the WPF to the Council Network
2) Smith & Henry has moved from Deer Park Club to Altona City Club
Finance and Treasury report was read. All in order.
Moved: C Cachia Seconded: J Farrugia
Election of Office Bearers 2015
|Vice President||J Farrugia||M Portelli||J Pulis|
|Junior Vice President||J Pulis||M Portelli||J Muscat|
|Assistant Secretary||C Cachia||D Vatsakis||J Muscat|
|Minute Secretary||C Cachia||D Vatsakis||J Muscat|
|Ring Secretary||P Pulis||R Russell||M Portelli|
|Chronometer Marshall||C Abela||R Russell||M Portelli|
|Clock Marshall – STB||T Holwell||R Russell||M Portelli|
|Clock Marshall – Electronic||M Portelli||C Cachia||J Pulis|
|Property Officer||D Vatsakis||C Abela||M Portelli|
|Liberation Committee 1||M Portelli||R Russell||C Cachia|
|Liberation Committee 2||J Smith||R Russell||C Cachia|
|Room Stewards||A Papadakis||R Russell||C Cachia|
|Room Stewards||J Smith||R Russell||C Cachia|
|Transport||maintain existing||R Russell||C Cachia|
|Convoyer||No Nominations – who wants to be Convoyer|
|Trailer Safety Officer||C Abela||R Russell||C Cachia|
|Brimbank Council||Ray Russell||C Abela||M Portelli|
|J Muscat||R Russell||C Cachia|
Response to letters:
1) Ray Russell & Joe Muscat will represent the WPF on the 1st of April 2015.
Moved: D Vatsakis Seconded: C Cachia
Ring colour for 2016 will be Green and 16,000 rings will be ordered
1st Tintinara will be nominated for the Gallipoli 100 year race.
J Farrugia and M Portelli would like to say thank you to all members who supported their inaugural squeaker sale for Pigeon Racing Victoria Inc.
They successfully raised over $14,000 which will be used to promote the sport. Well done great effort!
In 2015 we will celebrate finish off the year with a WPF dinner dance on Friday the 27th of November 2015. Each member will receive a complimentary ticket as part of their yearly membership. Venue and costs for partners and guests to be advised in due course.
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Eastern Standard Time. Start 4 pm finish 6 pm
Next meeting 13th of April 2015 at 7.30 pm
Meeting closed: 9.45pm