Call for Nominations for Election to the ANARE National Council of 2022-2023

On behalf of the National Council of the ANARE Club Incorporated, nominations have closed 1 July 2022 from currently financial members of the Club for election to the following positions on the Council for 2022-23;

  • President,
  • Vice President,
  • Secretary,
  • Treasurer,
  • Ordinary Councillor (up to nine to be elected).

Nominations are open from 1st June to 1st July 2022.

Elections/voting will be conducted, from Friday, 8 July (closing Sunday, 29 July 2022), by paper and electronic voting prior to the Annual General Meeting on Saturday, 27 August 2022 at which the results of the elections will be announced.

The term of the next National Council will be from August 2022 to August 2023, generally comprising meetings in October 2022 / February 2023/ May 2023 / August 2023 plus the Annual General Meeting in August 2023. Attendance of these meetings will commonly require virtual attendance via Zoom or interstate travel for some councillors, but travel expense assistance is provided.

Nominations must be made using the form downloaded from the Club website. A member may nominate themselves, but must have a Seconder who is also a current financial member. The Nominee, Nominator and Seconder must all sign the Nomination Form, including in cases where the nominator and the nominee are the same person.

Candidates are asked to provide a statement of up to 200 words identifying themselves and supporting their nomination to Council. The statement may be typed on the form (preferably) or hand-written. The candidate may also, if so desired, provide a head and shoulders picture. Candidates’ statements will be published as an insert in the winter issue of Aurora to assist Members in casting their votes.

Completed nomination forms must reach the Secretary by Close of Business on Friday, 1 July 2022.

They may be submitted by;

  • email to
  • or to the Club mail box at PO Box 2534 Melbourne Victoria 3001.

Melanie Van Twest,
ANARE Club Secretary
2021-2022 ANARE Club National Council.
9 May 2022