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ABDA Annual General Meeting 2019

The 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Australian Book Designers Association Inc. will be held on Monday 12 August 2019 at 6.30pm (AEST).

Melbourne Location:
Multipurpose Room, Kathleen Syme Library & Community Centre,
251 Faraday Street, Carlton, Melbourne
Followed by drinks at Jimmy Watsons Wine Bar, 333 Lygon St, Carlton

Sydney Location:
HarperCollins Head Office
Level 13, 201 Elizabeth Street, Sydney
Followed by drinks – location TBC

Time 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
(please arrive at 6:15 pm to allow for recording attendance)

The ordinary business of the Annual General Meeting is:

(a) to receive and consider the annual report of the Committee and the financial statements for the preceding financial year;
(b) confirmation of the members of the Committee
(c) to confirm or vary the amounts of the annual subscription

If you wish to nominate to join the committee nomination forms must be received by 5pm Friday 2 August 2019.
Proxy and Absentee voting forms must be received by 5pm Friday 9 August 2019.
Proxy Vote

A financial member of the Association may appoint another financial member to vote on his or her behalf at the Annual General Meeting. A proxy form is available below for members who cannot attend the meeting. This includes Company members, if the person representing the Company is not the registered contact.

Absentee Vote
A financial member of the Association may vote for committee members in advance of the meeting by filling out the Absentee Voting form (to be circulated one week prior to the AGM, with the nominee statements).

The proxy form, nomination form and agenda can be downloaded HERE.
Email all completed forms to Jen on