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State Basketball Centre Redevelopment!
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Notice of 2022 AGM - February 2023
In accordance with Rule 11a of the Constitution, the Annual General Meeting of the Victorian Basketball Referees Association – Knox
Branch Incorporated, will be held on Sunday 12 February 2023, at the State Basketball Centre, George Street, Wantirna South.
ATTENDANCE AT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING IS COMPULSORY FOR ALL MEMBERS
1:30pm – 2:30pm Sign in & Annual Exam – This will be critical to establishing a quorum
2:30pm – 3:45pm Annual General Meeting
The Business of the meeting will be:-
1. Receive the Annual Reports and Financial Statement for the year ending 31/12/2022
2. Presentation of Awards
3. Tabling of Honorariums
4. Tabling of Life Membership Nominations (If any)
5. Election of Office Bearers for 2023
6. Business on Notice (If any)
7. General Business Items (To be submitted in advance)
The positions for election are:
• Vice-President (Two Year Term)
• Treasurer (Two Year Term)
• Minute Secretary
• Tribunal Delegate
• Five Committee Members
Nominations of any financial member for any of the above positions can be made by a financial proposer and a financial seconder with the
approval of the nominee. All nominations must be in writing on the form provided below and be emailed to the Secretary by 11:59PM on
Sunday 29 January 2023 (No nominations can be accepted after this date in accordance with Rule 9b and Rule 9c).
All nominees are asked to read the VBRA Knox Branch Incorporated Constitution, VBRA Knox Branch Incorporated By-Laws and
familiarise themselves with the requirements of being an Office Holder of an Incorporated Association as set out by Consumer Affairs
VBRA - Knox Branch Incorporated
VBRA Knox programs and major events
VBRA Knox Branch strives to offer its members, those involved at Knox Basketball and the wider community positive experiences through a variety of additional activities executed both on and off the court.
Annual Development Camp
Fundraising and community programs
Unique On court opportunities
Yearly development camp, open to all members, provides a great chance to build relationships with fellow referees of all levels and also receive learning in a unique camp environment.
VBRA Knox organises many programs such as our Pink round for fundraising for breast cancer research and fundraising programs such as sausage sizzles and chocolate drives to help fund our functions and ongoing activities.
Refereeing at Knox allows for on court learning and experiences in practice such as 3 person officiating, referee coaching and a pathway for referee progression.
History of the Branch
Established in 1978, VBRA Knox has a long and extensive story of involvement in the establishment of and progression of Knox Basketball.
Founding members and important members of the branch throughout its history are recognised to this day at VBRA Knox, with honorary awards named after Bev Agombar, Alice & Fred Jago and Tony Hawke. Many of the other members, instrumental to the branches history are also recognised with Life membership and with recognition at our 40th Anniversary Branch dinner, held in April 2018.
Further details regarding Branch milestones and records can be found in the About Us section.