Corporate governance is the systems and processes put in place to control and monitor the Association.  Effective governance structures allow the Management Committee of the Association to exercise their authority appropriately and provide accountability and control systems commensurate with the risks involved.

Management Committee
2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment Association is an incorporated body, incorporated in Queensland. The Management Committee is ultimately responsible for the operation of the incorporated association.   The rules of your incorporated association are set out the Constitution or known in Queensland as the Rules.

The Management Committee is elected at a general meeting (usually the AGM) in accordance with your Incorporated Association´s Rules.  Members may nominate candidates and/or they may self-nominate. Election may be by show of hands or by written ballot.  The results are announced to the meeting.

The Committee – Roles and Composition
The Committee’s role is to mange the activities of the Association.  It gives direction to the Association and takes full responsibility for its management.  It does this by:

  • Arranging specific activities and monitoring all actions of the Association,
  • Acting on feedback from the members
  • Developing and adopting an annual budget for the responsible management of the Association’s finances,
  • Conducting regular Committee meetings, and
  • Ensuring that risk management systems are in place.

 

Leo Van De Kamp

President
vandekam@powerup.com.au

Rick Hollingdrake, OAM

Vice President
rjhollingdrake@gmail.com

Gordon Hurford, AM

Secretary
2rarsecretary@gmail.com

(07) 5443 5583
0407 926 270

Norm Devereux

Treasurer
normdev12@bigpond.com

Kevin “Aub” Terry

Membership Officer
kbterry45@gmail.com

Arthur McDonald

Merchandise
maba2783@optusnet.com.au

Paul King

Annual Reunion 
ptking@bigpond.net.au

Vacant

Ross Bimrose

Corporate Governance/Projects
daphne.bimrose@bigpond.com

John “Jock” Cassidy

North Queensland Representative
johncassidy65@hotmail.com

Grahame Edwards

New South Wales Representative
gk_edwards8@bigpond.com

Jim Cooper

Victoria Representative
jimwend1@gmail.com

Malcolm “Mal” Allen

South Australia Representative
mal@aladdco.com.au

Alexander Nie

Western Australia Representative
alexander.nie@bigpond.com

Cameron Simpkins

Tasmania Representative
cameron.simpkins3@bigpond.com


 

Bill Martin

New Zealand Representative

Simon Whitehead

ACT Representative
keenedgesharp@hotmail.com

Vacant

Northern Territory Representative