Membership

WANOSCG membership benefits include monthly meetings with diverse presentations; informative and well illustrated Bulletins; local and extended field trips; study groups and conservation programs; Member’s only Website and Facebook pages; use of the WANOSCG library; and access to current information on WA’s native orchids.

Joining WANOSCG is about becoming part of a group of people dedicated to the study and conservation of Western Australian Native Orchids.

To become a member of the Western Australian Native Orchid Study and Conservation Group (Inc) (WANOSCG), please:

  1. Complete a Membership Application Form (for new or returning members who have not previously filled one out)  WANOSCG Application Form 2019
  2. Then:
    • post it to WANOSCG, PO BOX 323, VICTORIA PARK, W.A. 6979; or
    • email it to wanoscg@gmail.com; or 
    • bring it along to our monthly meeting held at 7:30pm on the 3rd Wednesday of the month (March to November)
      at the venue noted on this Website.
  3. Once your application to join WANOSCG has been accepted and confirmed, please pay the nomination and annual membership fees as per below.
  4. Membership Fees are due 31 March for the respective year

 

Fees:

  • Ordinary Membership fee of $35. 
    • This entitles a member to attend Field Trips, vote and receive a copy of the electronic WANOSCG Bulletin for the months of March to November inclusive and the use of club’s library
    • Must be 15 years old or older
  • Associate Membership fee of $20.
    • This entitles a member to receive the Bulletin, but not to vote
    • Must normally reside outside of Western Australia OR be a full time student
    • Must be 11 years old or older
  • Family Membership fee of $45.
    • This cover up to 2 Ordinary Members plus 3 Associate Members at the one residence
  • Associate Family Membership fee of $40.
    • Covers up to 5 Associate Members at the one residence
  • Nomination Fee of $25 for new members only.
    • This entitles a new member to one name badge and copies of the club Constitution and field trip guidelines and procedures. Additional badges are $15.

Payment of the Nomination and Annual Fees can be made after 1 Jan of the respective year:

  • in person to the Treasurer at a General Meeting, or
  • by mail with cheques made out to WANOSCG and sent to
    • WANOSCG, PO BOX 323, VICTORIA PARK, W.A. 6979
  • by electronic transfer to the WANOSCG bank account:
    • BSB : 306044
    • Bank name : Bankwest
    • Account number : 5492468

Note: If you choose to send money electronically please identify what the payment is for (e.g. Annual Fees, Nomination Fee) and send a copy of your electronic receipt to wanoscg@gmail.com .