September 25, 2010

Further to the special general meeting notice issued last week, please see below the Sub-branch meeting times and arrangements for holding Country/Retained Sub-branch meetings.

  • Newcastle – The Newcastle Sub-Branch will meet at No. 260 Station, Cooks Hill commencing at 1730 hours on Wednesday 29 September
  • Illawarra – The Illawarra Sub-Branch will meet at No. 503 Station, Wollongong commencing 18oo hours on Wednesday 29 September.
  • Sydney South-West – A South-West Sydney Sub-Branch meeting will be held at No. 8 Station, Liverpool commencing 1800 hours on Tuesday 28 September. A second SSW Sub-branch meeting will be held at No. 52 Station, Campsie commencing 1800 hours Wednesday 29 September for those unable to make the Liverpool meeting
  • Sydney North-West – A North-West Sydney Sub-Branch meeting will be held at No. 97 Station, Huntingwood commencing 1800 hours on Monday 27 September.
  • Central Coast – The Central Coast Sub-Branch will meet at No. 304 Station, Gosford commencing 1330 hours on Wedensday 29 September.
  • Country  – A Country Sub-Branch will meet at No. 412 Station, Orange commencing 1800 hours on Saturday 25 September.
  • Special General Meeting – The SGM will be held at the Union Office, commencing 1000 hours on Thursday 30 September.
  • Country – Further combined Country/Retained Sub-Branch meetings may be held locally at any Fire Station situated outside of the Greater Sydney, Newcastle, Central Coast and Illawarra areas prior to Thursday 30 September, provided that:

a)   notice of intention to hold a local meeting has been given to the State Secretary by no later than 1500 Monday 27 September; and
b)   a quorum of at least 7 financial Union members will be physically present for the duration of each meeting; and
c)   the vote from each meeting is forwarded to the State Secretary prior to 0900 Thursday 30 September in order to be added to the total SGM vote.


Jim Casey

State Secretary