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About Geocaching NSW

Geocaching NSW Committee (2017/18)

The Geocaching NSW committee for 2017/18 is:

  • President - James Finger (Zalgariath) - His primary duties are to represent the association at meetings and acts as the first point of contact for media, landowners or other interested groups.
  • Vice President  - Warren Baldwin (Marcus Vitruvius) - His primary duties are to support the President in his role and provide a second line of guidance for the association.
  • Treasurer - Richard Jary (Richary) - His primary duties are to manage the money the association that is collected, ensure that all payments authorised by the association are made, that correct books and accounts are kept showing the financial affairs of the association, including full details of all receipts and expenditure connected with the activities of the association, and is responsible for the lodgement of papers with NSW Fair Trading. He also manages and the online store and stock.
  • Secretary - Sarah Outim (Flutterby Squishy) - She keeps the minutes of all the meetings of the committee and records of communications with the association. 
  • Ordinary Members - Adrian Tonks (Kid Ron Satan), Eva Blanda (ZiggiAU) & Craig Michell (Seemyshell) - They help the association where needed including organising and assisting with events, managing memberships, and providing insights and opinions to matters that affect the association.

All positions in the committee will be declared vacant during the Annual General Meeting to make way for the new committee. Note, you must be a financial member of Geocaching NSW to nominate for the committee.

Aims of Geocaching NSW

Mission: To enhance/improve the activity of geocaching through increased awareness, communication and cooperation in the state of New South Wales.

Aims: Geocaching NSW is an incorporated association, which has been formed to provide information and support regarding the activity of geocaching in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

The association has four aims:

  • provide a forum for socialising by hosting and supporting geocaching related events and facilitating communication.
  • facilitate the sharing of geocaching knowledge by organising workshops and skills sharing sessions, developing educational materials and mentoring geocachers.
  • promote geocaching to groups such as educators, media, private and government groups and the wider community of the educational, environmental and recreational aspects of geocaching.
  • co-operate with groups including landowners/managers, police and emergency services to establish good geocaching practices and provide a point of contact for issues relating to geocaching.

Meet the 2015/16 GCNSW Committee

It has been a few months since the AGM and things have already been busy for the new Committee. I'd firstly like to thank them for their work to date and say how much I look forward to working with them over the next year. For those who missed the meeting here is a summary of movements and appointments for 2015/16.

President - James Finger aka Zalgariath (Retained)
Vice-President - Warren Baldwin aka Marcus Vitruvius (Retained)
Secretary - Rex Callaghan aka Baktrak (Retained)
Treasurer - Richard Jary aka Richary (Retained)
Ordinary Committee Members - Bruce Buchanan aka Calypso62 (Retained),  Adrian Tonks aka Kid Ron Satan (New Appointment), Marc Hendrickx aka asbestiform (Retained)

Here is to a great year ahead and don't be afraid to get in touch to say hello of offer to lend a hand or suggestion.

Cheers, Zalgariath
President GCNSW

2015 Committee

Geocaching NSW Inc. Constitution

(Registered 6/1/2015)

Constitution for Geocaching NSW Incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act, 2009.

 

Read more: Geocaching NSW Inc. Constitution