The QFA Inc is devoted to advancing the art and craft of Astrology.
The Theosophical Society has closed its venue temporarily due to CoVid-19 guidelines. In order to provide continuity for our meetings, from 13th April, 2020 we shall offer our meetings ONLINE using GoToMeeting on the 2nd Monday of each month excepting January (and yes that includes public holidays) 7.30pm – 10pm.
Our on-line meetings are currently FREE to 2020 financial QFA/FAA members.
Non-members (or unfinancial members) will be able to join the on line meetings for a fee of $au15, pensioner $au10.
2020 Financial QFA Members will receive a link to join these meetings, Non-Financial QFA Members, FAA Affiliate members and guest need to REGISTER to receive the link to be able to attend this meeting. If you cannot attend the meeting live, you will need to register to receive the recording. REGISTER HERE.
Attendees and folk who register for the meeting will receive an email with a link and instructions to join the meeting and afterwards will receive a link to the video recording of the meeting whether or not they actually attend the on line meeting. If you can’t attend the meeting you need to register to receive the video link.
New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: TRY GoToMeeting This will also enable you to experience the platform and become more comfortable with it ahead of time.
GoToMeeting can be accessed via computer, tablet or smart mobile phone (audio and video) or via phone (audio only). All details will be sent ahead of time via email so I suggest you register well ahead of the day.
If you have a very slow computer or internet connection, listening without video requires much less resource.
Participants may chat before and after the presentations (the line will be open from 7pm) will be muted during the presentation and can ask questions via the chat box. Questions will be handled at the end of the talk (time permitting).
During Covid restrictions, members may borrow from the QFA virtual library at no charge, During shutdown the Book Library is unavailable.
Our evening speakers are usually recorded, recordings are available for members from the library or for purchase in mp3 Download format for $10 members, $15 non-members.
The Annual General Meeting of the Queensland Federation of Astrologers will be held online via GoTo Meeting on 14th December 2020 commencing at 7.30 pm.
Motions and general business items to be included in the Agenda must be delivered to the Secretary in writing PO Box 515 Waterford Qld 4133 (email acceptable – firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than 14 days before the AGM. (Monday 30th November 2020).
Items of general business will be posted to the website www.qfa.net.au by Tuesday 1st December 2020 Postal votes must be lodged with the Secretary no later than 24 hours prior to the AGM.
Elections for 2021
Under the provisions of the Constitution of the Queensland Federation of Astrologers Inc notice is hereby given that Nominations are called for the election of Officers and Committee of the QFA Inc for 2021.
Section 25, sub-section(c), sub-paragraph (ii) – “The Secretary shall at least 28 days before the Annual General Meeting call for nominations for such elections by such means as the committee may consider practical in all the circumstances so as to inform members entitled to attend the Annual General Meeting and vote of the fact that nominations are open.”
The positions are President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and 4 Committee members. Nominations must be given to the Secretary in writing with the name and signature of the person being nominated, together with the name and signature of the person nominating them (nominations and acceptances by email Secretary@qfa.net.au, text +61 (0)419 872 594 or messenger @Jo-Anne Cardosi, are acceptable). Members MAY nominate themselves. This must be delivered to/received by the Secretary no later than 14 days before the Annual General Meeting. Nominations received after the 30th November 2020 will not be accepted.
Members may be nominated for more than one position and if they are elected to a position their nomination for further positions is automatically rescinded. If there are insufficient nominations to fill all positions, nominations will be accepted from the floor.
The online Nomination form is available HERE and may be registered on line or printed to be mailed. A pdf version of the form is available here 2021 Committee Nomination Form . Nominations for QFA Inc Committee will be posted to the website by Monday 30th November 2020. If there are more nominations than positions elections will be held at the online meeting and financial members will have the opportunity to lodge Postal votes which must be lodged with the Secretary no later than 24 hours prior to the AGM.
Jo-Anne Cardosi, Secretary QFA Inc
Please explore our website pages for information related to activities of the QFA and our members.
President: Veronica Chlap
Vice President: Sylvia Wilson
Secretary: Jo-Anne Cardosi
Treasurer: Pauline Hepburn
Committee: Rhonda Buttery (Webmaster)
Acrux Editor: Annabelle Bennie
Front Desk/Welcome: Cyndi Walls
Librarians: Julie Day & Wendy Pleydell-Fry
updated 3rd October 2020