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Australian Fishing Trade Association Annual General Meeting

by AFTA on 6 Jun 2014
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The Australian Fishing Trade Association will be holding its 2014 Annual General Meeting at the Gold Coast Convention Centre, Broad Beach, Queensland on Saturday 28 June 2014.

The meeting will be held in the Foyer of the Convention Center adjacent to the AFTA Fishing Trade Show Halls starting at 5.00pm. Refreshments will be provided.

The meeting will include reports from the President of AFTA Bruce Alvey and from the Chief Executive Allan Hansard on the activities of AFTA over the past year and plans for the 2015 financial year.

The meeting will also include elections for Directors of the AFTA Board.

If you are interested in nominating for a Board position please call Allan Hansard at the AFTA Office on 02 6282 8500 by COB Friday 20 June 2014.

2014 AFTA Annual General Meeting

Date: Saturday, 28th June 2014
Time: 5:00pm
Venue: Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Broadbeach QLD
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