Tuesday, 30 June 2009

Results of the 2009 AGM

The meeting on Easter Saturday was well attended.

New committee elected
President - Sue Ellen Carew
Vice-President - Jani Haenke
Secretary - Angela McLeod
Treasurer - Edith McPhee
Committee - Paul Vekselstein Kate Campbell Barney Hines.

At the meeting members expressed FOSI’s increased concern about the destruction caused by sand mining on the island.

Two motions passed
Two motions, which make clear our stance on this important issue, were proposed and passed.

They were:
  • FOSI supports the cessation of sandmining and quarrying on North Stradbroke Island. 
  • FOSI supports the creation of industries and employment based on preservation of the natural environment and indigenous cultures.