TheNavyLeagueofAustralia APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP HISTORICAL > TheNavyLeague was established in Australia in 1901, initially in the form of small branches of the United Kingdom NavyLeague (established in 1897) and since 1950 as an autonomous national body headed by a Federal Council consisting of a Federal President and representatives of the six States, the Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory. TheNavyLeagueofAustralia is now one of o number of independent NavyLeagues formed in countries of the free world to influence public thinking on maritime matters and create interest in the sea. TheNavyLeagueofAustralia cordially invites you to join us in what we believe to be an important national task. V y
MEMBERSHIP Any person with an interest in maritime affairs, or who wishes to acquire an interest in. or knowledge of. maritime affairs and who wishes to support the obiectives of the League, is invited to K> in OBJECTIVES The principal objective of the NavyLeagueofAustralia is "The maintenance of the maritime well-being of the Nation" by: • Keeping before the Australian people the fact that we are a maritime nation and that a strong Navy and a sound maritime industry are indispensable elements of our national well-being and vital to the freedom ofAustralia. • Promoting defence self reliance by actively supporting manufacturing, shipping and transport industries • Promoting, sponsoring and encouraging the interest ofAustralian youth in the sea and sea-services, and supporting practical sea-training measures. • Co-operating with other NavyLeagues and sponsoring the exchange of cadets for training purposes. ACTIVITIES TheNavyLeagueofAustralia works towards its objectives in a number of ways: • By including in its membership leading representatives of the many elements which form the maritime community. • Through soundly-based contributions by members to journals and newspapers, and other media comment JOINING THE LEAGUE To become a Member ofTheLeague, simply complete the Application Form below, and post it, together with your first annual subscription of $20.00 (which includes the 4 quarterly editions of "TheNavy"), to the Hon Secretary of the Division of the NavyLeague in the State or Territory in which you reside, the addresses of which are as follows: NEW SOUTH WALES DIVISION: OPO Box 1719. Sydney. NSW. 2001 VICTORIAN DIVISION: PO Box 30*. Ml Waver'ey Vic, 314*. QUEENSLAND DIVISION: C- PO Box 170, Cleveland. Old. 4183 AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY DIVISION: O- 4S Skinner Street. Cook. ACT. 2»I4. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN DIVISION: GPO Box 1529. Adelaide. SA. S001 TASMANIAN DIVISION: o- 42 Amy Road. Launceeton. Taa. 7250 WEST AUSTRALIAN DIVISION: a• 23 Lawlor Road. Attadaie. WA. 6154 Subscription! are due on let July m aach year. and your memberahip will be current lo JOth June immediately following the (Sett on which you |o*n the League. except thai II your tirat aubecnptlon la recehred during the period la* Apr* to 30th June M any yeer. your mmel membership will be extended to 30th June In the loaowlng year To The Hon Secretary TheNavyLeagueofAustralia Sir or Madam. THE NAVY LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA Application for Membership Division I wish to join the NavyLeagueofAustralia, the objectives of which 1 support, and I enclose a remittance for $20.00 being my firsi annual subscription to 30th June next • By supporting the Naval Reserve Cadets, and assisting in the provision of training facilities • By encouraging and supporting visits by recognised world figures such as former United States Chiefs of Naval Operations and Britain's First Sea Lords. Name (Mr) I Mrs) (Ms) (Rank) PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY • By publishing "TheNavy", a quarterly journal reporting on local and overseas maritime happenings, past, present and projected. Street Stale Suburb Postcode • By maintaining contact with serving naval personnel through activities arranged during visits to Australian ports of ships of the Royal Australian and Allied Navies. Signature Dale • By organising symposia, ship visits and various other functions of maritime interest throughout the year. Saeameneei are dee aa Id Jaly la aacx year aed year ninllillll win ka camel ldl«il| H«l nil *» Ma aa eMca yea lata ke Ledged. aica* But It yeer lint I.aatnam. n marred dertag IM (arte* IK (gdl le 3M Jeee la ley Member participation is encouraged in all these activities.