Monthly Meeting: Monday 11 November, 2013 @ 7.30pm
Brisbane Theosophical Society Auditorium
JULIE DAY - Solar Returns: How Useful are they? How to use them effectively
The Solar Return is the exact moment each year when the Sun returns to the natal position. Julie will explore how useful this annual return can be in our astrological tool box.
is a Qualified Astrologer, member of the FAA and the Association of
Professional Astrologers and has built a strong clientele over the last 15
years in Brisbane and beyond. During this time she set up the Centre
for Spiritual Growth and began teaching classes from early to advanced levels
taking students through these various stages to sit for the 4 examinations to
qualify as an astrologer if you so chose. See more http://www.qfa.net.au/julieday.html
Julie is a Qualified Astrologer, member of the FAA and the Association of Professional Astrologers and has built a strong clientele over the last 15 years in Brisbane and beyond. During this time she set up the Centre for Spiritual Growth and began teaching classes from early to advanced levels taking students through these various stages to sit for the 4 examinations to qualify as an astrologer if you so chose. See more http://www.qfa.net.au/julieday.html
PAULINE HEPBURN - 1901 Australian Constitution and the new Laws - Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment Act 2013 (Qld)
PAULINE started studying Astrology in 1991 with a
spiritualist church minister Lee Mckinnon, joined the GCAS in 1992, was the
treasurer for nearly 10 years and is currently the Treasurer for the QFA. She has completed Gerry Taylor Woods 2 year
sacred Astrology course, 2 year Medieval Astrology with Bernadette Brady and achieved the FAA Diploma. Although
Pauline loves Traditional Astrology she is interested in all types of
PAULINE started studying Astrology in 1991 with a spiritualist church minister Lee Mckinnon, joined the GCAS in 1992, was the treasurer for nearly 10 years and is currently the Treasurer for the QFA. She has completed Gerry Taylor Woods 2 year sacred Astrology course, 2 year Medieval Astrology with Bernadette Brady and achieved the FAA Diploma. Although Pauline loves Traditional Astrology she is interested in all types of astrology.
Notice of 2013 and 2014 Committee Nominations
The Annual General Meeting of the Queensland Federation of Astrologers will be held at the Brisbane Theosophical Society, 355 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill on Monday 9th December 2013 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 25 November 2013).
Items of general business will be posted to the website www.qfa.net.au by Tuesday 26 November 2013. Written requests for postal votes must be received by the Secretary no later than Monday 25 November 2013. Postal votes must be lodged in writing with the Secretary no later than 24 hours prior to the AGM.
Elections for 2014
Under the provisions of the Rules of Association 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 2014.
Section 20, sub-section(a), - "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 Committee positions are President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer plus 4 Committee members. Nominations of eligible persons 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. Members MAY nominate themselves. This must be received by the Secretary no later than 14 days before the Annual General Meeting. Nominations received after the 25th November 2013 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.
A Nomination form is attached and may be photocopied if more are needed. Forms will also be available at the monthly meetings in October and November and on the website www.qfa.net.au .
the QFA Inc Committee will be posted to the web site by Tuesday 26 November 2013.
Jeanni Monks, President QFA.
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at the 2014 FAA Conference?
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Click here to see their rates list but in short, one can get a private room for $55 per night or an en suite room for $65 per night: also fully self-contained apartments with 6 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms for $330. If a large number of people book there is a reduction on the rate.
There are holiday apartments 2.3km from Wrest Point (away from the city) – Hobart Horizons – 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments at 23 Wayne Avenue Lower Sandy Bay for $160 per night for use of queen and double rooms, $50 extra per person for use of a single bed or twin-share room.
Check it out now! Full Library Catalogue
DISCUSSION - Monthly meetings host lectures by various local Astrologers and visiting Guest Speakers. Members are encouraged to participate as speakers to gain experience.
STUDY - Our state collection of Books and Periodicals in the QFA Library are available on loan to members. The QFA collection of Conference & Lecture Tapes are available on loan to members.The national collection of Books and Periodicals in the FAA Archives are available on loan to members. A number of suppliers offer discounted purchases of Astrological Books to QFA members.
CONFERENCES - Nationally, membership and support for Astrology grew to enable hosting of the FAA International Astrology Conferences, held every two years in a different capital city in Australia. The QFA hosted the highly successful IACs in Brisbane in 1998 "Living Astrology" and again in 2010 "Surfing New Waves of Consciousness - Fearless and Free". International Astrologers join the best of Australian Astrologers to deliver a wide variety of lectures and workshops. A favourite IAC highlight is the Southern Cross Banquet, a night of fine food and drink, presentation of national awards, celebration and dancing.
The 2014 FAA International conference will be held in HOBART at Wrest Point.
PHOTOS from 2012 FAA international conference are available at:
and also on the QFA Facebook page (closed page, not available for public access)