|Go Bush 4WD
club Inc. Perth,
www.gobush4wd.com.au Get ya gear off (road!)
This policy details the
rules associated with paying for membership, renewing membership,
member participation, membership expiry, and committee membership.
Joining the club
prospective member has been accepted into the club after
following the steps on the
the membership fee must be paid into the club's bank account.
Membership fee is $90 for the first year (includes club Shirt worth $30) and then a recurring fee of $60
per year thereafter. Memberships are charged by calendar year, however
we provide a pro-rata rates for new members that join during the year
Jan-Mar: full fee, $90
Apr-Jun : $30 + 75% of recurring fee, so $75
Jul-Sep : $30 + 50% of recurring fee, so $60
Oct-Dec: $30 + 25% of
recurring fee. so $45
Bank account details are on the Contact Page.
members must attend a recognized 4wd training course within their first
12 months of membership. New members will not be able to lead
trips without first having completed training. Suitable courses are run by our member Eric at Austracks
of our club are encoraged to lead some trips, either un-aided, or
with the help of a fellow member, and attend other club trips and
functions regularly, or at least from time to time. Members are
expected to be aware of our safety policy, smoking policy, dog policy, and code of ethics.|
are due by the end of Feb each year. Members receive several
notices of their membership fees being due, via the club's
group email system. If a member's fee is not received by the
due date, then the membership lapses, and so the member
becomes an Ex-member.
A membership can
be cancelled by the committee, if the committee decides that
the member behaves inappropriately. This can include
behaving like a hoon, being anti-social, abusive, engaging
in illegal activities, or any other reason that is not in
the best interest of the club, it's members, the
environment, and the public. Cancellation of membership does
not entitle the member to a refund of fees.
are permitted to attend any club events or trips, however they are
encoraged to re-join, so as to be fair to those who have paid their
fees and enjoy the benefits of club membership. Ex-members are limited
to 3 trips, the same as visitors. Should the Ex-member wish to then
re-join at a later date, pro-rata rates do not apply, that is, they
must pay the full fee. The committee also reserves the right to
consider whether to allow an Ex-member to re-join, taking into account
the circumstances by which the membership lapsed.
Marshalls will be nominated by the committee, have had 4WD training and
have previously led at least 5 trips. There must be at least one Track
Marshall for every 6 cars on trips (including Track Marshall’s vehicle).|
be eligible for election onto the club's committee, the member must
have been an active member for a minimum of 2 years. Being a member of
another 4WD club is acceptable, however it is prefferable that their
primary 4WD interest to be with our club, so that they will allocate adequate
time to be of service to our club. Committee
members are encouraged to lead several trips per year, and attend committee meetings.
Do you have any more
questions? Then please email us.
Updated 1 July 2013 by Skip