OnLine membership form / renewal
Thank you for your interest in the Buddies Refugee Support Group Ltd – we welcome your support.
Please fill out the online form here; or the offline membership form can be downloaded from the link below.
Annual membership of $10 is valid for the current financial year.
(1 July – 30 June)
Please note: this form may not work on a mobile phone.
Buddies Refugee Support Group Ltd (Buddies) is a not-for-profit public company limited by guarantee that is established to be a charity under the Australian Charities and Not-for profit Commission Act 2012 (Cth). A copy of the Buddies’ constitution is available below.
Membership of Buddies is for the financial year. A person immediately stops being a member if they have not renewed their membership within 3 months of it expiring. (Section 15 of the constitution).
In the event that the company is wound up and existing funds do not cover debts or winding up costs, current members and those who ceased membership in the previous year will be required to contribute an amount of $10 ("The guarantee, Section 4 of constitution).
Updated 27 June 2020
For OnLine and OffLine membership applications and renewals, a nominal annual membership fee of $10 is payable.
At present the fee cannot be paid in cash at regular Buddies meetings as they are currently suspended due to the COVID-19 situation, so will need to be paid by direct credit to the bank account below.
NB: If you currently make a monthly donation to Buddies, your membership is automatically renewed.
Bank: Suncorp Bank
Account number: 123508960
Account name: Buddies Refugee Support Group Ltd
Please note: Membership is not valid until payment has been received.
Please enter 'Mship' followed by your name in the narrative field when making your payment.
OffLine membership form / renewal
Completed forms can be submitted to the company secretary:
1. In person: at a regular Buddies meeting; or
2. By mail to: The Secretary
Buddies Refugee Support Group PO BOX 367, Buderim 4556, or
3. By email: as scanned copy to: Buddies Secretary
A nominal annual membership fee is payable, as noted in "PAYMENT METHOD" above.