2017 National AGM
Information and Registration Form
for Canberra ACT
is now available in the
The rooms at the hotel are filling up quickly, so fill out the registration forms and go to the link to book your room – Click here AGM REGISTRATION FORM
National Elections October 2017
The three-year tenure of the National President, Vice President, Secretary General, Assistance Secretary General and National Treasurer comes to an end at the National Annual General Meeting in October 2017.All positions will be declared vacant at the AGM and then the election results will be announced. Nominations for positions are now being accepted up until 30 June 2017. More details can be found online at our website.
For more details see https://ipa-australiapolice.com.au/about/members-area
Arthur Troop Scholarships
closing date is 30th June. (The completed form must be sent to the Secretary-General of the Australian Section by the 30th June for processing and forwarding on to the IAC before
(The completed form must be sent to the Secretary-General of the Australian Section by the 30th June for processing and forwarding on to the IAC before 31st July each year).
For more details see https://ipa-australiapolice.com.au/about/arthur-troop-scholarship
Dodd Memorial Award -International Youth Gathering (IYG)
Nominations will be called for in June of each year with the closing date the last MAIL 30th September 2017.
For more details see https://ipa-australiapolice.com.au/about/ray-dodd-award
Photography Competition – Bill Weaving Memorial Award for Photography
All images entered must have a timeline advising information such as – photo taken by; location of photo taken (e.g. ‘holiday in Paris’); date (can be approximate).
All entries are to be sent to the Secretary General. Final closing date is the last Sunday of August each year.
For more details see https://ipa-australiapolice.com.au/about/photography-competition
Article Writing Competition
Entries close 30th September each year. For more details see
For more details see https://ipa-australiapolice.com.au/about/writing-competition
HOBBIES BUREAU SITE
HOBBIES BUREAU SECRETARY – Your Hobbies Bureau Secretary is Matt Hale. Matt is very keen to get the site back on track and has some exciting ideas coming up in the near future. Go to the Hobbies Bureau website and read what Matt has to say.
Feedback is always welcome.
To go to the Hobbies Bureau page Click here
IPA OVERSEAS TOURS
HERE THEY ARE ***
SPECIAL NOTICE – The 2017 Tour Itinerary for Europe and Croatia has been finalised and information is available from IPA TOURS . The page will give directions for accessing the Itinerary document.
“If you are interested in joining any of the tours or have any questions about them, please contact Charles via email at
About the tours –
The New South Wales Region have been conducting IPA Overseas Tours since 2009 and planning for their 2016 tours has been finalised. Wonderful opportunity to take advantage of a proven track record…. 2017 will include VIENNA and CROATIA …
Click on the Victoria Falls (part of a 2014 tour) photo below to go to the IPA Tours Web Page or, click on the link above (NOTE – only available to Australian Section Members who have logged in to the Website – If you are having problems logging in to view this information, contact the Tours Coordinator on email –
IPA AUSTRALIAN SECTION
Our ‘Australian Section’ Photography Competition for 2017 is under way. Get your entries in to the National Assistant Secretary General Manfred (Fred) Wojtasik for chances to win a cash prize at the end of the year (announced at the National AGM in Canberra October 2017). Photographer buffs, this gives you the opportunity to show off some of your wonderful work. See full details in the Police Down Under Magazine
THE April 2017 EDITION OF THE “POLICE DOWN UNDER” MAGAZINE IS AVAILABLE ONLINE
To go to the Social Page and view the current Police Down Under Magazine and the past six issues in PDF, click here
THINKING ABOUT AN IPA EXPERIENCE OVERSEAS DURING 2017
Have a look at some of the great events and Friendship Weeks coming up with our overseas colleagues in 2017/18. Click here to go to News / International News
April 2017 newsletter is now available for reading online
(Click here to go to News / International – also – don’t miss reading the forthcoming social events from our colleagues overseas – cruises, friendship weeks, football, skiing, golf and so on…….