The Club memberships annual Subscription commence from February 1st each year and runs to 31st January of the following year. We have three (3) levels of membership, Life, Adult, and Junior ( Juniors are 12 years to 17 years).
New Adult members will be asked to pay a once off joining fee of $20, Juniors $15 and a yearly membership Subscription of $20 for adults and $7.50 for Juniors (first year totaling $40 for adults and $22.50 for Juniors). Every year after, if membership currency is maintained, will be an annual Subscription of Adults $20 and Student and Juniors $15.
Workshop fees are applied on days you attend, Daytime $4 and Evening $3 per member attending.
Membership Subscription payments for proceeding year will be payable from November 1st and must be paid no later than January 1st to be considered as a financial member for current year.
Non- financial members (after 31st January) will not be able to use the club facilities, will not hold a vote at any club meetings and will be considered non – financial members of CGC. Non – financial member may pay the club Subscription fee by the 28th of February and resume their roll as a full member. If fees are not payed up to and including the 28th of February the person is not considered a member of the CGC under it constitution and if re-joining will be required to pay the joining fee and members subscription.
Life, Adults, Students, Juniors and over 17 years
Joining Fees, Annual Subscriptions, Workshop Fees
Adults – $20.00
Students & Juniors – $15.00
Annual subscriptions will be pro rata if joining after August 1st.
Workshop Session Times
Workshops are where members come into the club rooms, use machinery, cut stones or just have a chat. At many workshop sessions, a Coordinator is available to show members what to do.
Times for activities are listed here. ‘T’ after an activity means a coordinator/teacher is usually present for the session. Metal casting training is by arrangement only.
General Workshop - General Workshop, Silversmithing and Faceting (T).
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9.00 am to 2.00 pm.
Training is provided in all areas of lapidary and allied crafts carried out at the club, for all members. Training is not available in all sessions. See the Session Times table above for which sessions provide training (T)
STATE BODY – The club is affiliated with QLACCA (Queensland Lapidary and Allied Crafts Club Association Inc.)
OPEN DAYS – The Historical Village has Open Days, several times during the year. Where possible, this club opens on those days and as we have our own showroom area, our jewellery is for sale on these and every other day we are open.
INSURANCE – All our members are covered by insurance while they are attending Club organised functions, field trips and at our own workshops. These policies are organised through QLACCA.