Notification of 2022 MPC Annual General Meeting

The Melbourne Press Club Inc Annual General Meeting will be held at 12.30pm Wednesday 15 June 2022 at Thomson Geer Offices, Level 23 Rialto South Tower, 525 Collins St, Melbourne.

This meeting will include the election of the board. Current MPC members are invited to attend, but must RSVP and be financial in order to vote.

To RSVP, please contact the MPC at

All nominations for board membership must be signed by two other financial members and returned to the MPC via email by 5pm Tuesday 7 June 2022.

Nomination forms are available at the links below. Completed documents must be sent to

Please get in touch if you have any queries about the process. Should you want to discuss time commitments, expectations of board members or roles and responsibilities, please contact CEO Cathy Bryson at

If nominating for the board, please download, complete, and return both documents linked below.

Be sure to answer the conduct and ethics policy question on page two of the nomination form. Click here to download the policy

If you have issues accessing the files please contact

Board nomination form

Candidate nomination details

If you are unable to attend the meeting and would like to appoint a proxy, please download the proxy form form linked below, fill it out and return it to by 12.30pm Tuesday 14 June 2022.

Proxy appointment form

View past annual reports


President: Nick McKenzie
Vice Presidents: Ashlynne McGhee and Heidi Murphy
Treasurer: Veronica Scott
Secretary: Richard Leder

Board Members: Ashley Argoon, Eileen Berry, Patrick Considine, Rachael Dexter, Jude Donnelly, Fotis Kapetopoulos, Matilda Marozzi, Kate McGrath, Pat O’Beirne, Paul Paton, Justin Quill, Tom Salom, Lynne Scrivens, Nicole Strahan, Richard Willingham


1. Chair
2. Apologies
3. Acceptance of Previous AGM Minutes
4. President’s Report
5. Treasurer’s Report
6. Election of Board
7. Annual Report and Acceptance
8. Appointment of Auditors
9.  Other Business

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