Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Canberra Archaeological Society Incorporated

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Financial year ends
Charity size
Purposes of charity
  • The advancement of education
  • Other: The Canberra Archaeological Society was formed in 1963 to cater for the needs of all people interested in archaeology. Monthly meetings are held at the Australian National University, with guest speakers talking on a range of topics from Australian prehistory to historical archaeology and classical studies. The Society is an Associate Member of the Federation of Australian Historical Societies.Members have the opportunity to join in field work involving both site recording and excavation. No experience is necessary as training on the job is provided; enthusiasm is the only requirement and the aim is to enjoy the time in the field.
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Other education
General activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Grant-making activities
  • Research
  • Other recreation and social club activity
  • Other
    • Visits to archaeological sites, promotion of local archaeology and heritage
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
We pursued our charitable purposes by holding public meetings for the discussion of archaeological, historical, heritage and like topics; encouraging archaeological undertakings; initiating and to organizing archaeological research; fostering public awareness of archaeology; and encouraging the conservation and preservation of archaeological sites and objects.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
General community within Australia

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2013 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 11
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
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