Annual Information Statement 2015

Legal Name
History Council Of Victoria Inc

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2015 reporting period
Main activity
Primary and secondary education
General activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Higher education
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
In 2014-2015, the History Council of Victorias activities encouraged greater understanding and awareness of history. As the peak body for history in Victoria, the Council provides a reference point for an understanding of history through its website and public activities. The Council brings together representatives from the major bodies relating to (A) history and heritage in Victoria (Royal Historical Society of Victoria, Museums Australia (Vic), Professional Historians Association (Vic), Heritage Council of Victoria, Museum Victoria, National Trust of Australia Victoria, State Library of Victoria, Public Record Office Victoria and Womens HERitage Centre Victoria), (B) the history teaching profession (represented by the History Teachers Association of Victoria, the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority and the state governments Department of Education and Training), (C) the media (Australian Broadcasting Corporation), and (D) the universities which teach history (currently, Deakin University, La Trobe University and Monash University).For general audiences, the Council organised its Annual Lecture (24 July 2014) with support from the State Library of Victoria and in conjunction with the AIDS 2014: 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne. Dr Paul Sendziuk (University of Adelaide) lectured on Worlds Apart: A Comparative History of Responses to AIDS in Australia and the United States.For higher education and general audiences, the Council collabora
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2015 reporting period
  • General community in Australia
  • Youth – 13 to under 25

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2015 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 1
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 25
Where the charity operated during the 2015 reporting period

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

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2015 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

State or territory charity had non-corporate reporting obligations to.
Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2015 reporting period
1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015
2015 Financial report
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Income and Expenses

Income Statement

Donations and bequests
Government grants
Other revenue/receipts
Total revenue/receipts
Employee expenses/payments
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
Other expenses/payments
Total expenses/payments
Net surplus/(deficit)

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
Total liabilities
Net assets/liabilites

Section F: Other obligations

Governing document on the ACNC register current and accurate
Responsible persons' details on the ACNC register complete, current and accurate
Subtypes current and accurate