2020-2021 Membership Offer

To support our rc boat racing community during covid19, AMPBA are extending our member’s subscriptions for the 2020-2021 season under these T&C. New members are covered to 30.6.22 from one year’s fee. Existing registered members rejoining before 30.9.20 are covered to 30.6.22 from one year’s fee. Late renewals between 01.10.20 […]

2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Notice of intention to hold the 2020 Annual General Meeting All members of the Australian Model Power Boating Association Incorporated (AMPBA) are advised that the 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be conducted on 22nd August 2020 at 19:00 Eastern Standard Time. As per advice from Consumer Affairs in Victoria, […]

2020 Sanctioned Events Update

Unfortunately due to circumstances outside of the control of the Australian Model Power Boating Incorporated (AMPBA). A decision has been made by the executive committee to cancel all officially scheduled events for the remainder of 2020. Due to some restrictions of interstate travel due to the current situation, it is […]

Treasurer’s Report for 2020

Report for the period of 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020 Australian Model Power Boating Association Incorporated (A0031347N) Treasurer: Mintie Nguyen Appendices:  Executive Summary: Reporting period summarized is between 1st April 2019 and 31st March 2020. Throughout this reporting period the association had 248 financial members. The association compromises […]

2020 Winter Spectacular Update

Unfortunately the Model Boat Club of NSW has announced that the 2 Lap Speed Trials and Winter Spectacular 2020 planned for August 2020 have been cancelled. The clubs committee met last week and after a great deal of discussion about the health implications of the current situation and the financial […]

Old Website & Forums

As you may have noticed, we launched a completely new website and online community. We are excited about the new website as it will take us into the modern era. The new website will enable us to use technology to engage with our existing member base and the community in […]

2020 AMPBA Nationals Update

During an extensive consultation period, the AMPBA executive committee used various methods of communication to seek feedback on the prospective rescheduling or cancellation of the 2020 AMPBA National Championships. AMPBA Members were presented with various options in regards to a possible rescheduling for alternate dates later this year, but ultimately […]

AMPBA Facebook Group

Member Facebook Group

The 2020 Executive Committee is focused on recognising the diversity of our member base. Following feedback from multiple associated clubs and individual members. An unofficial ‘test and learn’ was piloted with the creation of a Facebook group to engage model powerboat racers in Australia. Following a debrief of the ‘test […]

AMPBA Website Launch

New Website Launched

The AMPBA is proud to announce that our new website is now live at www.ampba.com.au Updating our website to a modern content management platform has been a priority for the past twelve months. As many members would know, some functionality on the old site was disabled for security purposes. The […]

2020 Executive Committee

As most of you are aware, we have a new committee. President – Kevin Morris Vice President – Daniel Yarrow Treasurer – Mintie Nguyen Secretary – Steve Ballinger General Committee – Frank Jones & Geoff Marshall. As we move forward, we would like the clubs to be more informed of […]