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, […]

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 […]

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 National Championships

Due to the unprecedented impact of the coronavirus global pandemic. The 2020 National Championships to be hosted by Brisbane Model Marine Club have been temporarily canceled. Following the appointment of the 2020/2021 executive committee, the AMPBA we review government restrictions and make a decision regarding the Nationals being rescheduled. Based […]

Static Display Events

The AMPBA is committed to assisting affiliated clubs with engaging with audiences in local communities. Attending events and shows is a great way of introducing model powerboat racing to potential RC enthusiasts. To help support reducing any liabilities that may be encountered by our associated club by participating in demonstration […]