About our club

Maitland Camera Club wishes to extend an invitation to all persons with a passion for photography. 

The Club enjoys a robust membership catering for all levels of photographers , some with vast experience,  whilst others are just beginning their journey.  

As a collective group, ideas and skills  are shared to the benefit of all members. 

Where

Maitland Camera Club meets at Club Maitland City, Arthur Street, Rutherford.

When

We meet on  the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Tuesday of the months of February through to December.

 A competition is held on the 1st Tuesday.

Talks, tutorials and workshops are held on the 2nd and 3rd Tuesdays.

All meetings start at 7 pm.

Petro’s Day Classes

are held on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Tuesday of the months of February through to December, the Club holds a day class from 10:00 am until noon at Club Maitland City to help people with camera craft, digital editing or photography in general.  On the 4th Tuesday Petro organises field trip to put all of the theory in to practice!  All are  welcome to attend.

 

The Maitland Camera Club competitions cater for prints and digital entries.  There is no obligation for members to enter these competitions. Come and watch the judging and very soon you will be entering and vying for a postion on the leaderboard!

If you would like more information about the Club, you are  very welcome to attend meetings as a visitor or email our Membership Secretary, Alec Trusler (alectrusler@yahoo.com)

 

Members of the Club have access to the “members only” section of this website which contains details and results of competitions as well as photo galleries.

 

How to join our club

Download this pdf Membership Form

:-       Membership Form

Interested persons are invited to download the Membership Form above and bring along with their  cash or proof of Direct Debit transfer to any of the club meets.( see Club Fees below).

 

Whilst visitors are welcome to attend meetings of the Club, only members can enter the Club’s competitions. Membership is gained by arranging with the Club’s Treasurer to pay a relatively small annual fee in cash or by bank transfer.  The annual fee covers all activities for a calendar year.  Contact the Club Membership Secretary, Alec Trusler (alectrusler@yahoo.com) for further information.

Club Fees 

Adults –  (over 18yrs of age)  are required to pay an annual fee of $35.00.

New members that join mid year- June-  will pay a pro-rata  fee of $18.00

Juniors– (under the age of 18yrs) will pay $18.00 per annum or a trial fee of $5.00  for the first 6 months of attendance.

Note*

  1. Junior members must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
  2. The adult guardian has to hold a current membership card for the Club Maitland City as is the requirement of the Club Maitland City for all attendees within its building. The fee for this card is a $5.00 fee that is in line with the financial year.

Partners of Financial Members are welcomed to attend all Club events free of any charges – but are unable to submit works into competitions .

How to Pay

Via Direct Debit

Account Name:- Maitland Camera Club

BSB:- 032 529

A/C No:- 600053 

Please keep a copy of your receipt and email to our Membership Secretary – alectrusler@yahooo.com