Membership is available for anybody with an interest in any aspect
and Aquatic Botany.
ASPAB has 2 Chapters: Australian members belong to the Australian
Chapter and are affiliated with FASTS (Federation of Australian
Scientific and Technological Societies). All other members belong
to the New Zealand Chapter. The separation is for administrative
purposes only as the Society operates as a single organisation.
are an integral part of our society and to encourage students
to join, special discounted membership rates apply to student
Additional financial benefits to student membership include:
• Discounted registration fees for annual conferences.
• Travel awards to assist with attendance at national and
• Poster and oral presentation prizes at annual conferences
• Publication prize for the best publication by a student
Download a Membership and Renewal Form, click here -->
filling out the form, please send an electronic copy to the treasurer:
Chapter: Dr J M
Zealand Chapter: Tracy Farr, firstname.lastname@example.org
they will provide bank payment details.
Paying Membership Dues
Australian membership dues are paid in Australian dollars to the
Treasurer (and include an annual membership fee to FASTS), whilst
all other members dues are paid to the NZ Membership/Treasurer
in New Zealand dollars.
Membership is based on the financial year (1 July – 30 June)
and is renewed annually on 1 July.
The preferred method of payment of dues is by direct (electronic)
transfer. For account and payment details please
email the Treasurer (Australian Members) or the NZ Membership/Treasurer
(NZ and other members). When transferring dues, please include
your name as a lodgement reference and advise the Treasurer or
NZ Membership/Treasurer by e-mail with payment details.
Alternatively for members in Australia dues can be paid by cheque or money order made out
to the Australasian Society for Phycology and Aquatic Botany and
sent to the relevant address as below:
Dr J M Jones
3 Esk Place
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