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Regional Manager Update
And just like that, it’s December and three weeks until Christmas. We hope you are enjoying the start of the silly season, and the amazing weather that we are having to go with it!
Our WA Council of members has now been finalised for 2022, and we are so happy to announce that these members will be representing you next year:
Evelyn Hogg FCA Chair
Vivian Wang CA Vice Chair
Lisa Hando FCA WA Representative on CAANZ Council
Linda Lim FCA
Anna Lane FCA
Michael Carey CA
Blessings Hakata CA
Justin Polinelli CA
Chris Schoeman CA
We will be sad to see Council members Michelle Shafizadeh FCA (2021 Chair), Amanda Cox FCA (2020 Chair) and Tinashe Kamangira FCA (2019 Chair) stepping down, and we thank them all so very much for their efforts on behalf of WA members.
We welcomed new members to full membership at our Certificate Presentation Ceremony on Thursday 2 December, with over 350 people coming together to celebrate with us and congratulation them on their achievement.
As always, the WA office is here to help you so please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us should you need our assistance.
WA Regional Manager
Western Australia events page
Find out what online events are available for the Western Australia region.View upcoming events
How to Manage the Boom and Not Go Bust
This Panel will discuss issues facing the construction industry in Western Australia, advocacy from the sector in response to these challenges, impact on individual businesses and what lessons we can learn from recent experience. They will also examine the outlook for the construction sector over the next two years.
Meritorious Service Award – Glennda Scully FCA
The WA Council, colleagues and friends recently came together to celebrate the awarding of a Meritorious Service Award to Glennda Scully FCA.
Jarrod Chapman CA and Stephen Bushell FCA: the NFP board experience
The Not-for-profit Board Experience Program enables CAs to learn from NFP board members and Governance Institute workshops. Read more from Jarrod and Stephen and learn about the program.
WA Annual Charity High Tea 2021
Join us for a spectacular High Tea and unite together for such a great cause, where all proceeds will go directly to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, to help raise funds for research.
Regional Council seeks new board members
Nominations open now for elections from August through to October.
Talking Tax: The key issues in taxing times l Live online
18 & 19 November l Presented by leading tax experts, academics, and government officials the Talking Tax: the Key Issues in tax offers a comprehensive range of sessions including a mix of internationally focused content, an Australian tax update and recent and signaled New Zealand tax developments.
WA Networking and Lawnbowls Sundowner 2021
We are excited to bring our annual Networking Sundowner to new turf! Join your fellow CAs, colleagues and young professionals for beers and bowls on the green at Perth & Tattersalls Bowling & Recreation Club for an afternoon of networking and fierce (but friendly) competition.
Con Abbott FCA wins Meritorious Service Award
WA Council, colleagues and friends gathered to celebrate Con Abbott FCA’s Meritorious Service Award.
Kaye Luke given honorary membership of CA ANZ
Kaye Luke has been awarded honorary membership because of the longevity of her service and the support she offered Western Australian members during this time.
WA YCA Learning Bites
WA Learning Bites is a 3-part event series, geared towards provisional members all the way through to members with 10 years post-CA designation. Attendees will learn how to leverage their strengths and develop key soft skills to achieve their career aspirations. Each session has been designed as a stand-alone event.
Board Directions - How to develop a Board Career
Regardless of whether you are an experienced Director or just starting your board career, there are some simple things that will: make you more appointable; separate you from your competitors and help you gain the appointment that you want. This webinar will help you gain a board appointment. Developed by David Schwarz - Australia’s leading board recruitment expert.
Business Forum 2021 - Perth
This year, join us as we take the pulse of Western Australian business – We will examine traditional and emerging businesses and industries leading the way in this state, monitor current changes affecting future processes, and explore initiatives that early adopters are taking to prepare for the next chapter of WA business activity into global markets
Could flexible tax payments for Aussie SMEs be on the horizon?
A small policy change could give businesses flexibility around when they pay their tax. Brought to you by Tax Traders.