Board Nominations Now Open

The 112th Annual General Meeting of Nursery & Garden Industry Victoria (NGIV) will be held on Wednesday 15 November 2016 at 4:45pm at The Diggers Club, 120 Boundary Road, Dromana, Victoria 3936, followed by a Tree & Shrub Growers meeting.

Nominations are now being called to fill six vacancies on the NGIV Board of directors, which are summarised here under:
1 x position of President
1 x position of Vice President
4 x Directors


Mr David Howard has completed his term as President and must retire from the Board. 
Following his retirement, current Vice President Mr Paul Boland offers himself up for election as President for an initial period of two years.


The role of Vice President becomes vacant with Mr Paul Boland nominating as President.
However, with Mr Boland’s nomination, current Director, Mr Simon Gomme offers himself up for election as Vice President for an initial period of two years. 


Four director vacancies have arisen following the:

  • Completion of the first two year term for Mr Matt Davis and Mr Greg Carrick; 

  • Retirement of Mr John Warner; and

  • Mr Simon Gomme nominating as Vice President.

 Mr Davis and Mr Carrick are eligible to serve a further two year term and offer themselves up for re-election.

Rules relating to nominations and election of the Board of Directors are available to download below. To submit your nominations please complete the nomination forms and send to NGIV.

Please note that nominations close on Monday 3 October 2016.

Nomination eligibility and rules  
Nomination forms