Membership entitles you to come to our meetings, to use the Guild facilities including the library, to receive the newsletter and to join classes at member rates. The Guild produces a bi-monthly newsletter “The Crimson Thread” which gives news updates from the Committee meetings, the library and members. In the in-between months, you can receive a news update by email.
Membership fees cover the period from 1 April to 31 March each year. However they may be paid half-yearly (1 April to 30 September/1 October to 31 March)
Full membership: Full year $80.00, Half year $40.00
Household membership (2 or more): Full year $95.00, Half year $47.50
Young Stitchers: Full year $30.00, Half year $15.00
Pensioner (Health Card), Country, & Full-time Students: Full year$65.00, Half year $32.50
Seniors: Full year $70.00, Half year $35.00
To apply for membership: download & print out the Application Form (PDF 262KB):
Complete and choose your payment method:
Pay with Direct Deposit and mail the completed Membership Form and a stamped, self-addressed envelope for the return of the receipt and membership card to: The Embroiderers’ Guild ACT Inc., PO Box 830, Dickson ACT 2602; or
Mail the form with cheque/money order details and a stamped, self-addressed envelope for the return of the receipt and membership card to: The Embroiderers’ Guild ACT Inc., PO Box 830, Dickson ACT 2602; or
Place form with payment details in the wooden box provided by the Treasurer near the sign-on book. Take an envelope from the front of the box, put your payment in it and put the envelope in the back section of the box. The Treasurer will process the payment and put your receipt in a container near the sign-on book. You will need to pick it up from there.
Note that there is a surcharge of 2.2% for credit card transactions.
There is an Information Sheet available for all new members