Current Management Committee

Management Committee Members 2019/2020

  • President – Jeffrey Markham
  • Vice President – Fiona Day, Eddie Claxton
  • Secretary – Kristen Moodie
  • Treasurer – Jonathan Karanikas
  • General Committee – Matt Klohs, Gemma Rolph, Bev Newitt, Katrina King, Toni Turner

Other positions:

  • Registrar – Ian Madden
  • Public Officer – Phil Mead
  • The Music Stand Editor – Fiona Day
  • Contest Administrator – Kristen Moodie

BANSW Management Committee

The BANSW Management Committee is made up of 10 elected representatives drawn from the Membership of the Association.

Elected positions are:

  • President
  • Secretary
  • Vice President x 2
  • Treasurer
  • Committee Members x 5

Within the Committee there are a number of various functions which are carried out by Committee Members to ensure the smooth running of the Association and its events. The Management Committee is elected at the Annual General Meeting held in May and each member holds their position for one year. The Management Committee meets once a month and reports back to the membership of the Association at General Meetings.

1896 – 1949

Year President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
1896 John Thompson C. Hunerbein John Palmer J.F. McCrory
1897 John Thompson A.E. Graham Tom Mellor
1901 John Moore G. Butterfield John Palmer
1902 John Moore John Palmer
1903 John Moore J.H. Thompson Walter Tester
1904 R. Austen
1905 R. Austen Geo. Burges
1906 R. Austen E. Cooney Geo. Burges
1907 R. Austen Geo. McIvor Geo. Burges
1908 R. Austen E. Tilley Geo. Burges C.H. Stocker
1909 R. Austen Geo. Burges
1910 R. Austen J.H. Hawkins Geo. Burges
1911 R. Austen Geo. Burges
1912 R. Austen Geo. Burges
1913 Geo. Burges
1914 Wm. O’Donnell E. Tilley Geo. Burges C.H. Stocker
1915 Wm. O’Donnell E. Tilley Geo. Burges C.H. Stocker
1916 Wm. O’Donnell Geo. Burges
1917 Wm. O’Donnell Geo. Burges
1918 Wm. O’Donnell Geo. Burges R. Austen
1919 W.D. Atkins G. Lewis Geo. Burges R. Austen
1920 W.D. Atkins Geo. Burges R. Austen
1921 W.D. Atkins Geo. Burges R. Austen
1922 W.D. Atkins Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1923 J.H. Hawkins Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1924 Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1925 Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1926 P.J. Ferry G. Delahunty Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1927 G. Delahunty Fred Carter Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1928 G. Delahunty Fred Carter Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1929 Fred Carter A.J. Ward Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1930 Fred Carter A.J. Ward Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1931 A.J. Ward J.L. O’Connor Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1932 A.J. Ward J.L. O’Connor Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1933 J.L. O’Connor Bill Pearson Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1934 J.L. O’Connor Bill Pearson Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1935 J.L. O’Connor Bill Pearson Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1936 J.L. O’Connor J.B. Tougher Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1937 J.L. O’Connor J.B. Tougher Geo. Burges R.J. Moore
1938 Geo. Burges J.B. Tougher P.A. Fay R.J. Moore
1939 Geo. Burges J.B. Tougher P.A. Fay R.J. Moore
1940 Geo. Burges J.B. Tougher J.L. O’Connor (Feb) Frank Dye (July) R.J. Moore
1941 J.L. O’Connor J.B. Tougher Frank Dye R.J. Moore
1942 J.L. O’Connor Harold Ford Geoff. Clare (Feb) Frank Dye (Nob) R.J. Moore (Feb) J. McMullen (Nov)
1943 Les Bragg Frank Austen Frank Dye J. McMullen
1944 Les Bragg T. Powell Frank Dye (d. Jan ‘45) J. McMullen
1945 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Frank Johnson Andy McDowell
1946 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Frank Johnson Andy McDowell
1947 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Frank Johnson Andy McDowell
1948 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1949 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell

1950 – 2000

Year President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
1950 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1951 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1952 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1953 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1954 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1955 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1956 Les Bragg C.B. Knight Arthur Green Andy McDowell
1957 Les Bragg Vince Furlong Arthur Green Les Turner (June) Andy McDowell
1958 Les Bragg Vince Furlong Les Turner Andy McDowell
1959 Les Bragg Vince Furlong N. Freestone Andy McDowell
1960 Les Bragg Tom Gawn N. Freestone Andy McDowell
1961 Les Bragg Tom Gawn (Aug) Tom Gawn Vince Furlong (Aug) Les Turner Andy McDowell
1962 Tom Gawn Vince Furlong Les Turner Andy McDowell
1963 Tom Gawn Vince Furlong Les Turner Andy McDowell
1964 Tom Gawn Roy Orton Les Turner Andy McDowell
1965 Tom Gawn Ossie Cartledge Les Turner Andy McDowell
1966 Tom Gawn Alec Clulow Les Turner Ken Myers
1967 Tom Gawn Alec Clulow (Sr) Reg Bishop (Jr) Les Turner Ken Myers
1968 Tom Gawn Alec Clulow (Sr) Reg Bishop (Jr) Les Turner Ken Myers
1969 Tom Gawn Reg Bishop (Sr) Geo. Jackson (Jr) Les Turner Ken Myers
1970 Tom Gawn L.R. Allen Les Turner Ken Myers
1971 L.R. Allen Tom Gawn Les Turner N. Burnett
1972 Tom Gawn Alec Clulow Fred Royal Les Turner Les Turner
1973 Tom Gawn Fred Royal Les Turner Norm Peverell
1974 Tom Gawn Fred Royal Les Turner Norm Peverell
1975 Tom Gawn Fred Royal Les Turner (d. Feb ‘75) N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1976 Tom Gawn David Blunt N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1977 Tom Gawn David Blunt N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1978 Tom Gawn David Blunt N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1979 Tom Gawn David Blunt N. Burnett (LOA Feb-Nov) Nance Stenning Norm Peverell
1980 Tom Gawn David Blunt N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1981 Tom Gawn John Flynn N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1982 Norm Peverell John Flynn N. Burnett Norm Peverell
1983 Norm Peverell Bruce Hicks Vic Grieve N. Burnett Don Shearman
1984 Norm Peverell Bruce Hicks B. McGuinness John O’Reilly Don Shearman
1985 Norm Peverell David Blunt B. McGuinness John O’Reilly Don Shearman
1986 Norm Peverell B. McGuinness R. Hamilton (Jul) Greg Doyle Geoff Auty P. Robinson
1987 Norm Peverell Greg Doyle D. Shearman C. Goodchild P. Robinson
1988 C. Goodchild Greg Doyle Elaine Markham Norm Peverell
1989 C. Goodchild W. Belcher W. Richmond Elaine Markham Norm Peverell
1990 C. Goodchild W. Belcher / W. Richmond Elaine Markham Norm Peverell
1991 C. Goodchild W. Belcher / W. Richmond Elaine Markham Norm Peverell
1992 C. Goodchild W. Belcher / N. Burnett Elaine Markham Phil Mead
1993 W. Belcher N. Burnett Paul Cerezo Elaine Markham Phil Mead
1994 W. Belcher Paul Cerezo J. Chamberlain Elaine Markham Phil Mead
1995 W. Belcher Ken Luzzi / David Kurthi Elaine Markham Phil Mead
1996 W. Belcher Ken Luzzi / David Kurthi Roger Kearin (May) Helen Madden (Office Mgr) Phil Mead
1997 Ken Luzzi Jonathan Gatt (May) W. Belcher Jonathan Gatt B. Moloney (May) Helen Madden (Office Mgr) Phil Mead
1998 Jonathan Gatt Robert Bedwell / B. Moloney Helen Madden (Office Mgr) Phil Mead
1999 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / B. Moloney Mary Mead Phil Mead
2000 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / C. Gould Mary Mead Phil Mead

2000 – Present

Year President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
2000 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / C. Gould Mary Mead Phil Mead
2001 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / C. Gould Mary Mead Phil Mead
2002 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / C. Gould Mary Mead Phil Mead
2003 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / Harold Pollard Mary Mead Phil Mead
2004 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / Harold Pollard Mary Mead Phil Mead
2005 Robert Bedwell Jonathan Gatt / Mary Mead Phil Mead Phil Mead
2006 Jonathan Gatt Jeff Markham Kevin Christmas Geoff Moore Lauren Moule Ross Griffiths (Jul)
2007 Jeff Markham Kevin Christmas Geoff Moore Ross Griffiths
2008 Jeff Markham Kevin Christmas Geoff Moore (d. Jun) Ross Griffiths
2009 Jeff Markham Ian Madden / Kristen Moodie Don Callaghan Jeff Markham (Apr) Ross Griffiths
2010 Jeff Markham Ian Madden / Kristen Moodie Norm Peverell Ross Griffiths
2011 Jeff Markham Ian Madden / Kristen Moodie Norm Peverell Ross Griffiths
2012 Jeff Markham Tony Luck / Kristen Moodie Norm Peverell Ross Griffiths
2013 Jeff Markham Tony Luck / Kristen Moodie Norm Peverell Ross Griffiths
2014 Jeff Markham Tony Luck / Kristen Moodie Norm Peverell Ross Griffiths
2015 Jeff Markham Tony Luck / Kristen Moodie Norm Peverell Norm Peverell / Kristen Moodie
2016 Jeff Markham Richard Sandham Kristen Moodie Kristen Moodie

BANSW Committee History

1896 – 1949

1896 – 1949

YearPresidentVice PresidentSecretaryTreasurer
1896John ThompsonC. HunerbeinJohn PalmerJ.F. McCrory
1897John Thompson A.E. GrahamTom Mellor
1901John Moore G. ButterfieldJohn Palmer
1902John Moore John Palmer 
1903John Moore J.H. ThompsonWalter Tester
1904R. Austen   
1905R. AustenGeo. Burges  
1906R. AustenE. CooneyGeo. Burges 
1907R. AustenGeo. McIvorGeo. Burges 
1908R. AustenE. TilleyGeo. BurgesC.H. Stocker
1909R. Austen Geo. Burges 
1910R. AustenJ.H. HawkinsGeo. Burges 
1911R. Austen Geo. Burges 
1912R. Austen Geo. Burges 
1913  Geo. Burges 
1914Wm. O’DonnellE. TilleyGeo. BurgesC.H. Stocker
1915Wm. O’DonnellE. TilleyGeo. BurgesC.H. Stocker
1916Wm. O’Donnell Geo. Burges 
1917Wm. O’Donnell Geo. Burges 
1918Wm. O’Donnell Geo. BurgesR. Austen
1919W.D. AtkinsG. LewisGeo. BurgesR. Austen
1920W.D. Atkins Geo. BurgesR. Austen
1921W.D. Atkins Geo. BurgesR. Austen
1922W.D. Atkins Geo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1923J.H. Hawkins Geo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1924  Geo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1925  Geo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1926P.J. FerryG. DelahuntyGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1927G. DelahuntyFred CarterGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1928G. DelahuntyFred CarterGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1929Fred CarterA.J. WardGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1930Fred CarterA.J. WardGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1931A.J. WardJ.L. O’ConnorGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1932A.J. WardJ.L. O’ConnorGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1933J.L. O’ConnorBill PearsonGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1934J.L. O’ConnorBill PearsonGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1935J.L. O’ConnorBill PearsonGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1936J.L. O’ConnorJ.B. TougherGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1937J.L. O’ConnorJ.B. TougherGeo. BurgesR.J. Moore
1938Geo. BurgesJ.B. TougherP.A. FayR.J. Moore
1939Geo. BurgesJ.B. TougherP.A. FayR.J. Moore
1940Geo. BurgesJ.B. TougherJ.L. O’Connor (Feb) Frank Dye (July)R.J. Moore
1941J.L. O’ConnorJ.B. TougherFrank DyeR.J. Moore
1942J.L. O’ConnorHarold FordGeoff. Clare (Feb) Frank Dye (Nob)R.J. Moore (Feb) J. McMullen (Nov)
1943Les BraggFrank AustenFrank DyeJ. McMullen
1944Les BraggT. PowellFrank Dye (d. Jan ‘45)J. McMullen
1945Les BraggC.B. KnightFrank JohnsonAndy McDowell
1946Les BraggC.B. KnightFrank JohnsonAndy McDowell
1947Les BraggC.B. KnightFrank JohnsonAndy McDowell
1948Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1949Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell

1950 – 2000

1950 – 2000

YearPresidentVice PresidentSecretaryTreasurer
1950Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1951Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1952Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1953Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1954Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1955Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1956Les BraggC.B. KnightArthur GreenAndy McDowell
1957Les BraggVince FurlongArthur Green Les Turner (June)Andy McDowell
1958Les BraggVince FurlongLes TurnerAndy McDowell
1959Les BraggVince FurlongN. FreestoneAndy McDowell
1960Les BraggTom GawnN. FreestoneAndy McDowell
1961Les Bragg Tom Gawn (Aug)Tom Gawn Vince Furlong (Aug)Les TurnerAndy McDowell
1962Tom GawnVince FurlongLes TurnerAndy McDowell
1963Tom GawnVince FurlongLes TurnerAndy McDowell
1964Tom GawnRoy OrtonLes TurnerAndy McDowell
1965Tom GawnOssie CartledgeLes TurnerAndy McDowell
1966Tom GawnAlec ClulowLes TurnerKen Myers
1967Tom GawnAlec Clulow (Sr) Reg Bishop (Jr)Les TurnerKen Myers
1968Tom GawnAlec Clulow (Sr) Reg Bishop (Jr)Les TurnerKen Myers
1969Tom GawnReg Bishop (Sr) Geo. Jackson (Jr)Les TurnerKen Myers
1970Tom GawnL.R. AllenLes TurnerKen Myers
1971L.R. AllenTom GawnLes TurnerN. Burnett
1972Tom GawnAlec Clulow Fred RoyalLes TurnerLes Turner
1973Tom GawnFred RoyalLes TurnerNorm Peverell
1974Tom GawnFred RoyalLes TurnerNorm Peverell
1975Tom GawnFred RoyalLes Turner (d. Feb ‘75) N. BurnettNorm Peverell
1976Tom GawnDavid BluntN. BurnettNorm Peverell
1977Tom GawnDavid BluntN. BurnettNorm Peverell
1978Tom GawnDavid BluntN. BurnettNorm Peverell
1979Tom GawnDavid BluntN. Burnett (LOA Feb-Nov) Nance StenningNorm Peverell
1980Tom GawnDavid BluntN. BurnettNorm Peverell
1981Tom GawnJohn FlynnN. BurnettNorm Peverell
1982Norm PeverellJohn FlynnN. BurnettNorm Peverell
1983Norm PeverellBruce Hicks Vic GrieveN. BurnettDon Shearman
1984Norm PeverellBruce Hicks B. McGuinnessJohn O’ReillyDon Shearman
1985Norm PeverellDavid Blunt B. McGuinnessJohn O’ReillyDon Shearman
1986Norm PeverellB. McGuinness R. Hamilton (Jul) Greg DoyleGeoff AutyP. Robinson
1987Norm PeverellGreg Doyle D. ShearmanC. GoodchildP. Robinson
1988C. GoodchildGreg DoyleElaine MarkhamNorm Peverell
1989C. GoodchildW. Belcher W. RichmondElaine MarkhamNorm Peverell
1990C. GoodchildW. Belcher / W. RichmondElaine MarkhamNorm Peverell
1991C. GoodchildW. Belcher / W. RichmondElaine MarkhamNorm Peverell
1992C. GoodchildW. Belcher / N. BurnettElaine MarkhamPhil Mead
1993W. BelcherN. Burnett Paul CerezoElaine MarkhamPhil Mead
1994W. BelcherPaul Cerezo J. ChamberlainElaine MarkhamPhil Mead
1995W. BelcherKen Luzzi / David KurthiElaine MarkhamPhil Mead
1996W. BelcherKen Luzzi / David Kurthi Roger Kearin (May)Helen Madden (Office Mgr)Phil Mead
1997Ken Luzzi Jonathan Gatt (May)W. Belcher Jonathan Gatt B. Moloney (May)Helen Madden (Office Mgr)Phil Mead
1998Jonathan GattRobert Bedwell / B. MoloneyHelen Madden (Office Mgr)Phil Mead
1999Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / B. MoloneyMary MeadPhil Mead
2000Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / C. GouldMary MeadPhil Mead

2000 – Present

2000 – Present

YearPresidentVice PresidentSecretaryTreasurer
2000Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / C. GouldMary MeadPhil Mead
2001Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / C. GouldMary MeadPhil Mead
2002Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / C. GouldMary MeadPhil Mead
2003Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / Harold PollardMary MeadPhil Mead
2004Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / Harold PollardMary MeadPhil Mead
2005Robert BedwellJonathan Gatt / Mary MeadPhil MeadPhil Mead
2006Jonathan GattJeff Markham Kevin ChristmasGeoff MooreLauren Moule Ross Griffiths (Jul)
2007Jeff MarkhamKevin ChristmasGeoff MooreRoss Griffiths
2008Jeff MarkhamKevin ChristmasGeoff Moore (d. Jun)Ross Griffiths
2009Jeff MarkhamIan Madden / Kristen MoodieDon Callaghan Jeff Markham (Apr)Ross Griffiths
2010Jeff MarkhamIan Madden / Kristen MoodieNorm PeverellRoss Griffiths
2011Jeff MarkhamIan Madden / Kristen MoodieNorm PeverellRoss Griffiths
2012Jeff MarkhamTony Luck / Kristen MoodieNorm PeverellRoss Griffiths
2013Jeff MarkhamTony Luck / Kristen MoodieNorm PeverellRoss Griffiths
2014Jeff MarkhamTony Luck / Kristen MoodieNorm PeverellRoss Griffiths
2015Jeff MarkhamTony Luck / Kristen MoodieNorm PeverellNorm Peverell / Kristen Moodie
2016Jeff MarkhamRichard SandhamKristen MoodieKristen Moodie
2017Jeff MarkhamFiona DayKristen MoodieKristen Moodie
2018Jeff MarkhamFiona DayKristen MoodieKristen Moodie
2019Jeff MarkhamFiona Day/Eddie ClaxtonKristen MoodieJonathan Karanikas

First 100 Years

Bands in New South Wales