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  • Linux Australia News, May 2011

    Welcome to the Linux Australia News for May 2011. If you have any general news or update on a project you are working on that would be of general interest to the greater Linux Australia community then please send a quick email to and we will endeavour to include it in future updates.

    News this month: Volunteering for Linux Australia, LCA2013, PyCon AU 2011, WordCamp Gold Coast, Drupal Downunder 2012, WordCamp Melbourne, Policy Work, Special General Meetings, Donations and Grants, Community News.

  • Council Meeting 12 May 2011

    Thu, 2011-05-12 20:03 - 21:31
    • Present: Peter Lieverdink, Joshua Hesketh, Michael Carden, John Ferlito, Mary Gardiner
    • Apologies: Alice Boxhall, Kelly Yeoh


    • LCA bid process
      Bids close in 3 days time. Write a council newsletter after the meeting.
    • Budget progress
      Rough budget is on the wiki. We will need to revisit if we change the financial year.
    • Drupal Down Under 2012
      Signed up platinum and silver sponsors.
    • Results of 2010 financial audit
  • Council Meeting 28 April 2011

    Thu, 2011-04-28 20:05 - 20:39
    • Present: John Ferlito, Mary Gardiner, Michael Carden, Peter Lieverdink, Kelly Yeoh.
    • Apologies: Alice Boxhall, Joshua Hesketh.


    • LCA bid process
      Apparently there is a bid, says twitter.
    • Budget progress
      No discussion in Josh's absence
    • Drupal Down Under 2012
      Sponsors are signing on.
    • Progress of 2010 financial audit
  • Council Meeting 14 April 2011

    Thu, 2011-04-14 20:03 - 21:04
    • Present: Peter Lieverdink, John Ferlito, Mary Gardiner, Joshua Hesketh, Kelly Yeoh, Michael Carden, 
    • Apologies: Alice Boxhall


    • LCA bid process
      We're in the middle of the formal bid process. Should send reminder  from council announcment in the next few days.
    • Budget progress
  • Council Meeting 31 March 2011

    Thu, 2011-03-31 20:00 - 20:31


  • Linux Australia Council Update, March 2011

    News this month: LCA Ghosts, LCA2013, Council Face to Face, Policy Work, ADA Copyright Forum, Sub-committee policy available for review, Donations and grants, Community News.