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Welcome to the Volunteer Ambulance Officers Association of Tasmania website. Whether you are a long-standing member of the association,

a new volunteer or someone who is thinking about becoming a volunteer ambulance
officer, we hope you will find the site full of useful information.

“Making a Difference” – Tasmanian’s 600+ Volunteer Ambulance Officers

“Making a Difference” is a promotional video about the valuable work done by Tasmania’s 600+ volunteer ambulance officers.
The video was funded by the Australian

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November 2017 issue of First Response now available

Nov 06, 2017


Vol 22 No 2 is currently available. Please go to the First Response tab to download this issue.

We are currently in the process of adding past issues. Watch this space for further details.

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Call for nominations for the Board and Executive for 2017/2018

Oct 22, 2017
Volunteer Ambulance Officers Association of Tasmania Inc
Call for nominations for the Board and Executive
The VAOAT Annual General Meeting will be held at Campbell Town on Saturday 25th November. Nominations are sought from members interested in getting involved in the governance of the organisation. All roles are voluntary and unpaid, although expenses for travel etc will be reimbursed . There are eight positions for Ordinary Board Members and four Executive positions: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary. We encourage and welcome ‘new blood’ on the Board, and anybody considering nominating is invited to contact the President, or any of the Board members.
Nominations – with a proposer and seconder who are both current VAOAT members – should be sent, by mail or email, to the Public Officer by 15th November 2017. The nomination form is available here:
Dianne Coon
Public Officer
Volunteer Ambulance Officers Association of Tasmania Inc.
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Volunteer Ambulance Officers Association of Tasmania AGM 25th November 2017

Jul 12, 2017

As you may be aware, there will be no gathering held this year. VAOAT still need to run an AGM, this will be held at The Grange in Campbell Town starting at 10am sharp on Saturday the 25th November 2017.

The program will consist of a mini one day gathering with some items happening throughout the day. Morning Lunch, and afternoon tea will be provided and we will have you leaving by 4pm on the 25th.

The event will be open to all Ambulance Tasmania Volunteer’s and registration will be done via Eventbrite, and you will be advised in due course when registration’s will open. Normal VAOAT travel reimbursement will still apply, but VAOAT are encouraging normal car-pooling arrangements.

VAOAT are looking forward to see all Volunteers on the day.

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May 17, 2017

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