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2009

January 11

We held our first AGM.

2008

November 18

http://www.wikimedia.org.au is officially launched.

November 12

We began receiving members.

August 6

Consumer Affairs Victoria accepted our Rules and we became officially incorporated.

July 31

Reforumulated Statement of Purpose is resubmitted (with the Rules) to Consumer Affairs Victoria for approval, having been initially rejected for being too brief.

April 20

Incorporation meeting was held. Around 20 Wikimedians from multiple locations across Australia took part. We were able to use a conference call to link up Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Sydney and Hobart. At this meeting we agreed to adopt our draft Rules, and approved Brianna Laugher, Charles Gregory, Daniel Bryant, John Vandenberg, Nathan Carter, Sarah Ewart and Stephen Bain as the interim committee.

March 1

Our draft Rules were approved by the Wikimedia Chapters Committee and the Wikimedia Foundation Board.

2006

March

The wikimediaau-l mailing list springs into life.

January 8

The Wikimedia Australia page on meta is first started.