Board & Members
The Australian Outward Bound Foundation (OBA) is a not-for-profit public company limited by guarantee. OBA is registered as a charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission (ACNC).
Board membership is voluntary. We aim for Board composition to reflect a balance of outdoor education experience, professional expertise, diversity and geographic cover.
The Australian Outward Bound Development Fund Board
The Australian Outward Bound Development Fund (AOBDF) is subsidiary of OBA with deductible gift recipient (DGR) status associated with its purpose to support disadvantaged Australians through Outward Bound’s mission. In addition to the OBA Directors, the AOBDF Board is comprised of:
Foundation members have voting rights at the Annual General Meeting and are invited to participate in our annual membership donation program. Foundation members tend to be long standing members of the OBA community. Interested in becoming an OBA Foundation Member?
The Annual General Meeting of The Australian Outward Bound Foundation is held at the end of each year. An invitation to attend the AGM is extended to the Outward Bound Australia community. Foundation Members are eligible to vote.
The Financial Reports of OBA and AOBDF are registered with the ACNC aligned with compliance requirements for charitable organisations.
OBA’s Annual Reports for recent years are available here:
2022 Annual Report
2021 Annual Report
2020 Annual Report
2019 Annual Report
2018 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report