you are an Australian Bush Balladeer performer, a purchaser of Bush
Ballad product, or Bush Ballad Artist Supporter - this Association
is for you!
As a member you receive - "The Balladeers Bulletin" - A
quarterly magazine - containing artists profiles / articles
/ poetry / album releases / product advertising, and tour dates.
Artist / Members can write in with info on themselves and activities
(For more info on the
All Members receive a 10% discount on MAIL ORDER purchases
of A.B.B.A. Merchandise/or A.B.B.A. Concerts.
(Must supply Membership Card details with order)
** The discount DOES NOT APPLY to ABBA CD Compilation album
purchases made directly via the PAYPAL link on this website.
Online purchases are a flat rate.
No extra postage is charged as would apply with mail order.
NOTE the following re Membership payment options :)
IF PAYING DIRECT INTO ABBA account (EG paying NEW or RENEWAL membership)
via deposit into the ABBA bank account at a bank PLEASE ID your payment
(Surname or invoice number).
Retain a copy of the receipt, and RETURN a copy of the receipt with
your form to the secretary with membership application/or renewal.
If PAYING via your own online banking into the
ABBA account, (for NEW or RENEWAL) please EMAIL us the PAYMENT receipt
number. (Account details on Membership Application link below)
FOR NEW APPLICATIONS (NOT paying through Paypal options)
Membership Application (Pdf) MUST be completed with name/address
and payment box ticked and online payment receipt/or cheque included
with it, so we can process your Application swiftly.
THOSE USING THE PAYPAL OPTION BELOW
(The ADD TO CART Button gives you the option of paying using a Paypal
account or via your own card)
Those joining or renewing through the Paypal link DO NOT
have to mail/email the Membership Application form (PDF) with receipt
of the Paypal payment.
use the PAYPAL payment option below.
BEFORE going to the ADD TO CART button complete the
1. SELECT either NEW MEMBER or RENEWAL dropdown box
2. INCLUDE your PHONE OR MOBILE NUMBER and EMAIL ADDRESS
in the boxes so we can contact you if any mailing issues.
(Eg., a mailed bulletin was returned 'no longer at address'
3. Once you have done the above and click on
the ADD TO CART link, and make your selection of EITHER paying
through a personal Paypal account or choosing 'Don't Have a Paypal
Acount? continue' option to pay direct with your OWN card.
Make SURE the ADDRESS you supply is CORRECT. This
is the address we will mail your bulletin to.
You may also go to ADD TO THE CART page and delete purchases accidentally
added BEFORE you make payment.
Once payment is made if there is any problem with address/contact
details submitted you will need to email
us directly with the copy of the receipt of Paypal payment
Fees cover 12 months (4 issues of the bulletin)
from whenever you join in the calendar year.
Fees inc. GST.
Pertains to a person with published work with recognised status as
professional performer/industry identity. 1 bulletin per household
$35.00 (Increase from February 2017)
Pertains to persons with published work with recognised status as
professional performers/industry identities. 1 bulletin per household
No Voting Rights — General public and/or performer
Receive 1 Bulletin per Household quarterly )
$25.00 (Increase from February 2017)
Same Address— No Voting Rights—
General public and/or performers. 1 bulletin per household quarterly.
ASSOCIATE MEMBER (Under
No Voting Rights— Must be a performer. 1 bulletin per household quarterly
with Butterfly clip)
$5 each -
Members & Joining Members + $1 postage
( Australia). TOTAL $6.00
If just purchasing a badge ALONE without membership
NEW or RENEWAL, just the emailed order will be sufficient.
We will post out badge order once Paypal advise us the payment has
PAYING VIA PAYPAL?
If payment for RENEWAL MEMBERSHIP is to be made
via bank deposit/or personal online banking please email
us the payment receipt of that.
If payment is for NEW MEMBERSHIP made via bank deposit/or personal
online banking please include receipt of payment with Application
If paying by cheque
include with Application Form
PLEASE CONTINUE to
Membership Application (PDF)
Print and mail. All details on it.