Membership

The supports and encourages individuals by providing a safe, friendly, and well equipped environment for lapidary craft by offering support, knowledge, social interaction for members offering a quality safe working area. The club also offers quality volunteer member-led workshops and education programs as well as individual support for those that wish to work at their own pace using the clubs workshop equipment and space.


How to Join


  1.  Visit the clubrooms during open times
  2.  Look around the workshops and meet some of the members in action and learn what club and lapidary is all about
  3. If you like what you see, fill out a membership application form and return the complete form to the clubroom along with your one-off joining fee and annual subscription payments.
  4. Once you are approved by the committee as a new member you will then be taught how to cut your first cabochon.
  5. Annual subscriptions are due on 1st November Annually.
  6. (Sorry folks - failure to pay your annual subscription by February, means you will need to rejoin as a member (club rules))

Fees

Adult                                            
 Joining Fee                                          $35           
 Annual subscription                              $40
 Two members at the same address     $70       

Junior 
 No joining fee   
 Annual subscription                              $25            

Associate                                                 
 Annual subscription                              $20            
 Magazine Only Members                     $20              


Membership Benefits  

  • Great value for money
  • Meet new people who want learn and share their skills
  • Free instruction in lapidary skills
  • Access to fully equipped workshops to support your hobby
  • Access to affordable classes for silversmith, stone carving, faceting, chain maille, wire wrapping - to mention a few
  • Monthly Mordi Agate newsletter 
  • Friendly and safe environment  to work at your own pace under supervision of trained duty officers
  • Volunteering opportunities within the club and the Annual Gemfair
  • Opportunity to attend AGM's and general meetings.