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The Board plays a vital part in overseeing the affairs of the Royal Zoological Society of South Australia and setting the strategic directions for Zoos SA.

Nominations for two positions on this Board have now closed and we’re pleased to announce six candidates.

As there are more nominations than vacancies, an election is to be conducted to enable members of the Society to select two Board members from the six candidates.

Only financial members of the Society who are 18 years of age or older on 31 August 2021 are eligible to vote.

Information on the candidates can be found here

Onsite voting will again be the preferred method and will be available for members from 21 September to 5 October 2021.

Members are encouraged to visit the zoo and vote in person using a pre-printed voting slip located at Adelaide Zoo Retail Shop and Minchin House, or at Monarto Safari Park Visitor Centre.

Ballot boxes will be located in each of these areas as per previous years.

The envelope in which you seal your vote will require you to put your member number and name on the back to validate your vote.

If you prefer to undertake voting by mail, please contact Alena Mylchreest on  08 8230 1222 or via email to to request your postal vote pack – Please use POSTAL VOTE PACK as your subject line.

Cut-off date for postal packs is 5pm Monday, 27 September 2021.

We urge you to cast your vote in this important election and to ensure that you follow the instructions correctly.

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About Zoos SA

Zoos SA is a not-for-profit conservation charity that exists to connect people with nature and save species from extinction. Zoos SA acknowledges the Country on which we stand always was, and always will be, Aboriginal land and we pay our deepest respect and gratitude to Kaurna (Adelaide Zoo) and Ngarrindjeri (Monarto Safari Park) Elders, past, present and emerging. We undertake critical conservation work throughout Australia and acknowledge the traditional custodians of these lands.

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