ECCV is pleased to host our Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, 30 November from 6-8.30pm. The AGM is an opportunity to learn about our achievements over the past year, and discuss priorities for our members and communities in the year ahead.

This year’s AGM will also include elections for 2023-25 vacancies in the ECCV Board of Directors. 

Everyone is welcome to attend, but please note that only ECCV members are eligible to take part in the elections.
Light refreshments will be provided. If you have any questions, please get in touch at

When: 6-8.30pm on Thursday, 30 November 2023

Maltese Community Council of Victoria
467-477 Royal Parade, Parkville

2023 Keynote Speaker

We are delighted to host The Hon Steve Bracks AC, one of Victoria’s longest serving Premiers, as keynote speaker at this year’s AGM.

Mr Bracks was committed to building an inclusive and harmonious Victoria throughout his term as Premier. He was responsible for introducing the Multicultural Victoria Act (2004) and the Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act (2006), which made Victoria the first Australian state to put formal protection of human rights into law.

Nominees for ECCV Board of Directors

There are 12 candidates standing for nine elected positions. One nomination* was received for the regional council representative position. You can read their nominee statements here.

  • Abiola Akinbiyi
  • Joe Caputo
  • Yolette De Zilwa
  • Tina Douvos-Stathopoulos
  • Medha Gunawardana
  • Deepak Joshi
  • Gabrielle Marchetti
  • Jenny Matic
  • Eddie Micallef
  • Jill Morgan
  • Richard Ogetii*
  • Kenny Tran
  • Minwen Wu



  1. Welcome, Acknowledgement of Country
  2. Guest Speaker: The Hon Steve Bracks
  3. Declaration of Conflict of Interest
  4. Approval of Agenda Items
  5. Confirmation of the Minutes of the 2022 Annual General Meeting
  6. Chairperson’s Report
  7. Treasurer’s Report and acceptance of the FY22-23 audited accounts
  8. Appointment of Auditor
  9. Chief Executive Officer’s Report
  10. Other Business
  11. Life Membership Nominations
  12. Announcement of elected Board Members
  13. Close