About Blazing Swan

Blazing Swan Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation, run by a volunteer committee of burners that have been to Burning Man, America, several times and have also been closely involved in setting up and organising regional burns in South Africa (AfrikaBurn) and the east coast of Australia (Burning Seed). The committee is supported in its work by a large number of volunteers.

 

Objectives

The objects of the Blazing Swan Association are to:

  • organise, develop and promote:
    (i) an annual arts, music, and cultural festival which is inclusive, accepting, and safe;
    (ii) other related events promoting self expression, identity and understanding;
  • foster and create new art projects in Western Australia;
  • develop and support workshops and training activities;
  • support and develop community based fundraising events to further the Association’s objects;
  • train volunteers to facilitate the Association’s objects; and
  • conduct the Association’s activities in an environmentally sustainable manner.

Memberships to Blazing Swan Inc.

As Blazing Swan is a community driven not for profit incorporated association, it is operated and managed by its members.

To be involved in the community and to have a say in how Blazing Swan is run, then fill out the below form and get it signed by two Blazing Swan members and submit to info@blazingswan.com.au (if you need help with members to sign your form please contact us via email)

Membership Form  Constitution

 Committee 2017 – 2018

Yeti AKA Daniel Taylor

Yeti AKA Daniel Taylor

Chair / Founder / Selleys No More Gaps Lead

Oly AKA Damon Pages-Oliver

Oly AKA Damon Pages-Oliver

Committee / CEO / Founder / Theme Camp Coordinator

Teacup AKA Cat Conner

Teacup AKA Cat Conner

Secretary / Founder / Signage / MOOP

Grimtooth AKA Matthew Robinson

Grimtooth AKA Matthew Robinson

Treasurer / Founder / Gate Lead

Kate Derry

Kate Derry

Committee / Greeters

Pommie AKA Stephen Soames

Pommie AKA Stephen Soames

Vice Chair / Ranger Lead

RyeGuy AKA RyeGirl AKA Ryan Linkowski

RyeGuy AKA RyeGirl AKA Ryan Linkowski

Committee

Knuckles AKA eFeXeM AKA Frank Mitchell

Knuckles AKA eFeXeM AKA Frank Mitchell

Committee / Founder / Art

Peter Eastwood

Peter Eastwood

Committee

Risky AKA Richard Mørup

Risky AKA Richard Mørup

Committee / Risk Management

 Previous Committee Members

Angus Priest AKA Goose

Angus Priest AKA Goose

Ex-Committee / Former Effigy & Temple Lead / Founder

Hana Priest AKA Fire Girl

Hana Priest AKA Fire Girl

Founder / Ex-Committee / Fire Tribe

Cat Slack

Cat Slack

Ex-Committee / Former Volunteer Lead

Paul Jorgenson

Paul Jorgenson

Founder / Ex-Committee

Wes Lamont

Wes Lamont

Founder / Ex-Committee & Former Ranger Lead

The Blazing Swan Committee would like to thank the Lucchesi Family for the use of the Bush Races site on their farm - for just being so very helpful for everything!

Blazing Swan thanks the Lucchesi Family

Without the cooperation of the Kulin Shire Blazing Swan would not be possible!

Blazing Swan thanks the Kulin Shire

Kulin Bush Races committee - thank you for all your support in setting up the event and the infrastructure!

Blazing Swan thanks the Kulin Bush Races committee

Thanks to the entire team at Kulin's St John's Ambulance. Thanks for your help and support!

Blazing Swan thanks Kulin St John's Ambulance

Lets face it - without the volunteers we would be lost! Thank you all for your time and energy to make Blazing Swan the amazing event it is.

Blazing Swan thanks all our Volunteers