Provincial Grand Court of Australia 2015



A special assembly of the Provincial Grand Court of Australia was held at Willoughby, Sydney on Saturday 7 March 2015, which saw the Grand Master MWBro Paul Johnston install RWBro Arthur Macken as Assistant Grand Master in Charge of Australia, and the Assistant Grand Master RWBro Chris Ansell install RWBro Richard Elkington as Provincial Grand Master for Australia. The new Provincial Grand Master then installed WBro Herbie Mailey as his deputy and WBros Donald Dezentje and Michael Burrell as Assistant Provincial Grand Masters.


The meeting was honoured also by the presence of RExComp Warren Dews, 2nd Grand Principal of USGC of NSW and ACT and the Grand Master of the UGL of NSW and ACT, MWBro Derek Robson, who were themselves escorted by many distinguished visitors from USCG and UGL of NSW and ACT.


The Grand Master was accompanied on this visit to Australia by the Assistant Grand Master RWBro Chris Ansell, the Provincial Grand Master for East Anglia, RWBro Brian Coshall. the Grand Secretary VWBro Michael Eckley, the Grand Registrar VWBro Tony Burke (who at the 11th hour was called upon to act as Grand Marshal - which he undertook with great distinction), and the Deputy Grand Secretary VWBro Nick Le Grys.