Palms Australia is a unique, independent and democratic organisation, open to the direction of its members. The board has five directors elected by members. It is an agency whose legal structure is voluntary, not-for-profit and non-government. Palms membership enables people to shape Palms’ vision.

Members are an essential part of achieving our vision of people cooperating across cultures in order to achieve a just, sustainable, interdependent and peaceful world free of poverty. Members receive full reports on our work and direct the organisation by participating in general meetings, organisational reviews and electing the board of directors.

Pricing for Palms membership in 2020/21 is as follows:

  • Single: $80
  • Concession/Pensioner: $40
  • Couple: $120

If you would like to become a 2020/21 member or renew your existing membership of Palms Australia, please either download the membership form (PDF) and return to and make a direct deposit to the account below or fill out the electronic form below.

Direct deposits mean less fees taken by banks and third parties and more funds for community programs. You can deposit your membership fee into the following account.

BSB: 062-784
Account No: 789 5202
Account Name: Palms Australia

To help us identify your payment, please use your name and ‘membership’ as reference.

One-year membership

Total Amount: $0.00

Three-year membership

Members who subscribe to a three-year membership will be charged on the same date annually. Unlike year-by-year members, three-year members pay the same amount each year.

Total Amount: $0.00

Recurring Total: $80.00/month

Complimentary membership

Complimentary membership is granted to those who have supported Palms with donations exceeding $1000 in the past financial year and those currently sharing their skills on an assignment abroad.

    I am a current Palms Australia international program participant.I have donated over $1000 within the past financial year.I would like to be considered for complementary membership