- Murray Deaker
(1ZB radio show)
- New Products
Wednesday December 20, 2000 is the close off date for all submissions.
It was agreed by the option4 group that all submissions will be
handed over to the Ministry of Fisheries on this date with a request
that we receive them back in for the option4 team to conduct a
demographic analysis of the submissions and data entry of e-mail
addresses supplies in order to keep option4 supporters informed
of the progress and status of their submission to the Rights Working
The option4 team is to meet at HQ on Beaumont
street (opposite W.S. Lauriesıs) on December 20 at 10:00 am for
final co-ordination of handing over submissions.
It was agreed by the group that Paul should be
the front person at the handing over of the submissions in order
to answer any technical questions should the media be present.
Bumper sticker sales are still going well and donations are
continuing to come in, although at a much reduced rate.
The status for the option4 fund to date stands
Opening Balance: Residual
Snapper Fighting Fund $473.65
November Balance $
22 Nov 1,464.27
29 Nov 2,255.00
14 Dec - website 1,441.69
14 Dec - stickers 4,000.00
18 Dec 499.30
as of 18 December $4,686.20
Murray Deaker (1ZB radio show)
Paul Barnes will speak with Murray Deaker on radio 1ZB talkback
Thursday Dec. 14 for the hour between 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm. (1080
AM) Talkback phone 0800-80-10-80.
Paul will be raising the issues of the publics
rights to harvest seafood and raise public awareness of the option4.co.nz
website and the option4 bumper stickers.
Scott reported that the previous radio show Paul
spoke to brought in 85 on-line submissions.
Concerns were raised regarding the future needs
by the option4 group to enlist the aide of a Lawyer specialising
in public rights.
Several members of the option4 team met with
a group of concerned businessmen several weeks ago who may be able
to assist financially with attaining such a lawyer.
Bill Cooke will report at the next meeting with
the details of the amount of time and estimated costs for the constitutional
As the submission close off date is December 20, it is important
for the option4 group to continue to receive donations and funding
from the public in order to continue to fulfill its role in drivng
for the 4 principles of option4. The option4 group will
need financial support in order to ensure it can travel to Wellington
when necessary to address both the Rights Working Group and the
Minister of Fisheries and to enliist the aide of a constitutional
was agreed by the group to come together at the next meeting with
well thought out plans for raising public awareness and support.
The next meeting will be held: January 25,
am - 12:30 pm
NZ Fishing News premises)