Become a Member of the WMA

The Williamstown Maritime Association has been able to survive and thrive with the general public joining as members. Membership provides the WMA with funding to carry out structural work and events. Please join us to help preserve this valuable public asset as a working maritime precinct for future generations.

Please download and print the hardcopy membership form here and email to, or send it with your remittance by post to Williamstown Maritime Association, PO Box 61, Williamstown VIC 3016. Payment can be made at the Tavern or by cheque, or by eftpos to Bendigo Bank, BSB 633 000, Account 123759664 (please include surname, initials and membership in the details).

Membership is $30 for an individual or $40 for a family.

The WMA’s Rules for the association under Consumer Affairs Victoria can be viewed here. Once your application for membership has been sent to the WMA, it will go before the next meeting of the association’s committee for approval. The committee meets on the second Tuesday of each month. Once approved, our membership secretary will send out a membership card to you. If you have any enquiries, please email

Please carry the card when entering the Pirates Tavern or any gated event on the site. All information provided for this application will be kept confidential by the WMA.

Benefits of Membership include:

  • 10% discounts on alcoholic drinks only (does not apply to private functions)
  • Free or discounted entry to Tavern events
  • Membership nights
  • Regular Newsletter
  • Members only cash draws
  • Live music


  • Membership and membership cards are not transferable
  • Replacement cards are $10
  • Cards must be shown to receive discount
  • Membership discounts do not apply to private functions


Previous WMA Newsletters

WMAnews-Mar 2015
WMAnews-Oct 2014
WMAnews-Aug 2014
WMAnews-May 2014
WMAnews-Mar 2014
WMAnews-Jan 2014
WMAnews-Nov 2013
WMAnews-Jun 2013
WMAnews-May 2013
WMAnews-Jan 2013
WMAnews-May 2012
WMAnews-Feb 2012