Why Join?

For over 40 years the Humanist Society of Queensland (HSQ) has provided a voice for the non-religious in areas from anti-discrimination legislation to public education policy to marriage equality. We are dependent upon membership to fund the running of HSQ and grow a constituency which really counts in our advocacy work.

What Do I Get For HSQ Membership?

Aside from the warm glow of supporting our work HSQ membership entitles you to:

  • Reduced price entry to our conventions.
  • The option of subscription to the Australian Humanist.
  • The right to propose and vote on motions at our General Meetings and AGM.
  • Free annual subscription (quarterly) to Australian Humanist magazine.

Membership Fees

Our annual membership fees are as follows:

  • Working – $20
  • Retired  –  $10
  • Unemployed or student in full-time study – $10

Fees are due for renewal annually on joining date.

Financial members will receive a reminder via email when their annual membership is due for renewal.


You can pay your membership by:

  • Internet funds transfer to our Commonwealth Bank account, using your name and postcode as the reference. HSQ banking details provided at checkout.
  • Deposit at your local Branch of the Commonwealth Bank, quoting your name and postcode.
  • Posting a cheque/ money order to The Treasurer HSQ, GPO Box 2041 Brisbane, QLD 4001
  • PayPal


Payment is now handled by an e-commerce cart which provides a simple membership form and direct deposit banking details. You will be provided with the appropriate payment details when you complete your order. This is a new system, so if you have any difficulties please let us know.

Membership Application and Renewal Page