Welcome to the Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Step Office website.

This website is intended as a resource for A.A. members, particularly those involved or interested in service work.

If you are new to Alcoholics Anonymous and would like information about meetings please go to www.aa.org.au

The Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Step Office is located at 46 Porter St Prahran and we are open seven days a week from 10am to 6pm (Monday – Friday) and 10am to 3pm (Saturday – Sunday).

Opening hours may vary depending on the availability of volunteer members so please call ahead first. (03) 9529 5948.

how to best communicate with us
Our office is staffed by volunteer members of Alcoholics Anonymous who will be happy to answer your questions or put you in touch with those who can.

Most of the Steering Committee members have full time work commitments so we usually do the work for our volunteer roles after hours or on the weekends.

Therefore, email is the most effective way to communicate with us and they are directed to Steering Committee Member or Volunteer best suited to your inquiry.

All communications are treated with the same level of care and attention and are answered in the order in which they are received. Our volunteers are committed to respond as soon as possible, usually within two (2) business days.

Please begin this process by selecting one of the choices provided below.

For inquiries of a general nature, information about the A.A. program of recovery, the AA Fellowship, or questions on the Traditions or A.A. service contact our
Minute Secretary info@aamelbourne.org.au

meetings books
To change your mailing address, arrange postage of meetings books or to find out how to include a group flier in our next mail out contact our
Mailout & Database Coordinator mailout@aamelbourne.org.au

To enquire about the progress of your literature order contact our
Literature Coordinator literature@aamelbourne.org.au

contributions or payments
To enquire about anything financial contact our
Treasurer accounts@aamelbourne.org.au

fun and fundraising events
To RSVP or to be of service at any of our fundraisers contact our
Events Chair events@aamelbourne.org.au

If you would like to be of service at the office by answering the help line (shifts are 10am-2pm or 2pm-6pm) contact our
Roster Coordinator roster@aamelbourne.org.au

meeting changes
To change any details about your meeting such at time or venue email editor@aatimes.org.au

group anniversaries
To tell us about an upcoming special event or group anniversary email editor@aatimes.org.au


In keeping with AA’s 7th Tradition of self-support, we only accept contributions from AA members and AA groups declining outside contributions.

where money and spirituality mix
Members celebrate sobriety by giving time, energy and money in support of our 12th Step – carrying the message—the basic service that the AA Fellowship offers. Members assure that group expenses are paid by putting money into the basket passed at each meeting. It is each member’s responsibility to support the services that have been requested by the AA Fellowship, to help facilitate AA’s vital 12th Step. Contributions are made in a spirit of sacrifice, and they honour AA’s code of “love and service.”

Contributions also underscore the spiritual nature of our Fellowship and our mutual love and trust. We have found that these contributions are as important to each member as they are to the service centres supported.

100% of your contributions, personal or group, are allocated to our operating costs of rent, telephone, web, technology, insurance, utilities, mail out and general expenses. This money is essential in enabling us to fulfil our primary purpose, as well as providing group services.

How to Contribute:
Cheque or money order payments may be made to:

AA 12 Step Office Incorporated
PO Box 3130
Prahran East Vic 3181

Payments can be transferred as follows:

AA 12 Step Office Contributions Account
063 243  1029 6223     (please note payee)

AA 12 Step Office Literature Account
063 243  1029 7832     (please note payee)