Become a Member
Established in 1992, the Tarot Guild of Australia is a membership-based organisation, bringing together Tarot enthusiasts, readers and teachers from across Australia and abroad. Whether you are new to Tarot or experienced, we offer you a unique opportunity to become part of an active community of like-minded people.
Become a member today!
3 Levels of Membership:
- Interest Membership – open to everyone, both inside Australia and Overseas
- Professional Membership – open to TGA Interest members with at least 3 months membership
- Honorary Membership – provides formal recognition of people who have made a major contribution to Tarot and to the Tarot Guild of Australia. Honorary Membership is by invitation only.
All potential members must read through the Tarot Guild of Australia Code of Ethics & Practice prior to applying for membership.
You will be required to adhere to the code as part of the application process.
About Interest Membership
Interest Membership is Open to Everyone!
$65 per yer, $55 for Australian Government Pensioner or Healthcare Concession card holders
- Attend monthly workshops at a discounted members-only rate. Workshops are held in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth and online.
- Enjoy special “members only” content on our website including tutorials, videos, a catalog of popular Tarot spreads (with instructions) and more!
- Connect and network with like-minded people through our Tarot Community.
- Enjoy your free edition of our magazine The Magician – three issues per year.
- Receive the TGA members’ monthly newsletter “Tarot Talk” via email.
- Take advantage of a 10% discount on all merchandise at the TGA bookshop, available at all events.
- Attend special workshops and seminars with international guest speakers both in person and online.
- Join us on social media: Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (links below).
- Become a published author by writing an article for The Magician or website.
About Professional Membership
Professional Membership is open to Interest Members with at least 3 months membership
$75 per year, $65 for Australian Government Pensioner or Healthcare Concession card holders
Professional Members enjoy all the benefits of Interest Membership plus:
- a certificate that entitles them to advertise their Tarot services as Professional Members of the Tarot Guild of Australia Inc.
- a free listing on our website’s “Find A Tarot Reader/Teacher” page (with basic contact information). Professional Members may also purchase a more robust advertisement on our website with more details about their offerings.
- permission to use the Tarot Guild logo to promote themselves as accredited Professional Members of TGA
Professional Members are those who have completed our Tarot certification process for Tarot readers and are able to:
- Demonstrate a sound understanding of the meanings usually ascribed to each of the 78 cards in the Tarot deck
- Make meaningful connections between cards to build an interpretation based on the symbols and images in the Tarot cards
- Use one or more Tarot spreads to interpret cards in a way that makes sense to the client
- Communicate with clients in a way that produces a positive experience for clients and for themselves as readers
- Respect their clients’ values and right to self-determination
- Abide by the Tarot Guild of Australia’s Code of Ethics and Practice in their professional practice
How to Apply for Professional Membership Certification
Download and review these important documents:
Transition Information Pack
Log of Readings
The TGA’s Code of Ethics and Practice
- Submit your Transition Application Form (see the button “START THE PROCESS” below) which includes paying the non-refundable transition application fee of $85.
- You will receive your Transition Exam Paper via email. The Transition Exam Paper consists of a series of questions to determine your knowledge of the Tarot. This will be emailed or posted to you upon receipt of your application form and payment.
- You have up to three months to complete the paper, which can be submitted electronically as a Microsoft Word document, or handwritten.
About Honorary Membership
Honorary Membership is by Invitation Only
Honorary Membership provides formal recognition of people who have made a major contribution to Tarot and to the Tarot Guild of Australia. Honorary Membership is by invitation only.
Current Honorary Members:
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