President David Jones
12th December 6:15 pm for 6:30 start
Green Acres Golf Club
51 Elm Grove, Kew East, VIC
Join us for a Xmas celebration with entertainment provided by the Police Band. The cost is $60/ head and includes a three course meal and wine on the table.
- Robynne Quiggin – Wiradjuri lawyer
Tue 27th Feb
Robynne is a Wiradjuri lawyer and has worked across legal and policy areas of relevance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians including, human rights, consumer issues, financial services, governance, rights to culture, heritage and the arts. Robynne has served on a number of boards including the Arts Law Centre of Australia and Gadigal Information Services. She is currently deputy chair of the board of Bangarra Dance Theatre, a Trustee of the Australian Museum, chair of Westpac’s Indigenous Advisory Committee, a director of the board of the Lowitja Institute and a member of the Indigenous Law Bulletin’s Editorial Panel. Robynne was Deputy Commissioner to the Acting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, Professor Gillian Triggs.
- Learn the Secrets of Longevity from the Greek Fountain of Youth
Tue 30th Jan
Yang Xu, the founder of World Class Health Tours, has discovered many secret and amazing places around the world from travelling to over 35 countries and all 6 continents. Yang's talk will be centered around longevity, wellness, living your best life and doing what you’re passionate about in life. He brings the best of his knowledge and experience, as well as a contagious enthusiasm, to every event. Every speaking opportunity lights him up with passion and possibility. All of his talks include a unique fusion of science, spirit and experience and can blend everything from academic research, business statistics and psychology, to real life case studies and ancient wisdom teachings. People leave with both their intellect and their emotions stretched, and with fresh ideas, new perspectives and real actions.
- Elida Brereton
Tue 19th Dec
Our speaker is Elida Brereton, retired Principal of Camberwell High School. She is to speak about her 43 years as a teacher / principal and her short, but memorable career, as Miss Murray on the ABC program Summer Heights High. Her topic School then and now will show how schooling has changed incredibly since we were all at school. Elida is the Chair of Boroondara Cares Board.