15 Aug WA’s Premier Speaking Competition
The 2016 Arthur Garvey Speaker of the Year Competition!
WA’s Premier Speaking Competition is about to start.
All the details for the Public speaking competition heats are below. If you want to see some fantastic competition speeches by some of WA’s finest speakers then you won’t want to miss these heats.
Get along and support your local club members as they compete to be crowned:
WA’s Best Public Speaker
Heat #1 Monday August 22
Club 21 Belmont
Speakers: Ben Riley (Club 34), Gerry Derksen (Club 4+8), Nadia Truong (Club 2230), Derek Sparkes (Club 33), Karyn Cooper (Club 19)
Location: The Belmont Sports and Recreation Club, situated on the corner of Abernethy Road and Keane Street, Cloverdale.
Entry Details: please enter the Club through the main door.
Parking: Plenty of on-site parking is available.
Start: 6:15 for a 6:30 pm start
Cover Charge: $10. Refreshments & tea/coffee will be available; drinks may be purchased from the bar.
RSVP not required
Heat #2 Tuesday August 23
Victoria Park Club 15
Speakers: Frank Marshall (Club 34), Katelyn Lane (Club 19), Luke Matthews (Club 2230), Jacqui Holden (Club 19)
Constance Dewan (Club 2230), Mark Tatam (Club 4+8)
Location: The Eastman Lounge, Perth Hockey Stadium, Hayman Road, Victoria Park. Map of the venue location on the campus is included.
Parking: on-site parking is available and is free
Start time: 6:15 for a 6.30 pm start
Cover Charge: $25 (cash at the door, ATM on site or in advance via EFT to the Club)
Refreshments: cover charge includes a set meal (a vegetarian option will be available). Drinks may be purchased from the bar.
Please RSVP by Friday, 19th August to Ellita De Nardi email@example.com
Heat #3 Wednesday August 24
Foothills Club 11
Speakers: Lauren O’Neill (Club 19), Ellita De Nardi (Club 15), Riley Burkett (Club 19), Jan Teasdale (Club 21),
Jason Lim (Club 19)
Location: Foothills Rostrum Club 11, Board Room, Gosnells Hotel, 2149 Albany Hwy, Gosnells.
Entry Details: Enter the Hotel through the Railway Markets parking entrance. The Board Room is ahead and to the left.
Parking & Transit: plenty of free parking on site, the Gosnells railway station is 300m away.
Start time: 6:15 for a 6:30pm start
Cover Charge: $5
Refreshments: The cover charge includes light refreshments. Meals/drinks are available from the hotel at own expense if you would like, the Club recommends being at the hotel by 6:00 pm to order a meal as the hotel can be quite busy.
Please RSVP by 23rd August to Rick Staker at Rostrumclub11@bigpond.com
Heat #4 Tuesday August 30th
Leedy Speakers Club 64
Speakers: Angela McGuinness (Club 2230), Will Wong (Club 15), Peter McCredie (Club 4+8), Jacinth Watson (Club 15),
Peter Humphreys (Club 4+8), Jeanette Palumbo (Club 11)
Location: Department of Sport and Recreation Conference Room, Ground Floor, 246 Vincent Street, Leederville.
Entry details: Please enter through the main rear door (accessible at the rear of the building from the car park), sign in at reception, turn left to the Conference Room at the end of the corridor.
Parking & Transit: Free parking is available at the building and the Leederville Train station is nearby (650m / 8 min walk). Buses run on Oxford St and Vincent St – please check Transperth for times. A .pdf map is attached.
Start Time: 6:00pm
Cover Charge: $10
Refreshments: cover charge includes finger food, soft drink, tea & coffee. Drinks may be purchased.
Please RSVP by Thursday August 25th to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
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