Area 35 Contests
Oct.
14
7:00 pm19:00

Area 35 Contests

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Area 35 Humorous and Table Topic Contests

Date: Monday, 14th October 2019

Start Time: 7:00 for 7:30 pm

End Time: 9:30 pm

Cost: Free entry

Venue: Wattle Grove Toastmasters, at the Moorebank Library and Community Centre - corner Maddecks Ave and Nuwarra Rd, Moorebank 2170

Organiser: Sebastian Sabater 0421 744 770

Email: sabater@bigpond.com

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Pathways Beginners & Base Camp Managers Bootcamp
Oct.
20
10:00 am10:00

Pathways Beginners & Base Camp Managers Bootcamp

Pathways Beginners & Base Camp Managers Bootcamp

10am - 12pm

Bankstown Sports Club

Bookings can be made HERE.

Download the flyer HERE.

MEANWHILE IN CANBERRA……

Running a Successful Meeting presented by John Jennings, Immediate Past District Director

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Ainslie Football Clubs, 52 Wakefield Ave Ainslie

Bookings can be made HERE.

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Area 2 & Area 38Contests
Oct.
23
7:30 pm19:30

Area 2 & Area 38Contests

Area 2 Humorous and Table Topics Contest

Date: 23rd October 2019

Start Time: 7.30pm

End Time: 9.30pm

Cost: $17.00 per person

Venue: Cronulla Sharkies Leagues Club, Aqua South Rm Level 1, 461 Captain Cook Drive Wooloware

Organiser: Katherine BURCHMORE 0422 766 895

Email: area2@d70toastmasters.org.au

RSVP by 20 October 2019

ON THE SAME DATE…

Area 38 Humorous and Table Topics Contests

Date: 23rd October 2019

Start Time: 5.45pm

End Time: 8.30pm

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Area 9 Contests
Oct.
28
7:00 pm19:00

Area 9 Contests

2019 Area 9 - Lachlan Division Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest

Come along to see some of Southern Sydney's best Humorous & Table Topics Speakers. You will not be disappointed!

Date: Monday, 28th October 2019

Start Time: 7.00pm Briefings for Contestants, Judges and Functionary Roles

End Time: 9.00pm

Cost: Free

Venue:  Scot's Arncliffe Club, 29 Burrows Street, ARNCLIFFE NSW

Organiser: Alicia Curtis 0405 609 701

Email: ldiv@d70toastmasters.org.au

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Area 5 & Area 10 Contests
Oct.
31
6:00 pm18:00

Area 5 & Area 10 Contests

Area 5 Humorous Speech & Table Topic Contests

Hosted at Torrens Club

Date: Thursday, 31st October 2019

Time: 6pm

Venue: Torrens University, 333 Kent Street, Sydney 2000

Enquiries: area5@d70toastmasters.org.au

Download the flyer HERE.

ON THE SAME NIGHT IN A DIFFERENT PART OF SYDNEY…

Area 10 Humorous Speech & Table Topic Contests

Come along and see some of Inner Sydney's best Humorous and Table Topics speakers.

Date: Thursday, 31st October 2019

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Briefing: 6 pm for all contestants, judges and functionary roles

Cost: $4 (Pay at door)

Venue: UTS, Building 11, Level 6. Room 408, 81 Broadway, Ultimo 2007.

Organiser: Chris Taplin 0409 469 896

Email: area10@d70toastmasters.org.au

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Speakers Forum & Seminar + Area 19 Contests
Nov.
17
9:00 am09:00

Speakers Forum & Seminar + Area 19 Contests

District 70 Speakers Forum & Seminar

Bankstown Sports Club, 8 Greenfield Parade, Bankstown

9am-12pm - Speakers Forum

1pm-4pm - Seminar

Meanwhile in Monaro Division:

Area 19 Contests - International Speech, Humorous Speech, Evaluation & Table Topics Contests

Times 11am - 4pm

Venue: Raiders Belconnen, 140 Hardwick Cres, Holt.

Hosted by Triangle Toastmasters Club.

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Pathways Training at Area 20
Dec.
15
11:30 am11:30

Pathways Training at Area 20

Pathways Training at Area 20

Two interactive sessions: "How to login, choose your first Path and work through your Projects" and "Duties of the Base Camp Manager".

Date: Sunday, 15th December 2019

Start Time: 11:30 am

End Time: 3:00 pm

Cost: Free of charge

Venue: Revesby Workers Club, 2B Brett Street, Revesby NSW

Organiser: Sebastian Sabater 0421 744 770

Email : pathways@d70toastmasters.org.au

Bookings can be made HERE.

Download the flyer HERE.

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Pathways Training at Lachlan
Sep.
28
9:00 am09:00

Pathways Training at Lachlan

Lachlan Division will be hosting a 4 hour dedicated Pathways Session on Saturday 28th September

Learn to log in, choose your first Path and navigate through Pathways. Also: Tips for Base Camp Managers.

Venue: St Joseph’s Catholic Church, 2 Missenden Road, Camperdown (the home of Divine Mercy Toastmasters)

Time: 9am - 1pm

Cost: Free of charge

Organiser: Alicia Curtis

Bookings: ldiv@d70toastmasters.org.au

Download the flyer HERE.

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Central Division Pathways Session + Area 36 Contests
Sep.
26
6:00 pm18:00

Central Division Pathways Session + Area 36 Contests

Date: Thursday 26th of Sept 2019

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Venue: Torrens Uni, 333 Kent Street, Sydney

Agenda

Session 1: 6:00 - 6:45 PM - Introduction to Pathways

It will be a presentation to support members to be familiar with and how to start on pathways.

Session 2: 7:00 - 8:00 PM - Login to pathways and experience it

Session will focus on experiencing pathways by login to pathways. Facilitators will be on hand to answer any questions and help to get started on pathways.

All attendees are welcome to join both sessions or one of the sessions.

Please bring a laptop to the session 2 so to get the best out of the session.

Bookings can be made HERE.

ON THE SAME DAY

Area 36 Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contests

Date: Thursday 26 September 2019

Time: 10am (Contestants to arrive at 9.30am) - 12 noon

Cost: FREE

Venue: Easts Rugby Club, 22a O’Sullivan Road, Bellevue Hill

Kindly hosted by Cranbrook Toastmasters

Organiser: Francesca Boyer 0414 654 290

Email: franobyer@gmail.com

Download the flyer HERE.

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Pathways Virtual Session + Revesby Gavel Club
Sep.
15
10:00 am10:00

Pathways Virtual Session + Revesby Gavel Club

District 70 Toastmasters invites you to a PATHWAYS VIRTUAL SESSION

Sunday 15 September from 2pm - 3pm

From the comfort of your own home you’ll be able to learn:

  • How to log in to Pathways

  • Choose your first Path

  • Prepare your first Project (the Ice Breaker)

  • Complete Level 1

  • Followed by a Q&A session

Bookings can be made HERE.

Download the flyer HERE.

ON THE SAME DAY IN REVESBY

Revesby Toastmasters invites you to Revesby Gavel Club.

If you are under 18 and interested in developing self confidence in facing an audience, come along to the next meeting on Sunday 15 December from 10am - noon.

Venue: Revesby Workers Club, 2B Brett Street, Revesby

For more information, please phone 0408 437 624 or email: dlm8@bigpond.com

Download the flyer HERE.

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District Council Meeting (Virtual) & Workshop
Sep.
14
9:00 am09:00

District Council Meeting (Virtual) & Workshop

Notice of virtual District 70 Council Meeting

TO: All District 70 Council Members
CC: Club Officers, D70 Staff and Past District Directors/Governors

Notice is hereby given that the virtual District 70 Council Meeting will take place on: 

DATE:   Saturday, 14th September 2019
TIME:    9:00am (virtual registration); 10:00am start.
VENUE:  Zoom Video Conference 
(Contact your Division and Area Directors for physical viewing locations)
   Physical Viewing available at Bankstown Sports Club
   8 Greenfield Parade, Bankstown, NSW 2200
ZOOM:  Please download the Zoom Video Conference Application on your device(s).
RSVP - REGISTER TO VOTE:  All Club Presidents and VPEs are required to vote to represent their clubs. Please register to vote by clicking on the link below (numbers are required to determine whether quorum can be achieved.)  No proxies are allowed. Links to instructions on how to vote will be emailed to all registered voters and will be available on the D70 Website closer to time. 

CLICK TO REGISTER TO VOTE NOW
for District Council Meeting

According to the Bylaws of Toastmasters International Article X(e): Voting
"When the voting process is conducted virtually, no proxies will be permitted. Each district council member must cast their own vote. District executive committee members are entitled to one vote and may cast up to two additional votes as a club president or vice president of education. All other members of the district council shall be limited to a maximum of two votes."

The District Council comprises: 

  • Club Presidents and Club Vice Presidents Education (VPE)

  • District Executive Committee (includes the District Director, Program Quality Director, Club Growth Director, Administration Manager, Finance Manager, Public Relations Manager, Immediate Past District Director.

  • Division Directors and Area Directors

DRAFT AGENDA

  • Opening

  • Acknowledgement of Country

  • Toastmasters International Mission Statement & Core Values

  • Remembrance

  • Establishment of Quorum (Quorum is 1/3 of the Club Presidents and VPEs from member clubs in the district.)

  • Apologies

  • Motion on Notice

  • Minutes of District Council Meeting held on 18 May 2019
    a) District 70 Contest Results 2018-2019

  • Correspondence a) Received b) Sent

  • District Officer Reports

  • Annual Conference Report

  • General Business

  • Announcements

  • Close

We will verify votes by the email address and names extracted from the Toastmasters International database and preferences indicated in the RSVP. Please ensure your Club President and VPE have received this email.

Following the meeting there will be a workshop at Bankstown Sports Club with special guest presenters. All are invited to attend. Details will be available shortly and placed on the District website.

[Click to download the 2019 September Agenda and Reports Book]

[Click to download the 2019-2020 Annual Budget]

FOLLOWING THE VIRTUAL MEETING

(approx. 11.30am)

AT BANKSTOWN SPORTS CLUB, VIEW THE 2019 INTERNATIONAL SPEECH CONTEST 6 FINALISTS PLUS PANEL DISCUSSION BY PAST DISTRICT WINNERS.

Download the flyer HERE.

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Lachlan Division - Master Class on Humorous Speaking
Sep.
11
6:30 pm18:30

Lachlan Division - Master Class on Humorous Speaking

A Master Class Session on Humorous Speaking with David Klemm

A Lachlan Division event, but open to all District 70 members.

Humorous Speech Workshop for upcoming Area Contests

Wednesday 11th September 2019

6.30pm - 8.30pm

Cost: Free

Venue: Quaker House, 119 Devonshire Street, SURRY HILLS NSW 2010

Organiser: Alicia Curtis 0405 609 701

Email Address: ldiv@d70toastmasters.org.au

Download the flyer HERE.

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SMAC Workshop
Aug.
4
1:00 pm13:00

SMAC Workshop

Join us at the SMAC (Sponsorship, Mentoring & Coaching) Workshop on Sunday 4th August from 1pm - 4pm.

Venue is the Revesby Workers Club, 2B Brett Street, Revesby.

It is at Revesby Workers Club on Sunday 4th August from 1.00pm to 4.00pm,

This course is designed to show the ins & outs of sponsoring or mentoring a new club and explore ways to coach a club to success.

Bookings can be made HERE.

Download the flyer HERE.

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District 70 Changeover & Awards Dinner
Jul.
20
5:45 pm17:45

District 70 Changeover & Awards Dinner

You are invited to the DISTRICT 70 CHANGEOVER & AWARDS DINNER

Saturday 20th July

Venue: Liverpool Catholic Club, 424-458 Hoxton Park Road, Liverpool

Cost: $60 per person

5.45pm Cash bar will open

6.15pm Doors will open

6.30pm All guests must be in the room as requested by Liverpool Catholic Club

6.30pm Networking session

7pm Proceedings commence

Accommodation is available at the Mercure Hotel attached to the club. The price has been discounted to $157/night when you advise you are attending the Toastmasters function at the club.

Download the flyer HERE.

Bookings can be made HERE.

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