Speaker List

Here is the list of speakers planned for Term 1 2021.

You can downloaded this list from this link .

Please make sure you arrive early (at least by 9:15 on 1 March). Everyone is required to sign in and this will take longer than normal


MONDAY, 1 MARCH
9.45am Dr. MIKE JOY, Freshwater Ecologist
‘Is Government doing enough to improve water quality in NZ lakes and rivers?’

10.50am LYNETTE SHUM, Photographer & Oral Historian
‘The SS Ventnor: Shipwreck, Bones & Relationships – and whose story is it?’


MONDAY, 8 MARCH
9.45am JENNY SETCHELL, Author & Photographer
‘Cathedrals, Cameras, Computers and Calluses: On the road with an international
Concert Organist’
NB. Books and CD’s of Organ Music will be on sale.

10.50am COLIN JAMES, Political Correspondent
‘Beyond Jacinda’


MONDAY, 15 MARCH
9.45am GRAEME MCLEOD
‘Commonwealth Orders, Decorations and Medals’

10.50am BOB MAYSMOR
‘A Passion for Travel – the Highs and Lows of travel to 168 Countries & 22 Territories’


MONDAY, 22 MARCH
9.45am BRUCE TAYLOR, Rail Transport Enthusiast & Writer
‘A History of the Wellington to Manawatu Railway, with particular reference to its ‘Impact on Kapiti’

10.50am MARY O’KEEFFE, Archaeologist
‘Archaeology – The Mackays to Peka Peka Expressway’


MONDAY, 29 MARCH
9.45am Prof. GEOFFREY HORNE, Orthopaedic Surgeon
‘Operations and Support for Joint Support’

10.50am ADELE O’BRIEN
‘My time at Foreign Affairs’


MONDAY, 5 APRIL ………………NO MEETING (Easter) ………………


MONDAY, 12 APRIL
9.45am MALCOLM MCKINNON, Historian
‘Putin’s Russia’

10.50am KEVIN CLARK, Author & Jazz Musician
‘Baghdad or Bust: Diary of a matchless ride through Europe and the Middle East in 1964’
NB. Book on sale for $30


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