Greg Gailey is the recently retired Chairman of Caltex Australia Ltd and provided a fascinating preview of "The Coming Transformation of the Motor Car". Electric and self-driving but requiring many other products and industries involvement to ensure safety. This includes uniform road signage and consistent use of colour for painted directions on our roads for programming cars with "artificial intelligence". Read More...
Have you registered your support for the Around the Bay on Sunday, October 8? This year, we have been allocated an extra 30 volunteer places with an increase to 86 from previous year's 56. We still need 40 volunteers for just a few hours in Fitness, Fellowship and Fundraising activities to provide the support for the Smith Family.
Have you purchased your tickets for Saturday 9 September,6.30pm at Hamer Hall? It is the Premier performance of PEACE – A Cantata for John Monash. Group bookings of 10 or more are still available. Make this a Group night out followed by dinner. Read More...
Peter Clemenger asked me: "Why do you want to interview me?" I told him it was for the “Club Champion” segment in the Club Bulletin. He very quickly replied, “I am no Champion!” I asked him what he considered a “Champion” of the Club would represent? “There are many more members who have made a real difference in the Club….. I admire immensely the projects and the people but I simply have not had the time.” Read More...
President Mary announced at last week's meeting that $2,000 was collected at the previous week's meeting in memory of Pam Davidson. This donation is to be forwarded to the Cure Motor Neurone Disease Foundation.
Reminder to Members that the date of the Annual General Meeting is 15 November 2017. Formal notices will issue in due course. The setting of the date of the Annual General meeting triggers a series of events starting with the forming of the Nominating Committee. Read More...
13 Sep Todd Harper, CEO Cancer Council Vic
20 Sep Susan Alberti AC, AFL Luncheon
27 Sep Mark Anderson, Club Manager , Melbourne Cricket Club
04 Oct Emeritus Professor Peter McPhee AM
Guests of Club: Greg Gailey (Speaker)
Guests of Members: Ari Talantis (Richard Skinner)
Happy birthday this week to: Peter Allen, Peter Berg, David Frieze
On Duty: TG, PB, DYF, AT, TH, James Pullar (Wine), Kevin Sheehan (Photos)