District 17 Conference Program.

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The Toastmaster’s District 17 Conference will see the District finals for the International, Humorous, Evaluation and Table Topics contests. Participate in informative and educational workshops by guest speakers, and network and socialise with fellow Toastmasters.

Saturday afternoon is the District 17 Annual Council Meeting followed by dinner in the Aquarium. Sunday night is the main event – the Under the Sea themed Gala Dinner.

 

Registration Desk

  • The registration desk will be located in the Foyer at the conference venue. Here you can collect an envelope with your lanyards and wrist bands enclosed as well as your registration bag and other conference materials.

  • Pick up your tickets for workshops and contests.

  • If this is your first time attending a convention, you will receive a First Timers Quiz

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FRIDAY 29 MAY 2020

14:00

Activity DDC or wildlife park

16:00

Public/corporate presentation/Workshop 1

18:30

Pre-dinner drinks – cash bar 

19:00

Donnybrook  Gourmet Club Dinner Meeting

SATURDAY 30 MAY 2020

   

8:00

International Speech Contest Briefings

9:00

Conference Opening and International Director David Templeton Welcome Keynote

10:20

International Speech Contest

12:40

Table Topics Contest Briefings

14:05

Table Topics Speech Contest

15:15

Optional Eco-Cruise of Koombana Bay to see dolphin area (weather dependent)

15:15

District 17 Council Meeting (DCM)

18:30

Pre-dinner drinks – cash bar 

19:00

Unwind Buffet Networking Dinner in Aquarium – Cash Bar

SUNDAY 31 MAY 2020

8:00

Evaluation Contest Briefings

8:30

Guest Speaker

9:00

Evaluation Speech Contest 

10:30

Keynote  – Darren Fleming

11:30

Workshop 2

13:00

Humorous Speech Contest Briefings

13:30

Workshop 3 – Perceptions of Leadership by Darren Fleming

14:30

Humorous Speech Contest 

16:00

Optional Eco-Cruise of Koombana Bay to see dolphin area (weather dependent)

18:30

Pre-Dinner Drinks – Cash Bar

19:15

Under the Sea Gala Dinner Dance (with Guest Speaker)

MONDAY 1 JUNE 2020

8.00

DTM Breakfast

9:15

3-hour Masterclass on Evaluations by Darren Fleming

   

12:30

Recognition Ceremony 

13:00

Closing Ceremony

13:45

Dolphin Discovery Centre Activities / Eco Cruise / Explore Bunbury

 

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Friday 29th May

  • 14:00

    Dolphin Discovery Centre Activity

    Short description here…

  • 16:00

    Public/corporate presentation/workshop

  • 18:30

    Pre-dinner drinks - cash bar

  • 19:00

    Donnybrook Gourmet Toastmasters Club dinner meeting commences

Friday 29th May

  • 14:00

    Credential and registration desk opens

  • 8:00

    International Speech Contest Briefings

  • 9:00

    Conference Opening

  • 10:20

    International Speech Contest

  • 12:40

    Table Topics Contest Briefings

  • 14:00

    Table Topics Speech Contest

  • 15:15

    Eco-Cruise of Koombana Bay to see dolphin area (weather dependent)

  • 15:15

    District 17 Council Meeting (DCM)

  • 18:30

    Pre-dinner drinks - cash bar

  • 19:00

    Unwind Buffet Networking Dinner - Cash Bar

Friday 29th May

  • 8:00

    Evaluation Contest Briefings

  • 8:30

    Keynote 2 - Achievement Award Recipient

  • 9:00

    Evaluation Speech Contest

  • 10:30

    Workshop "1"

  • 11:30

    Workshop "2"

  • 13:00

    Humorous Speech Contest Briefings

  • 13:30

    Keynote 3

  • 14:30

    Humorous Speech Contest

  • 16:00

    Eco-Cruise of Koombana Bay to see dolphin area (weather dependent)

  • 18:30

    Pre-Dinner Drinks - Cash Bar - Mitchell Martin starts guitar playing

  • 19:15

    Under the Sea Gala Dinner

Monday 1th June

  • 8:00

    Evaluation Contest Briefings

  • 8:30

    Keynote 2 - Achievement Award Recipient

  • 9:00

    Evaluation Speech Contest

  • 10:30

    Workshop "1"

  • 11:30

    Workshop "2"

  • 13:00

    Humorous Speech Contest Briefings

  • 13:30

    Keynote 3

  • 14:30

    Humorous Speech Contest

  • 16:00

    Eco-Cruise of Koombana Bay to see dolphin area (weather dependent)

  • 18:30

    Pre-Dinner Drinks - Cash Bar - Mitchell Martin starts guitar playing

  • 19:15

    Under the Sea Gala Dinner