victoria, tasmania & south australia


district 73

Welcome to the Toastmasters District 73 website.

Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organisation that teaches public speaking and leadership skills though a worldwide network of clubs.

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The Power of a Pause

Pauses can be an incredibly powerful tool in public speaking, as they provide several benefits to the speaker as well as to the audience. Here are 8 benefits of taking a pause during a speech. Use a pause to make an impactful speech. What do you think? Did we miss...

Why Toastmasters: Who is a Table Topics Speaker?

Here’s what you need to know about the role of Topics Speaker. Did we miss anything here? Do share with us. Feel free to share this post with anyone who may benefit from it and/or may be interested in Toastmasters. "What can you learn at a Toastmasters meeting?" is a...

Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program: 4 Things to Know About a Coordinator

It's listed below. Who is a YLP Coordinator? Are you interested in the role of a YLP coordinator? Write to our YLP coordinator at to express your interest and/or find out more about the role. Alternately, leave your query in the comment...

Practice Self-forgiveness

Here are some basic tips to get you started. Be kind to yourself. Thoughts?

How to focus when assigned to multiple projects?

Here are some basic rules you could stick to, for starters. Stay focussed on the work! Thoughts? What more can we add to this list?


Today, we discuss how professionals stand to gain from Toastmasters Pathways educational program. We've listed the eleven paths and the core skills each of those can help professionals acquire or practice. Learn and practice in a safe and supportive environment at...

District Leadership Team

Karl Hughes

Karl Hughes

District Director

Neha Pandey

Neha Pandey

Public Relations Manager

Namrita Anchan

Namrita Anchan

Program Quality Director

Annette Jacobsen

Annette Jacobsen

Admin Manager

Vicki Travers

Vicki Travers

Immediate Past District Director

Dani Streets

Dani Streets

Club Growth Director

Christine Dimitros

Christine Dimitros

Finance Manager

what is a toastmasters district 

Club Mission

We provide a supportive and
positive learning experience in which
members are empowered to develop
communication and leadership skills,
resulting in greater self-confidence and
personal growth.

District Mission

We build new clubs and support all
clubs in achieving excellence.

Keep Up To Date On Social Media

Which of these orders is correct?

We often talk about leadership in our communications. But we rarely discuss followership, which is also an important aspect.

How well followers follow is just as important to success as leaders' leadership.

#GoodFollowership #Followership #WhatDoGoodFollowersDo @d73tm
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Today, we discuss how as Toastmasters' members, job seekers get to #practicesoftskills.

Do share.

#D73WhyToastmastersSeries is our way to inform/educate people about how #Toastmasters stands to help jobseekers.

#learnsoftskills #improvesoftskills #LearnatToastmasters @d73tm
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#Handgestures are often referred to as our “second language” as they can convey so much. In fact, they are known to up our effectiveness by up to 60%.

You may want to try the list 👇👇 & boost your likability, trust, & respect.

#HandGestureDictionary #publicspeakingtips
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Last week, we discussed the benefits of #positiveselftalk.

Today, we share 5️⃣ ways to practice it daily. Remember, practice & time will make you perfect.

Do watch & share your views.

#Personalgrowth #Innermonologue #optimisticvoice #selfmotivation #selfawarenessjourney @d73tm