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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How Can Leaders Improve Recognition In Their Teams?

Lack of recognition and appreciation is crucial but also a common complain. Organizations and leaders fail to realize the power of providing frequent and sincere recognition to their people. They are often unaware of the impact a thank you or well done would have on...

You can be an introvert & be good at public speaking!

You read that right. In the infographic below, we've listed five reasons we think introverts make good public speakers. Become a public speaker. Agree? Thoughts? Name an introvert who is an excellent public speaker. 

How To Not Feel Socially Isolated During The Pandemic?

As half of Australia plunges into another lockdown led by NSW, our post today talks about a few ways to keep yourself entertained and connected. Keep in mind that we are in this together and we'll hopefully be out of the woods soon. Anyone who is finding it difficult...

Core Values of A Successful Leader

What are leadership values? Simply put, it's an individual's personal values. Whether you are an aspiring leader or a leader that is looking to refresh your leadership skills, here are some considerably basic but crucial attributes which will help you stay your true...

Looking To Improve Your Writing Skills?

Check out the infographic below to learn more about how to work on what is one of the most indispensable skills to have - written communication.  Work on you written communication skills. Which of these do you swear by?

How Do Club Coaches Get Recognised?

Today, we list four ways a Toastmasters Club Coach gets recognised. Take a look below. This is how Toastmasters' club coaches get recognised. Feel free to share this content with anyone who may be interested or needs to know. If you are interested in becoming a club...

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

What can you learn at a #Toastmastersmeeting?

This is a content series that'll go out every month. It aims to explain the many facets of a meeting & each role, share the skills one can learn in these roles.

Feel free to share it.

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**📣 Region 12 Gathering **📣
Please join us as we wrap up the @Toastmasters Virtual Convention.

🗓 Sunday, 29 August 2021
⏱ 2:00 PM (UTC+10) AEST

Link 👉

Kaylene Ledgar DTM
Region 12 Advisor 2020-2022
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It isn’t about speaking clearly or using the right words. It starts with being intentional, present & committed. That's today's video.

How do better your listening skills?


📣 Smedley Membership-Building Program 2021📣

What will your club do to attract five new, dual, or reinstated members❓ Do share.

#SmedleyMembershipProgram #SmedleyAward2021 #district73toastmasters #whereleadersaremade
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Overcome Your #FearoftheUnknown

Negative events do happen in all our lives & create mental blocks. It is these blocks that influence the way in which we live & may have a detrimental impact on us.

Here are 10 ways to beat your fears.

Which of these would you advocate?
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