Would you like to improve as an impromptu speaker? Would you like to invoke more emotion and connection in your speaking? Would you like to deliver more effective evaluations? Would you like to watch District champion Benjamin MacEllen in his Semi-Final at Chicago?
Help is required for a Toastmasters demonstration meeting to be held on Monday 20th August in Rooms 3 and 4 at Forest Hill College 178/180 Mahoneys Rd, Burwood from 7:45pm – 9:00pm. Please email if you can assist.
Can’t attend convention in Chicago?
Why not attend a contest viewing party hosted by Silver Service Toastmasters instead!
Come and see the best of the best, including our very own Benjamin MacEllen
Enjoy afternoon tea, convention table topics and trivia and enjoy the party!
When: Sunday 26th August 2.00 – 5.00 pm
Where: The Buckingham International Motor Inn
1130 Nepean Highway, Highett
(Parking available and close to Highett Station)
Cost – $17 for afternoon tea (drinks also available at bar prices)
Virtual screening provided by District 73
To register – Please email Robyn at
Please pay by Wednesday 21st August to our club account (limited to 45 attendees)
Bendigo Bank – Silver Service Toastmasters
BSB: 633-000 Account No. 1422 93497
Have you ever thought about attending the 2018 Toastmasters International Convention?
It’s being held in Chicago this year, and a number of our District 73 members are attending.
Why should you go?
- It’s in Chicago, a city filled with history and unforgettable sights. These include the Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park, Willis Tower and Wrigley Field.
- The semifinals and finals of the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking are being held.
- You can attend the Annual General Council Meeting.
- Education workshops are being run by renowned authors, speakers and leaders.
- Enjoy networking opportunities with Toastmasters from around the globe.
Ben MacEllen is our representative in the International Speech Contest and will be treading the world stage. You can support Ben and hang out with friends new and old alike.
If you’re looking for a unique holiday, why not take this opportunity to visit Chicago and see the wider world of Toastmasters?
The convention runs from the 22nd to the 25th of August 2018.
Go here for more information:
Are you able to help out at a demonstration meeting? A demo meeting is coming up at CoWork Me on the 17th of July 2018 (it was previously scheduled for the 3rd of July).
Please contact Bruce Hill if you can help out at this meeting.
And don’t forget—sponsoring or mentoring a new club is an essential step to becoming a DTM. It has been described as one of the most rewarding things to do in Toastmasters.
Be a part of this great new initiative and make a lasting impression in our district.
Have you attended or booked yet for Club Officer Training (COT)?
You can now book your attendance through the District 73 Website.
Don’t forget, your club needs a minimum of four club officers in attendance at Club Officer Training for your club to be eligible for a DCP (Distinguished Club Program) point.
Also, especially if you’re new to Toastmasters, attending Club Officer Training will help you in your role. You can book to attend a session HERE.