Commonwealth Day and upcoming events
Written by ACM   
Sunday, 09 March 2008

Monday, 10 March, 2008 

 Sydney, NSW. 12.15 pm Commonwealth Day Gala Luncheon, Parliament House in the distinguished presence of Her Excellency, Professor Marie Bashir, AC CVO, The Governor of New South Wales.

Special Guest Speaker, Prof. Ian PlimerGuest are invited to attend a student debate in the Parliament House Theatrette at 11am. 

Cost for lunch, $80 to Commonwealth Day Council.   

RSVP was by 29 February. Inquiries call Marjorie Graham (02) 9561 8160, fax (02) 9561 8630 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it    

Tuesday, 15 April, 2008  

 Sydney, NSW: 715pm Dinner La Tavola, 16 Falcon St, Crows Nest. The Northern Suburbs Liberal Club.

“A republic? Not inevitable...and certainly not likely!” Speaker: Professor David Flint.  Rrsvp by 9 April  to Marilyn Mackenzie-Cameron 0402 118 059 or email to Richard Rawle via This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it $40 per head for two course meal including wine. Cash/chq on the evening.

  Sunday 20 April, 2008 

Collingrove Homestead, South Australia, 6 K from Angaston, Barossa Valley. From noon.The Queen’s 82nd Birthday. Country Barbecue, entertainment including Australian Light horse, English Folk Singers, Scottish Piper and dancer. Adults,$15, under13 $5, preschoolers, free. In recogntion of 60years of the Land Rover, if you bring and display yours, free for the driver.  Transport available. Contact Rob Carter, phone (w) 83 49 62 55 (h) 83 89 15 18

  Monday, 21 April, 2008: The Queen's Birthday

Sydney, 12noon for 1230PM, Luncheon, Parliament House, The Queen’s Birthday, Speaker : The Hon. Alexander Downer: " "Republicanism in Australia."

Thursday, 1May, 2008

Sydney, NSW, The Pittwater School, Great Hall. Dinner. St.George’sDay. Speaker: Professor David Flint  

Friday, 20 -22 June 2008  

Marlborough, New Zealand. The Vintner's Retreat. Blenheim. The Summer Sounds Symposium, now held on the southern winter solstice.   Key note speech, “Constitutional change in Australia and New Zealand?”  Speaker Professor David Flint. 

[Details will shortly be posted on the symposium site, http://www.summersounds.co.nz. The Symposium is an annual meeting of minds from the scientific, academic, business, political and media communities founded in 1997 by Amy (Agnes-Mary) Brooke, columnist, critic, commentator and children's writer.] 

Friday 22-Sunday 24 August, 2008  

North Sydney, NSW.  Upholding the Australian Constitution. The Samuel Griffiths Society, 20th Conference. Rydges Hotel, 54 McLaren Street, North Sydney, (02) 9922 131154
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Friday 22-Sunday 24 August, 2008 

North Sydney, NSW.  Upholding the Australian Constitution. The Samuel Griffiths Society, 20th Conference. Rydges Hotel, 54 McLaren Street, North Sydney, (02) 9922 131154 Information: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it : www.samuelgriffith.org.au 

Friday, Saturday, 19-20 September, 2008: 

   ACM National Conference at the Hotel Northbridge in Northbridge (Perth) Western Australia.  

   
Thursday, 6 November, 2008:  



Thursday, 6 November, 2008: 

Affirmation Day, TBA The Ninth Anniversary of the 1999 Referendum. TBA

Friday, 14 November, 2008:

The Birthday of the Prince of Wales, TBA