Our Monthly Speakers

Paul Crompton has been preparing videos of our Monthly Speakers since 2008.These were originally recorded on DVD. Since July 2016 the videos have been available on this website via YouTube………… Scroll down  and click on the link to speakers of interest. 

August 2019 Mentone/Cheltenham level crossing removal

September 2018 - Current Month

Level Crossing Removal Authority – Mentone/Cheltenham Level Crossing removal
Graeme Shanks Big Data – Big Brother
Rick Potter – Solar, House design that doesn’t cost the earth
Bob Elworthy – How I got to Vietnam
Ian Armstrong -Collector Extraordinary 
Manfred Lobert – History of the Bicycle
Don McQueen – Balladeer and Australian Poet of the year
Mike Clayton – Golf Clubs and the future of Golf
Michael Heffernan -Australia’s Economy and its future
Graham “Smokey” Dawson – ABC Sports Broadcaste

June 2016 - August 2018

Scott Chapman – Royal Flying Doctor Service
Bill Noonan – OAM “Retirement, What Retirement?” Waldon – Untold headlines Stories behind the news
Brenda McAuley-Hines -Understanding Dementia
Geoff Bransbury – Motorbike Adventures – North America
Medical Services – ATP – “Send for the Trainer”
Graeme Disney – The History of Beaumaris (PDF)
John van Wisse – Arch to Arc
Questions and answers.
Dr Tony Dicker – Sunspot Skin Clinic – Skin Cancer
Les Pickett – Having fun in a (VUCA) world
Alex del Porto – Mayor of Bayside
Barry Hooper – Carbon Capture & Storage Explained
Dr David Rand – World Solar Car Challenge
Dr Peter Stephens – Amazing Tunnel Boring Machines
John Basarin OAM – Gallipoli, A Turkish view
Kevin Norris – Starting a School Bus run in Saudi Arabia
Susan Schofield – Saving the Orangutans
Ray King – The myth and magic of the wine industry
Professor Ian Howie – North Korea, A peoples paradise?
James Tomkins – Rio Olympics
Michael Wormack – The story of the Tall Ship Enterprize
Brian Negus & Geoff Cosgriff –  Future of Transport in Vic
 Onnie Wilson – Lifting the Veil in Afghanistan

10 Minute Speakers

Sadly we rarely record our 10 Minute Speakers. However, we have TWO memorable talks on video.

Ralph Butcher’s War…………………Click Here
Paul Crompton’s Dangerous Car…..Click Here 

To see the video in full screen, click in the small square box on the bottom right of the video.