Mike Palmer, DTM

Mike Palmer received his award on July 1, 2015. Mike is a member of several clubs but lodged the award with Canning Vale.  

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Marianne Law, DTM

Marianne Law received her award on July 1, 2015. Marianne is a member of several clubs but lodged the award with Kwinana. In 1998, I had been thinking about doing something about my terror of public speaking, when I saw an article in a local newspaper about a Toastmaster, Marie Tate, who had won the…

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Colin Hughes, DTM

Colin Hughes received his award on July 1, 2015. Colin is a member of several clubs but lodged the award with Victoria Quay. I originally joined Victoria Quay  Toastmasters in 2002 to help me improve my public speaking, as I intended to begin a career in speaking to promote disability awareness. I was 18 years…

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Black Swan June 2016

  Black Swan June 2016 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Auriole D’Souza   Editorial Auriole D’Souza District Director’s Report Ian Pickens Educational Corner Leonor Ragan Distinguished Clubs for 2015-2016 Leonor Ragan The District 17 Team   2016-2017 Leonor Ragan Triple Crown 2015-2016 Leonor Ragan Competitive Speakers Perth Charter Meeting Lisa Evans Area S31 Event Robyn…

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Black Swan May 2016

  Black Swan May 2016 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Auriole D’Souza   Editorial Auriole D’Souza District Director’s Report Ian Pickens Educational Corner Leonor Ragan May 2016 DTM Leonor Ragan Speech Contest Champions Leonor Ragan Winner-First Timers Quiz Sue Fallon Marvellous Membership Campaign Sue Fallon PPP Competition Tom Bielski Awards Night Gala Tom Bielski spacer…

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Black Swan April 2016

  Black Swan April 2016 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Auriole D’Souza   Editorial Auriole D’Souza District Director’s Report Ian Pickens Educational Corner Leonor Ragan April 2016 DTM Leonor Ragan Message From International President Leonor Ragan Call For Area Director Role Leonor Ragan Beat The Clock Sue Fallon Durack’s 800th Meeting Robyn Lloyd The…

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Black Swan March 2016

Black Swan March 2016 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Auriole D’Souza     Editorial Auriole D’Souza District Director’s Report Ian Pickens New App for TM meetings Leonor Ragan Educational Achievements Leonor Ragan Premiership comes to a head Tom Bielski Swan celebrates 25 years Judith Allen Know your CL Manual Stephanie Chan spacer Editorial In…

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Black Swan January 2016

Black Swan January 2016 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Auriole D’Souza       Editorial Auriole D’Souza District Director’s Report Ian Pickens December 2015 DTM Leonor Ragan 2 Membership Building contests Sue Fallon Semi Annuals Sue Fallon Communication not only about Oration Stephanie Chan Educational Corner Leonor Ragan Three new TM Clubs Sue…

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Black Swan December 2015

Black Swan December 2015 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Auriole D’Souza       Editorial Auriole D’Souza District Director’s Report Ian Pickens How To Hold A Reverse Meeting Hwee Li The Premiership Going Strong Tom Bielski spacer Editorial As we start this New Year let us endeavour to make it a better year than…

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