Special Interest Speech - SV Rhona H
17 March 2020
The Sailing Vessel Rhona H is one of Tasmania's oldest and smallest working tall ships. Under the stewardship of Heritage Sailing Tasmania, it has become a Hobart icon. I speak about what fantastic work is being done by Heritage Sailing Tasmania with this magnificent vessel.
Special Interest Speech - Toni Maloney
24 March 2020
Toni Maloney is a stalwart of the Launceston community and, through her work with the Clifford Craig Foundation, the Glenara Lakes Residents' Association and the Holman Clinic (amongst many others), has made such a positive impact for so many people. Here I speak about her positive contributions to these organisations and our community.
Special Interest Speech - Miss Flinders
3 June 2020
For the last 10 years, the Desoutter MK II Monoplane, Miss Flinders has resided at QVMAG. In this special interest matter, I speak to the Chamber about Miss Flinders's historical and heritage significance. My thanks to the Tasmanian Aviation Historical Society for their input for this speech.
Special Interest Speech - Launceston Basketball Association
24 June 2020
The Launceston Basketball Association is comprised of some 1,700 members and in 2019, had 193 teams participating in competitions every week. The COVID-19 pandemic hit the organisation very hard, so here I speak to the Chamber about the fantastic work they do & why they are worthy of our support.