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The Newsletters  (Click on any blue text below for more info)

Date Guest Speaker Newsletter Photos Comments
Dec-Jan 17 Christmas Lunch Meeting Photos
Nov 2017 Brigadier (Retired) Roger Mortlock - “The Gallipoli Story - Behind the Legend”
(click here to view presentation)
pdf Photos Club Speaker – Jacqui Campbell
Oct 2017 John Goddard - “Organised Crime and Gangs” pdf Photos Club speaker - Don Quirk "Ship’s Boy aboard the MV Nikau"
Sep 2017 Ian Johnstone “That Joker on the Telly” pdf Photos Wendy Betteridge - member's profile.
Aug 2017 Dr Deborah Stevens - Bioethics Education pdf Photos Anthea Levy described Life in Manapouri in the 60s
July 2017 Wendy Betteridge - The De-Merits of Driving pdf Photos Derek McDonald presented us with a summary of his career in aviation
June 2017 His Excellency Mr Mario Alzugaray Rodriguez, Ambassador of Cuba pdf Photos Derek Oldershaw - member's profile.  New members: Jan Fleming, Shannon Pakura
May 2017 Mary Fisher MNZM, New Zealand para swimmer pdf Photos Peter Cox - member's profile (Outward Bound).  New members: Lorraine Cummings, Bill Gilbert
Apr 2017 Craig Nicholson - History of Transmission Gully pdf Photos Lew Jillings - member's profile.  New members: Jacqui Campbell, Dianne Roberts, Wendy Betteridge.
Mar 2017 Johnny Douglas - "The Changing Face of 50 Plus Years of Radio in New Zealand" pdf Photos AGM
Feb 2017 Maureen Zaya - Senior Adviser, Refugee and Migrant Enablement Support pdf Photos Peter Rushworth - member's profile
Dec-Jan 17 Christmas Lunch meeting pdf Photos
Nov 2016 Denise Carnihan - Pilgrimage to Africa pdf Photos

Our Club's 5th Birthday celebration.  Allan Nicholls spoke to us of the origins of our club

Oct 2016 Dr Lew Jillings -  “Globalisation: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly" pdf Photos Brian Greaves - member's profile.
Sep 2016 John McBeth - Sports' Commentator pdf Photos Barry Hay-Chapman - member's profile.
Aug 2016 Dale Williams - working with youth in Porirua pdf Photos Carolyn Amos - member's profile. New members; Peter and Shona Rushworth
Jul 2016 Sir Anand Satyanand - The Relevance of the Commonwealth to New Zealand pdf Photos Chris Garrett - member's profile.
Jun 2016 Dame Beverley Wakem  - the role of Chief Ombudsman pdf Photos Lindsay McIsaac - member's profile.  New members; Kathy Wall, Barry and Ann Hay-Chapman
May 2016 Linda Hansen - An Unexpected hero pdf Photos Diana Kelly - member's profile.  New member; Brian Greaves
Apr 2016 David Dell - NZ Songs and their composers

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Photos

Roy Bowman - member's profile.  New member: Jenny Williamson
Mar 2016 Professor Swee Tan - A New Way of Looking at Cancer

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Photos

AGM
Feb 2016 Ken Douglas - "Challenges Facing the Future - Citizens’ Rights and Responsibilities" pdf Photos Bruce Menzies - member's profile. 
Dec-Jan 16 Christmas Lunch meeting pdf Photos
Nov 2015 Craig Utting and Liz Sneyd - The Virtuoso Strings Charitable Trust pdf Photos Clive Solomon - member's profile
Oct 2015 Sir Bruce Ferguson - Return of the Unknown Warrier
(click here to view presentation)
pdf Photos Dale Williamson - member's profile.  New member; Sheryl Levy
Sep 2015 Dr Lew Jillings - "Globalisation – Inequality, Social, Religious, Cultural, and Population Implications " pdf Photos John Bathurst - member's profile. New members; Lew Jillings and John Sigsworth
Aug 2015 Pat Martin "Two years in Timor-Leste" pdf Photos Gwyn Akeroyd - member's profile. New members; Derek and Lou Oldershaw.
July 2015 Dale Williamson - NZ Coast Watchers in WWII 
(View Slideshow here)
pdf Photos Peter Lillico - member's profile
Jun 2015 Jason Pine - Newstalk ZB Sports Broadcaster pdf Photos Angus Langbein - Gallipoli. New member: Barbara Stephens
May 2015 Deborah Battell - Banking Ombudsman pdf Photos Jim Dearsly - member's profile
Apr 2015 Nick Leggett- Vision for Porirua 2015-2025
(click here to view Nick's presentation)
pdf Photos Anne Miller - member's profile
Mar 2015 Kim Workman  "Rethinking Crime and Punishment" pdf Photos New members; Dale Williamson, Dorothy Crook, Cyril and Pauline Butler, and Jim Dearsly
Feb 2015 Michelle Robinson, Partners Porirua "Developing Youth for the Working World" pdf Photos Shona Bowman - member's profile
Nov 2014 Dr Robbie Cheyne - Chiropractic, the Key to Good Health pdf Photos Jill Merrick - member's profile.  New members - Aileen Craig, Margaret Alexander, and Jenny and Brian Turner
Oct 2014 Beverley Cathcart, "Mrs Parliament Protocol" pdf Photos Carole Penty - member's profile
Sep 2014 Terence O'Brien,  International Affairs pdf Photos Mike Allen - member's profile
Aug 2014 Frank Torley - Country Calendar pdf Photos Julia Spinks - member's profile
Jul 2014 Duane Kale, paralympian pdf Photos John Antliff - member's profile
Jun 2014 Hon Winnie Laban - Her life pdf Photos

Anthea Levy - member profile.  New member - Shona Bowman

May 2014 Judge John Walker & then Carol Lillico from St John - Defibrillators pdf Photos New member: Aureen Coshan
Apr 2014 Alan Dodson, local historian pdf Photos Don Quirk - member's profile.  New members: Joe Perera, Warren Thom, Carole Penty
Mar 2014 Bill Bevan - The background of The Treaty of Waitangi pdf Photos Colin Edwards - member's profile.  New members: Sandra Lockwood & John Bathurst.
Feb 2014 Stephanie Drew  -  How to record your life history pdf Photos Fae Johnson - member's profile. 
New members: Jill and Bob Merrick, Rae Denize, and Dinia and Mike Allen.
Dec 2013 Christmas Lunch meeting pdf Photos
Nov 2013 Sue Chetwin, Chief Executive, Consumer New Zealand pdf Gaye McGill  - member's profile.  New member - Anne Bennison
Oct 2013 Graham Kelly - My Life with Music pdf Beryl McGovern - member's profile.
Sept 2013 John Granville, Commander RNZN (Rtd) - Things Nautical pdf Graham Millar - member's profile.
Aug 2013 Wilbur Dovey - International Whaling Commission pdf George Bright - member's profile.   New member - Diana Kelly
July 2013 Dr David Lowe - Climate Change pdf Photos Bev Marsden - member's profile.   New members - Alan and Jean Bulleyment
June 2013 Christine Stanley - Chair of the Pauatahanui Inlet Community Trust pdf Photos Angus Langbein - member's profile.  New member - Sue Jenkins
May 2013 NZ Police Superintendent John Price pdf   New members - Beryl and George Bright.
Apr 2013 Kris Kirk-Burnnand, National President of the Life Education Trust pdf   Dave Kerse - member's profile.. New members - Don & Margaret Quirk, Julia Spinks, Glenys Greaves, Bruce & Jeanette Menzies, Peter Chisholm, Anthea Levy.
Mar 2013 Taku Parai - Ngati Toa pdf   Val England - member's profile
Feb 2013 Margaret Faulkner pdf   Bill Moller - member's profile 
Dec 2012 pdf
Nov 2012 Mohammad Ali Amiri, a refugee from the Tampa pdf Ian Webster & Bevan Tong - member's profiles.  New Member - Margaret Baird.
Oct 2012 Emma Whiteside - Industrial Designer pdf Val Hellberg & Sue Gore - member's profiles.  New members - Graham & Anne Miller.
Sep 2012 David Pimblott - North South GIS Group pdf Jean Davidson, Basil Dome & Margaret Brown - member's profiles
Aug 2012 Robin Gunston - Real Release for Captives. pdf Pauline Robb, Jill McDonald & Derek McDonald - member's profiles.  New members - Chris Garrett, Marion Allard
July 2012 Trevor Farmer - Wellington Regional Emergency Management Office pdf Charlie Stobert & Alan Barkus - member's profiles.  New Member - John Antliff.
June 2012 Don Campbell, CEO for Whitireia Polytechnic pdf June Campbell-Tong & Julie McLagan - member's profiles.
May 2012 Elizabeth Coluzzi - Mana Recovery pdf Sue Couch, Annette Craig & Bruce Carson - member's profiles
Apr 2012 Nick Leggett - Mayor of Porirua pdf Peter Cox, Diana Paris & Graham Craig - member's profiles
Mar 2012 Holly Thompson, Porirua Chamber of Commerce -  "Small Footprint – Big Impact" pdf
Feb 2012 Glenys Knight - ESR pdf
Jan 2012 pdf
21 Nov 2011 pdf
2 Nov 2011 pdf

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