Sir John Monash Annual Dinner & Lecture

The 11th annual Sir John Monash Dinner and Lecture will be held in the Jerilderie Civic Hall on Monday evening 8 October 2018, in celebration of Monash, the man and the military commander.

The Hon David Elliott MP will deliver this year's lecture. David is the NSW Minister for Counter Terrorism, Minister for Corrections and Minister for Veterans Affairs.

David has proudly served as the Member for Baulkham Hills since 2011 and has also held the positions of Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier for Youth, Homelessness and the Centenary of ANZAC, and Minister for Emergency Services.

David joins a very impressive list of high profile guest speakers, including Hon Tim Fischer, AC, former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, Hon Marie Bashir, AD, CVO, former Governor of NSW, and Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston, AC, AFC (Ret’d), past Chief of Defence.

The Sir John Monash Lecture will be followed by the presentation of the 2018 Monash Education Bursary.  The $2000 Bursary is open to long term residents of Murrumbidgee Council who are considering entry into post secondary education through University, College or TAFE, or an approved course of formal training with a Registered Training Organisation, ie apprentices, trainees, adult education. Entries close 4.00pm Thursday 27 September 2018. For details on the Bursary including requirements and conditions, please click here.

Date: Monday 8 October 2018

Time: 6.30pm

Venue: Civic Hall, 33 Jerilderie Street, Jerilderie

Tickets, at a cost of $50 pp (includes a 2 course meal), are available from Murrumbidgee Council's Jerilderie Office, 35 Jerilderie Street, Jerilderie, or telephone 03 5886 1200.

For further reading on Sir John Monash please visit this page.

The Hon David Elliott MP will deliver this year's lecture