Events

In conversation with Tasmania’s Australians of the Year for 2017

Join Tasmania’s Australians of the Year for 2017 in conversation as they explore the meaning of Australian identity.  This forum seeks to challenge existing values, debate issues about trust and tolerance and discuss the benefits of modern society’s cultural richness.

Key speakers:

  • Rosalie Martin, 2017 Tasmanian Australian of the Year
  • Margaret Steadman, 2017 Tasmanian Senior Australian of the Year
  • Mitch McPherson, 2017 Tasmanian Young Australian of the Year
  • Anthony Edler, 2017 Tasmanian Local Hero

Refreshments from 5.30pm.


Burnie - 1 August, 6.00-7.30pm
Makers’ Workshop, 2 Bass Highway, Cradle Coast campus

Launceston - 2 August, 6.00-7.30pm
School of Architecture & Design, Inveresk campus

This event is hosted by the Institute for the Study of Social Change and sponsored the Australia Day Council.