Club News and Blog

Club Officers Jan to Jun 2015

By David | December 11, 2014

Elections were held on Dec 10 2014 These are for the term from January to June 2015 President Peter Carrie CC Vice President Education David Nicholas DTM Vice President Membership Dean Humphrey Vice President Public Relations Lizzie Williams Secretary Peter Law DTM Treasurer James Robinson Sergeant at Arms Sunil Shresta Immediate Past President Dave Finnimore…

Speechcraft at Karawara

By David | October 14, 2014

Session 1, Oct 11, 2014 Victoria Quay members, with the help of members from 3 other clubs, started a new Speechcraft Course at the George Burnett Centre in Karawara.  There were 7 Speechcrafters and 10 Trainers there for the first session. The standard Agenda We used the standard agenda we have developed since our first…

Roy the Love Guru

By David | October 1, 2014

Roy Piu won the S32 Humorous Contest The Area S32 Contests were held on September 30 in Wellard There are 5 Clubs in Area S32 which is part of Southern Division in our WA District 17. The clubs are Victoria Quay of course, Fremantle Gateway, Rockingham, Netmasters and Cockburn Contests were held to select who…

Club Contests Sep 2014

By David | August 23, 2014

Contests in 2014/15 Toastmasters provides opportunities for competitive members.  There are 4 Contests during the year. September/October  Table Topics and Humorous Speeches February March  Evaluation and the International Speech Contest Area S32  The winners at our Club Contest represent us at the Area S32 Contests This will be held at the Fremantle Bowling Club on…

10 Goals for 10 Years – the Top 45

By David | July 30, 2014

Victoria Quay is an amazing club Victoria Quay is one of the 45 top Clubs in the 14,350 clubs in the Toastmaster world. The Distinguished Club Program Toastmasters assesses the performance of all clubs each year through the Distinguished Club Program. There are 10 possible Goals and a Membership test. How big is Toastmasters International?…

Speechcraft at Victoria Quay in July

By David | June 27, 2014

Enhance your skills at Speechcraft We are conducting a Speechcraft course at the Fremantle Bowling Club from Thursday, July 02 to to July 14, 2014.  David Nicholas is coordinating the course and needs help to make it run efficiently. What’s in it for you? Victoria Quay members take part as trainers.  We train the Speechcrafters.…

VQ Awards 2013/14

By David | June 26, 2014

Club Awards for the Toastmasters Year July 2013 to June 2014 Victoria Quay recognises the achievements of many members.  Most Toastmaster Clubs select only one member as the outstanding member for the year.   We have too many active members who contribute to the club to use that process. The Criteria There is a carefully selected…

Club Officers Jul to Dec 2014

By David | June 20, 2014

Elections were held on Jun 18 2014 These are for the term from July to December 2014 President Peter Carrie CC Vice President Education David Nicholas DTM Vice President Membership Dean Humphrey Vice President Public Relations Kirsty Vinje Secretary Peter Law DTM Treasurer James Robinson Sergeant at Arms Antony Svilicich Immediate Past President Dave Finnimore…

VQ Member Awards

By David | June 7, 2014

Three Meetings to go Most Toastmaster Clubs select one member to honour as their Toastmaster of the Year.  Victoria Quay has so many excellent members that we have a completely different system.  Not one member, but as many as reach certain goals which they work towards during the year. We have Outstanding Members and High…

Peter Law wins the D17 International

By David | June 7, 2014

Peter Wins the International The District 17 Final results on May 25, 2014 There were 6 contestants in the District 17 International Speech final – 2 each from the three Divisions – Southern, Northern and Central. International-    1st Peter Law 2nd Vijayakumar Vijayaratanam 3rd Martin Lindsay Peter won and will represent the District in the…