Upcoming BisNet Breakfasts


June

Tall Poppies Breakfast Co-Hosted by Australia Post

Date: Wednesday 07 June
Time: 7:00am - 8:45am
Venue: Craig's Royal Hotel, 10 Lydiard St South

Members: $10.00
Non Members: $20.00
*All proceeds going to UnitingCare Ballarat

Technology today means anyone, anywhere with a great idea can take their creativity and passion and sell it to the world. The Tall Poppies Breakfast celebrates the success stories of regional business women with an engaging panel discussion between some inspiring local Ballarat business people as well as Georgia Beattie CEO of Startup Victoria and Rebecca Burrows, GM, Small Business at Australia Post. Co-hosted by Commerce Ballarat and Australia Post, the Tall Poppies Breakfast will deliver some great business success stories, networking opportunities and practical tips and insights to help drive business growth.

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July

Guest Speaker: Paul Chapman

Date: Tuesday 04 July
Time: 7.00am—8.45am
Venue: The George Hotel, 27 Lydiard St Nth

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Paul Chapman is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Australian Turntable Company. Prior to setting up ATC in 1987 Paul and wife Annette were hoteliers. Australian Turntable Company (ATC) is an innovative Australian-owned family business that provides specialist engineering solutions in rotational movement, across a range of industries. These industries include mining, construction, residential, transport, exhibition, automotive, theatre, shipping, and aviation. Since 1987 the Bendigo based business has grown to be recognised as a world leader in the design and build of mechanical revolving equipment and enabling a smarter use of space for its clients.

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August

Guest Speaker: Dr Susan Alberti AC

Date: Tuesday 01 August
Time: 7.00am—8.45am
Venue: North Ballarat Sports Club, 725 Creswick Road

Members: $30.00
Non Members: $45.00

Susan Alberti AC is one of Australia’s pre-eminent philanthropists, Susan developed a passion for medical research when her only child, Danielle, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in the 1980s. Danielle tragically died from the complications arising from the chronic disease. It was at that point Susan’s lifelong commitment to raise funds for better prevention, treatment and to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes became a dedicated mission. Susan Alberti was a finalist in the Australian of the Year Award in 1997 and again in 2009. In 1997 she received an AM (Member of the Order of Australia) for her contributions towards the cause of diabetes research. Susan was awarded an AO (Officer of the Order of Australia) on January 2007.  On Australia Day 2016, Susan was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) Award in recognition of her eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and to young women as a role model and mentor. Susan is Chair of the Susan Alberti Medical Research Foundation, Retired Chair of the St Vincent’s Institute of Medical Research Foundation, Director of the Western Health Foundation, Chair of the DANII Foundation, Chair of the Victoria University Foundation, Retired Vice President of the AFL Western Bulldogs Football Club, Director of the Western Bulldogs Forever Foundation, Retired President of the VFL Footscray Bulldogs, Director of the AFL National Women’s League Advisory Group, Director of the National Australia Day Council, Susan is also (Alma Mater) Patron of Siena College Camberwell and Governor of the Siena Philanthropic Society in addition to holding the many honorary philanthropic positions. Susan was also featured on ABC Australia Story ‘A League of Their Own’ aired on 29 August, 2016.

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September

Guest Speaker: Peter Hudson AM

Date: Tuesday 05 September
Time: 7.00am—8.45am
Venue: Oscar’s Hotel, 18 Doveton Street South

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

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October

Breakfast with the Stars

Date: Tuesday 03 October
Time: 7.00am—8.45am
Venue: Ballarat Turf Club, 240 Kennedys Road, Miners Rest

Members: $25.00
Non Members: $35.00

Ballarat's very own 'Breakfast with the Stars' will give you the chance to listen to high profile Jockeys and Trainers.