Upcoming BisNet Breakfasts


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

Peter John Hudson is originally from Tasmania and considered one of the greatest full-forwards in the game's history. He played 129 games with the Hawthorn Football Club in the Victorian Football League (now the Australian Football League). During this time he kicked 727 goals. Peter is a Premiership Player, All Australian, Coleman Medalist and an AFL Legend of the Game. Post football Peter has had a vibrant and active career as the CEO of the Hawthorn Football Club, a small business owner for many years and is currently the Head of Market development at Bupa Australia.

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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.

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December

3BA Christmas Appeal Auction

Guest Speaker: Patrick Shaw

Date: Tuesday 05 December
Time: 7.00am—8.45am
Venue: Ballarat & District Trotting Club, Cnr Bell & Sutton Sts

Members: $25.00
Non- Members: $35.00

This breakfast will give attendees the chance to bid and purchase from an exciting range of donated goodies! All proceeds from the morning will be donated to the 3BA Christmas Appeal helping make Christmas time more enjoyable for more than 4,000 Ballarat area families.

Also hear from guest speaker Patrick Shaw. Pat Shaw began racing at age 5 and by 2002 became the Australian Junior Champion. Pat spent 12 months on Student exchange in France at age 16 and represented Australia at the Junior Road World Championships in Verona, Italy in 2004. The following four years he lived in all parts of Europe racing with the Italian team. Pat then moved back to Australia and  married his wife Rebecca they now have two children, Carter and Ava. In 2010 Pat was National Road Series Champion & Scody Series Champion. In his final year as pro he won the Port Arlington Bay Criterium, defeating Caleb Ewan and continued to finish 3rd overall in the series. Finished 4th in Australian Criterium Championship, 9th in Australian Road Race Championship  & Represented Uni SA at Santos Tour Down Under.

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