General Meeting

9.15am for 9.30am, Thursday 15th August

Balwyn Baptist Church, 517 Whitehorse Road, Balwyn (Melway 46 F8)

Guest Speaker: Hon. Diana Bryant, Former Chief Justice of the Family Court of Victoria


The Honourable Diana Bryant AO, QC, was appointed Chief Justice of the Family Court of Australia in 2004 and retired in October 2017. Prior to her appointment, she was the Chief Federal Magistrate of the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia,  having guided the emergence and growth of that court as the inaugural Chief Federal Magistrate.

She has had a long-standing commitment to the advancement of women in the law, is currently the Patron of Australian Women Lawyers, and a member of the Australian Association of Women Judges. 

She was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2011 for her distinguished service to the judiciary. In March 2018, she was inducted into the West Australian Women’s Hall of Fame.



The Club’s monthly General Meeting is held at the –

Balwyn Baptist Church, 517 Whitehorse Road, Balwyn (Melway 46 F8)

on the –

3rd Thursday of every month (except December) at 9.30am.

The first half of the meeting is devoted to reports of Club activities  and information about future planned events.

After morning tea, the meeting is addressed by a guest speaker. (Click on “General Meeting” above for each year’s speakers since 2012).

After the meeting, a number of members choose to get together for lunch at a local restaurant.

There is ample free parking in nearby streets, or you can come by tram – we are on the ‘109’ route that runs to and from Box Hill (stop 50).

You will receive a warm welcome, and someone will be assigned to introduce you to other members. Come join us.

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