Celebrate the 165th anniversary of the Eureka Rebellion with a fantastic night of dinner, drinks, and thought provoking speakers!
Join Spirit of Eureka (Victoria) as we celebrate the continuing struggle for Australian Independence and the fight for workers’ and democratic rights!
6PM, THURSDAY NOVEMBER 28
Venue: MUA Hall, 46-54 Ireland St, West Melbourne
(3-minute walk from North Melbourne station)
Doors Open 6.00pm
Dinner – Buffet style meal; vegetarian available
Speakers Start 7.00pm
$20 waged, $10 unwaged/concession
Beer, wine, soft drink – purchase from the bar (CASH ONLY!)
Bookings for dinner are ESSENTIAL!
1) Book and pay online thru Eventbrite: https://eureka165.eventbrite.com
2) Contact us directly to book your ticket and pay at the door on the night
call or text: 0476 234 232 (Dirk), 0400 077 563 (Kevin), 0417 456 001 (Shirley)
Please book as early as possible. Table bookings (10 ppl) available – contact directly to book
Clinton Fernandes – professor of international and political studies. Author of several books including “What Uncle Sam Wants – US Foreign Policy objectives in Australia and Beyond” and “Island Off the Coast of Asia”
Joan Coxsedge – long-time political, social justice, and anti-war activist, artist, writer, and former Member of Victorian Parliament
Dave Kerin – long-time working class union activist, involved in many workers’ struggles for justice, democratic rights and independence
RAFFLE FUNDRAISER – all funds raised to be donated to the West Papuan independence movement
Presentation of the annual “Spirit of Eureka Award”