Who's Going to be Speaking 

We are proud of the excellence of the diverse and interesting guest speakers who address our monthly meetings.   Not only do they provide opportunity for learning and discussion on a wide range of topics, but they keep us up to date with what is happening in our ever-changing city and world.

We look forward to presenting a stimulating programme for 2018, as per details below.


Monday 11 June

Wil McLellan
C0-founder/Director EPIC Innovations
on conception, building and operation of EPIC (Enterprise Precinct and Innovation Campus), the technology hub for Christchurch


Monday 9 July

Gavin Bishop
Gavin Bishop is a highly acclaimed children’s book author and illustrator of nearly 60 books who lives and works in Christchurch.  His work ranges from original stories to retellings of Maori myths, European fairy stories, and nursery rhymes.


Monday 13 August

Dr Tim Curran
Lincoln University
on the history of forestation in NZ and the work his research team is doing on suitable plantings for our home gardens roadsides and reserves