20 Apr, 2021

Public Speaking Competition Heat - University of Western Australia

20-04-2021 (5:30 - 8:00) University of Western Australia  Club

VENUE: UWA, Arts Lecture Room 5 (G61)   The competition is open to all women who are currently enrolled at a university in Western Australia. Participants choose from one of the topics listed below and speak for at least four minutes and no more than six minutes  on their choice. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contribution of half of its citizens.” (Michelle Obama)   #ChoosetoChallenge – A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. (2021 IWD Theme)  We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. What are the essential elements for women’s empowerment?

21 Apr, 2021

Public Speaking Competition Heat -Notre Dame University

21-04-2021 (5:30 - 8:00) Notre Dame University  Club

  VENUE: Notre Dame University Fremantle, Santa Maria Lecture Theatre (ND1/102)   The competition is open to all women who are currently enrolled at a university in Western Australia. Participants choose from one of the topics listed below and speak for at least four minutes and no more than six minutes  on their choice. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contribution of half of its citizens.” (Michelle Obama)   #ChoosetoChallenge – A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. (2021 IWD Theme)  We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. What are the essential elements for women’s empowerment?

21 Apr, 2021

Public Speaking Competition Heat - Curtin University

21-04-2021 (6:00 - 8:30) Curtin University  Club

VENUE: Curtin University, Curtin Medical School 410.428   The competition is open to all women who are currently enrolled at a university in Western Australia. Participants choose from one of the topics listed below and speak for at least four minutes and no more than six minutes  on their choice. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contribution of half of its citizens.” (Michelle Obama)   #ChoosetoChallenge – A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. (2021 IWD Theme)  We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. What are the essential elements for women’s empowerment?

22 Apr, 2021

Public Speaking Competition Heat - Edith Cowan University

22-04-2021 (6:00 - 8:30) Edith Cowan University  Club

VENUE: Edith Cowan University,Joondalup Campus, Library, Moot Court   The competition is open to all women who are currently enrolled at a university in Western Australia. Participants choose from one of the topics listed below and speak for at least four minutes and no more than six minutes  on their choice. “No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contribution of half of its citizens.” (Michelle Obama)   #ChoosetoChallenge – A challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change. (2021 IWD Theme)  We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. What are the essential elements for women’s empowerment?

08 May, 2021

Public Speaking Competition - GRAND FINAL

08-05-2021 (2:00 - 4:30) Notre Dame University  Club

The Final will be held at Notre Dame University in Foley Hall, Mouat Street Fremantle. The audience will hear the heat winners from ECU, Curtin, UWA, Murdoch and Notre Dame Universities compete for the $500 prize provided by the Region of Western Australia.

15 May, 2021

2021 Literary Lunch with Louisa West

15-05-2021 (11:30 - 2:30) The Sebel Mandurah  Club

“I decided to make a go of it while I waited for the world to get better.” Louisa likes Pina Coladas and gettin’ caught in the rain. Determined to empty her brain of stories, she writes across several genres including fantasy, speculative fiction, contemporary and historical fiction, and romance.  

16 May, 2021

SISWP Company AGM

16-05-2021 (12:00 - 1:00)  Federation

SISWP Company Annual General Meeting,   Clubs must nominate a delegate to attend this meeting,   If no delegates are available, clubs can nominate a proxy delegate.   Registrations of Delegates and Proxy delegates must register via this link To register as a silent observer for the IBM follow this link    If you wish to ask a question at the IBM,   questions must be submitted via this link 

16 May, 2021

SISWP Best Practice Awards 2021

16-05-2021 (1:30 - 2:00)  Federation

Presentation of the nominations for Best Practice Projects submitted by clubs, and the awarding of the Best Practice Awards to each nomination in the categories 

16 May, 2021

SISWP Programme of Service Meeting

16-05-2021 (1:30 - 3:30)  Federation

SISWP Programme of Service Committee Meeting,  this meeting will include the presentation of the SISWP Best Practice Awards for nominations on projects completed in 2020.     Required attendees at this meeting will be the Programme Director, Asst Programme Directors, Zone Coordinators,  Region Programme UN Liaison or Region President, National Representatives of non region countries.  and silent observers,   This meeting will be held virtually.  

16 May, 2021

JAZZ @ CityFarm

16-05-2021 (3:00 - 6:00) City Farm  Club

Soroptimist International Maylands Peninsula presents       Jazz @ City Farm An afternoon of jazz & eats Sunday 16th May 3-6pm Tickets: $55   Book at Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/come-to-the-renowned-city-farm-perth-for-a-fulfilling-afternoon-of-jazz-tickets-144194468537?aff=ebdssbdestsearch   Contact: simaylandspeninsula@siswp.org   By attending, you support our programs Starting Over Support Women in Prison project Homeless Health Care Womens Refuges and Support for older homeless women  

02 Oct, 2021

SI Global 100 year Celebration

02-10-2021 to 03-10-2021 (12:00 - 12:00)  Federation

Join the Global Celebration!. This October, Soroptimist International is celebrating its 100th Birthday… and you are invited! October 2-3rd 2021. Soroptimists from around the world will gather virtually to celebrate 100 years of Soroptimist International being a Global Voice for Women. Plans are now in place to deliver an unforgettable, exciting two-day virtual event – an opportunity to meet up with old friends and engage with Soroptimists the world over! As we celebrate and reflect on our Bright Past, we invite you to join us in making new, lasting memories, as we take steps forward together towards our Brilliant Future.