Guest Speaker

Since 2014 Graham Wilcox has been invited to speak on many occasions of  the story detailed in The Struggle For Unity. During this time he has had many invitations to return as a speaker on another related subject, He is now also giving addresses on the subject, The Era of the Steam Train – As seen Through the eyes of my Ancestors.

The audiences are the various groups below:-

Historical Societies

Bathurst Historical Society – Bathurst NSW
Blue Mountains Historical Society – Wentworth Falls NSW
Glenbrook Historical Society – Glenbrook NSW
Granville Historical Society – Granville NSW
Hawkesbury Historical Society – Windsor NSW
Hills District Historical Society – Baulkham Hills NSW
Kenmore & District Historical Society – Kenmore Queensland
Kogarah Historical Society – Kogarah NSW
Lane Cove Historical Society – Lane Cove NSW
Nepean District Historical Society – Emu Plains NSW
Royal Historical Society of Queensland – Brisbane Queensland
St George Historical Society – Sans Souci NSW

Library Groups

Charters Towers Excelsior Library – Charters Towers Queensland
Gympie Regional Library – Gympie Queensland
Indooroopilly Library – Indooroopilly Queensland
Maranoa Regional Council Library – Roma Queensland
Toowoomba City Library – Toowoomba Queensland
Townsville Thuringowa Central Library – Thuringowa Queensland

Probus Clubs

Balgowlah-Manly Probus Club – Balgowlah NSW
Belrose Combined Probus Club – Belrose NSW
Belrose Ladies Probus Club – Belrose NSW
Berowra Probus Club – Berowra NSW
Blaxland-Glenbrook Probus Club – Glenbrook NSW
Bowral Probus Club – Bowral NSW
Breakfast Point Probus Club – Breakfast Point NSW
Brisbane Probus Club – Spring Hill Queensland
Cabarita & Breakfast Point Probus Club – Breakfast Point NSW
Castle Hill Probus Club – Cherrybrook NSW
Castlereagh Probus Club – Sydney City NSW
Chapel Hill Probus Club – Mt Ommaney  Queensland
Cheltenham Probus Club – Cheltenham NSW
Coonara-Cherrybrook Probus Club – Castle Hill NSW
Concord Combined Probus Club – Concord West NSW
Crows Nest Probus Club – Crows Nest NSW
Dee Why Probus Club – Dee Why NSW
Epping Probus Club – Epping NSW
Glenmore Park Probus Club – Penrith NSW
Gordon East Probus Club – Turramurra NSW
Hawkesbury Combined Probus Club – Richmond NSW
Hawkesbury West Probus Club – North Richmond NSW
Hobart Probus Club – Sandy Bay Tasmania
Leonay Probus Club – Leonay NSW
Manly Probus Club – Seaforth NSW
Melbourne Probus Club – Toorak Victoria
Middle Harbour Probus Club – The Spit NSW
Moss Vale Probus Club – Moss Vale NSW
Nepean Riverlands Probus Club – Penrith NSW
Neutral Bay Probus Club – Cammeray NSW
New Lambton Honeysuckle Probus Club – Kotara NSW
North Ryde Probus Club – North Ryde NSW
North Sydney Probus Club – Northbridge NSW
Penrith South Probus Club – Glenmore Park NSW
Pittwater Probus Club – Mona Vale NSW
St George Probus Club – Kingsgrove NSW
South Creek Probus Club – St Marys NSW
Sydney Probus Club – Sydney NSW
Toowoomba West Probus Club – Toowoomba Queensland
Turramurra Probus Club – North Turramurra NSW
Upper Blue Mountains Probus Club – Lawson NSW
Wahroonga East Probus Club – Turramurra NSW
Wentworth Point Probus Club – Wentworth Point NSW
Willoughby Probus Club – Chatswood NSW

Rotary Clubs

Beecroft Rotary Club – Pennant Hills NSW
Bendigo Rotary Club – Strathdale Victoria
Brisbane Inner North Rotary Club – Brisbane Queensland
Brisbane Planetarium Rotary Club – Mount Coot-tha Queensland
Castle Hill Rotary Club – Baulkham Hills NSW
Chatswood Rotary Club – Roseville NSW
Crows Nest Rotary Club – Crows Nest NSW
Dee Why-Warringah Rotary Club – Dee Why NSW
Drummoyne Rotary Club – Drummoyne NSW
Erina Rotary Club – Erina NSW
eRotary Club of Greater Sydney NSW
Five Dock Rotary Club – Five Dock NSW
Forestville Rotary Club – Forestville NSW
Galston Rotary Club – Galston NSW
Kurrajong-North Richmond Rotary Club – North Richmond NSW
Ku-Ring-Gai Rotary Club – Killara NSW
Lindfield Rotary Club – Killara NSW
Mosman Rotary Club – Mosman NSW
Moss Vale Rotary Club – Moss Vale NSW
North Sydney Rotary Club – Cammeray NSW
Parramatta City Rotary Club – Parramatta NSW
Parramatta Daybreak Rotary Club – Parramatta NSW
Penrith Rotary Club – Penrith NSW
Ryde Rotary Club – Gladesville NSW
Strathfield Rotary Club – Strathfield NSW
Sydney Cove Rotary Club – Sydney NSW
Sydney Inner West Rotary Club – Glebe NSW
Toowoomba North Rotary Club – Toowoomba Queensland
Turramurra Rotary Club – Pymble NSW
Warners Bay Rotary Club – Warners Bay NSW
West Pennant Hills Rotary Club – Dural NSW
Windsor Rotary Club – Windsor NSW

Lions Clubs

Berowra Lions Club – Berowra NSW
Carlingford-Dundas Lions Club – Carlingford NSW
Castle Hills Lions Club – Castle Hill NSW
Coogee Lions Club – Coogee NSW
Epping-Eastwood Lions Club – Eastwood NSW
Kellyville Lions Club – Rouse Hill NSW
Penrith Lions Club – Penrith NSW
St Ives Lions Club – Killara NSW

Chapters of First Fleeters

Arthur Phillip Chapter – Gordon NSW
Central Coast Chapter – Point Clare NSW
Eastern Farms Chapter – Eastwood NSW
Hawkesbury-Nepean Chapter – Windsor NSW
South Coast Chapter – Dapto NSW
Southern Highlands Chapter – Mittagong NSW

National Seniors Australia Group

Penrith Branch – Penrith NSW
The Hills Branch – Baulkham Hills NSW

Other

Hawkesbury Over 50s Club – Windsor NSW
Nepean Making Of A City Conference – Penrith NSW
Nepean Retired Men’s Club – Penrith NSW
Prospect Heritage Trust – Prospect NSW
Queensland Parliament House – Brisbane Queensland
Southern Cross Retirement Village – Marsfield NSW
The Evergreens – Sans Souci NSW
The Golden Girls – Telopia NSW
University of The Third Age, Sydney Upper North – Hornsby NSW
Women’s Pioneers Society of Australasia – Sydney NSW

If your club, organisation or library would be interested to hear this story explained in a talk that usually runs about thirty minutes, please contact Graham at gjrwilcox@gmail.com.

No charge would be made. Books at the reduced speaking price would be offered for sale.

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