For more information about Leadership Wimmera Programs, Network and/or Events contact Sue Boddi 5381 6507

June 2016


GoWomen Event

Forum to Encourage Local Women to Stand for Council
Local women are encouraged to take the next step and stand as a candidate in the Local Government elections this October.
GoWomenLG2016, in partnership with the Horsham Rural City Council and Leadership Wimmera, will host a regional forum in Horsham on Thursday 9th June at the Civic Centre in Roberts Avenue.
This event will commence at 7pm, with finger food from 6.30pm   Details

'Resilient Leadership' Talk

Leadership Wimmera is sponsoring Business Horsham's 'Resilient Leadership' talk by Paul Taylor of The Body Brain Performance Institute on Wednesday 15th June at the Federation University Auditorium from 10.30am-12pm. We have 8 tickets to give away so contact Sue NOW on 5381 6507 or to secure yours.  Details

Graduate Network Reunion Dinner

It's Graduate Network Reunion Dinner time again. Round up some people from your leadership year and join us to celebrate the fourth anniversary of the launch of the LW Graduate Network on Wed 22nd June at Cafe Jas from 6.30pm. $40pp for a delicious 3 course meal.
Guest Speaker Rupanyup born Cr Peter Hemphill has been a Councillor at Hobson's Bay City Council since 1999, serving as Mayor in 2008-09 and in 2015.

Book your place/s today 5381 6507 or    Details

The 2016 3WM / MIXXFM Wimmera Business Awards will officially open on Friday 1st July.  More information can be found at:  


AICD Governance Foundations for Not For Profit Directors

Are you considering joining a Board/Committee and would like to understand the responsibilities of directorship?
Could your Board/Committee improve its' standard of governance?
Are you currently serving on a Board/Committee and would like to increase your personal skill level?
LW is hosting a 1.5day AICD workshop  on Thursday 21st & Friday 22nd July.  Investment: $800pp.  Early bird discount: $500pp for bookings by COB 1st June.  There are also a limited number of scholarships available to assist with fee. 
Contact Sue on 5381 6507 or    Details

Visit to Parliament House

The 2016 bus trip to Parliament House in Melbourne is scheduled for Wednesday 14th September.  Participants, graduates and friends of LW are invited to join us.  We will be lunching with politicians and participants of the Leadership Great South Coast program and touring the House.  Contact Sue on 5381 6507 or to book your seat on the bus.  

Sue Boddi
Leadership Wimmera Coordinator

Leadership Wimmera
62 Darlot Street, Horsham VIC 3400
Phone: (03) 5381 6507