Calendar

Aisling Events for 2017

Other Events for 2017

Wednesday 28 June 2017

Monthly Meeting

6pm at the Consulate-General of Ireland, Level 26, 1 Market Street, Sydney

Guest Speaker: Chloe Haywood-Anderson, winner of the Macquarie University Aisling Society prize for 2016, will give a talk entitled “From Home Rule to Republicanism: ‘Striking for Freedom’ in Easter 1916”.

Saturday 22 July 2017

Mid-year Lunch

12.00 pm for 12.30 pm Grand Dining Room, International College of Management 151 Darley Road, Manly (formerly St Patrick’s College, Manly)

Guest Speaker: Mark Tedeschi AM QC, NSW Senior Crown Prosecutor, will speak about his latest book Murder at Myall Creek which gives a detailed account of the murder of 28 Aboriginal men, women and children at Myall Creek in 1838 and the prosecution of the perpetrators by Irish-born Attorney-General John Hubert Plunkett.

Wednesday 23 August 2017

Monthly Meeting

6pm at the Consulate-General of Ireland, Level 26, 1 Market Street, Sydney

Guest Speaker: Dr Richard Reid will speak about Lord Belmore, governor of NSW 1868-1872, who was in office at the time of Henry O’Farrell’s attempted assassination of Prince Alfred, the second son of Queen Victoria, at Clontarf, Sydney and who during his term travelled extensively around the colony.

Wednesday 27 September 2017

Monthly Meeting

6pm at the Consulate-General of Ireland, Level 26, 1 Market Street, Sydney

Guest Speaker: Renowned Irish-Australian actor Maeliosa Stafford will give a talk entitled, “Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times: A Family Story”

Wednesday 25 October 2017

Monthly Meeting

6pm at the Consulate-General of Ireland, Level 26, 1 Market Street, Sydney

Guest Speaker: TBA

Wednesday 29 November 2016

Christmas Party

6.30pm at Sancta Sophia College, Missenden Road, Camperdown