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Payneham Probus Club: Meeting Schedule and Entertainment -

Speakers

 


16th November 2021

Mark LEWIS – “Bernie’s  Green Box”

Mark is the Managing Director of Bernie Lewis Home Loans, a business started by his Father, Bernie over 32 years ago.

In 2005, Mark’s parents both tragically died in an accident. As executor of their estate, Mark’s job of dealing with both of their estates, during a time of immense grieving, was made much easier because of Bernie’s Green Box. Mark’s presentation will share with you the story of Bernie’s Green Box, how it made his job dealing with their estate easy and straightforward and how you too can build your own Green Box to provide ultimate peace of mind for you and your family.


21st December 2021


25th January 2022

Maurie O’BRIEN – Bush Poet

Maurie O’Brien is a Past President and former Secretary of the South Australian Bush Poets Association and one of Australia’s most respected bush poets with a number of awards to his credit.  He is a three times winner of both the SA Bush Poets State Championships (performance) and the SA Bush Poets State written word championships. He is known for his strong delivery of poetry at public events and has written many tributes to Australia’s veterans and pioneers together and authored many humorous poetic anecdotes. He has published two books, been published in The Guardian Poetry Magazine and also been featured on spoken word CD’s published by the ABC. His poetry appeals to all those who respect and value the sacrifices made by Australians during the conflicts of World War I and II, whether at the front, behind the lines or at home. Maurie has presented at a number of Probus Clubs and comes highly recommended.

 


22nd February 2022

Rob McLENNAN - " The History of Radio in South Australia"

Rob embraced community radio in 1984 in Warrnambool, Victoria, where he served as President for 6 years, culminating in gaining a full licence for 3WAY FM in 1992.

He relocated to Adelaide in 1994 to start up the first Capt’n Snooze retail bedding store in Adelaide and joined  Coast FM 88.7 in 1998, based at the Glandore Community Centre.

After presenting the Wednesday Breakfast Program for 16 years, he now presents the Wednesday Coast Magazine morning program and has done so for 6 years.

  

Rob is passionate about music from the 60s and 70s and has an interest in particular, in vinyls.

 


 

22nd February 2022

Rob McLENNAN - " The History of Radio in South Australia"

Rob embraced community radio in 1984 in Warrnambool, Victoria, where he served as President for 6 years, culminating in gaining a full licence for 3WAY FM in 1992.

He relocated to Adelaide in 1994 to start up the first Capt’n Snooze retail bedding store in Adelaide and joined  Coast FM 88.7 in 1998, based at the Glandore Community Centre.

After presenting the Wednesday Breakfast Program for 16 years, he now presents the Wednesday Coast Magazine morning program and has done so for 6 years.

Rob is passionate about music from the 60s and 70s and has an interest in particular, in vinyls.