[TimorLesteStudies] AETA Independence Day Dinner

Australia-East Timor Association aetamel at aetamel.org
Fri Nov 19 15:35:34 EST 2010

Australia-East Timor Association Independence Day Dinner*
and celebration of AETA's 35th Anniversary

== Guest speaker: Professor John Thwaites ==

John is a former deputy premier of Victoria, and now Chair of the Monash
Sustainability Institute. In 2008 - 2009, John was a special adviser to the
Timor-Leste Minister for Infrastructure and helped develop an Infrastructure
plan for Timor-Leste.

Sunday 28th November, 2010

5.00 pm 

Treacy Conference Centre, 126 The Avenue, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
(on the corner of The Avenue and Walker St)
Melway Map 29 Ref F-12
No parking is permitted in the grounds of the Centre.
Near tram stop 16 on the North Coburg (no 19) line.

- Guest speaker
- Two course buffet meal
- Live Timorese music
- Drinks from the bar (not BYO)
- AETA book stall

$40 per person (Full)
$30 per person (Concession)

Bring your friends: organise a table for up to 10
Please contact AETA if you require a vegetarian meal.

All bookings must be paid for by Thursday 25th of November.
Please contact us asap if you wish to make a booking (provide a telephone
number so that we can get back to you).

For further information call (03) 9416 2960
or e-mail aetamel at aetamel.org

* Nov 28 is the day in 1975 that the East Timorese liberation movement made
a unilateral declaration of independence to establish the Democratic
Republic of East Timor. The military of the Republic of Indonesia launched
their full scale invasion nine days later on the 7th December 1975.

Australia-East Timor Association (AETA)
PO Box 93
T: 61 3 9416 2960
E: aetamel at aetamel.org

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