#2023 Program Overview

Friday 20 October, Saturday 21 October and Sunday 22 October 2023.

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Friday 20 October 2023

Convention Registrations – Level 1, U-City, Franklin Street, Adelaide.

Between 15.00 and 17.00 we will meet and register you, and answer any questions about the Convention program and the days ahead.

Welcome Reception hosted by Lord Mayor, Hon Dr Jane Lomax-Smith PhD – Adelaide Town Hall

The Town Hall, built in 1866, is an icon in South Australian history and part of the city’s social fabric. Its elegance and grandeur are the backdrop for the Convention Welcome Reception.

Dress code: Smart casual / business / lounge suit  

South Australia’s capital is the proud home to world-famous chefs, serving game-changing dishes in stunning Adelaide restaurants and beyond.

Start exploring!

Saturday 21 October 2023

Level 1, U-City, Adelaide.

Catch up with many familiar faces and meet new Fellows before sessions commence at 09.00.

Convention dress code: Smart casual

CFASA President – Donna Mayhew (CF 2015) – Convention Welcome

Welcome to Country

Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, Board Chair, David Trebeck.

Guest Speaker Presentations including Q&A

Morning Tea (served in Foyer)

Guest Speaker Presentations followed by Q&A

Buffet Lunch – a chance to stretch your legs and mingle.

Guest Speaker Presentations followed by Q&A

Afternoon Tea

Join Prof. Tom Calma AO, Shona Reid, Alphonsus Shield (CF 2019 NT) and Dr Jared Thomas (CF 2019) as they discuss their Churchill Fellowship journey, their research and aspirations for the future.

Convention Dinner – Panorama Ballroom, Adelaide Convention Centre

Stunning views over the River Torrens and surrounding parklands are the backdrop for the NCCF#2023 Convention Dinner.  Guest speakers, the delightful and incredibly successful Colin and Maggie Beer, top off this important evening.

Dress code: Business/evening


Sunday 22 October 2023

Convention Brunch – Luigi’s Restaurant

‘Luigi’s Restaurant’ is an extension of owner, Luigi’s, home and his customers are an extension of his family –  “I am honoured every time somebody walks through our doors – I believe in offering not just amazing food and coffee but first class service with a smile.”

At Luigi’s you’ll enjoy a delicious brunch featuring the very best ‘brunch’ fare to kick-start your day and prepare you for the Sunday Tours ahead.

Dress code: Smart casual – footwear appropriate for tours

Convention Finale – Adina Treasury 1860

Set in one of South Australia’s most iconic buildings, Treasury 1860 Restaurant Courtyard and bar blends modern hospitality and style whilst paying homage to one of South Australia’s most important and lively eras. Family and Guests are welcome to attend this special Convention Finale!


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