Conference Over

The 2007 District 9500 Conference was held in Port Pirie on the 13th, 14th and 15th of April. Hailed as a resounding success by everyone involved, the pictures below tell the story.

Image The Northern festival Centre was the venue for the conference. The Keith Mitchell Theatre is a part of the complex and was used for most of the activities. Newly installed seating ensured comfort during the sessions.
Image Technical setup included sound desk and 4 computers, data projectors and television cameras......
Image 3 Data Projectors provided the visuals in a BIG format.
Pictured here is the opening ceremony where the flags were lowered on a flybar to a fanfare.
Image Ray Jackson spoke about Interplast.
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It's amazing that Derek McManus can move, let alone walk out on stage after being shot multiple times with a high calibre rifle. He lay on the ground being shot 14 times during a siege.

https://derrickmcmanus.com/

Image Dinner on the Saturday night was a great success. We packed out the Ball Room in the Northern Festival Centre.
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DG for the conference was John Rowe.

RC Port Pirie President Owen Crocker

Conference Chairman Philip Johns (pictured)