$120 – $140

Chester Wilmot: war correspondent, historian, interpreter of worlds

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Melbourne Savage Club

12 Bank Place

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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In the centenary year of the end of World War 1, the C.E.W. Bean Foundation, in partnership with the Melbourne Press Club, invites you to attend its annual commemorative dinner honouring Australian war correspondents, photographers, artists and cinematographers.

Paul Kelly, editor-at-large of The Australian, will give the dinner address and assess the remarkable career of war correspondent, broadcaster and author Chester Wilmot and the lessons for our age.

The dinner is being held at the historic Melbourne Savage Club. Book early as places are limited.

Date & Time
Thursday 22 February 2018
Cocktails 6pm; Dinner 7pm

Venue
Melbourne Savage Club
12 Bank Place
Melbourne

Cost
$120 MPC members and Bean Foundation guests
$140 non-members
(All prices are GST inclusive)

Bookings
RSVP by Thursday 15 February 2018
Book online at www.melbournepressclub.com
or call (03) 9614 2779

About the C.E.W. Bean Foundation

The C.E.W. Bean Foundation is both commemorative and functional, dedicated to collecting the uncensored versions of Australian war correspondents’ stories, and where possible recording their uncensored memoirs.


FAQs

Is this event exclusively for MPC members?

No, anyone can attend this dinner, though if you are not a financial member of the club or a guest of the Bean Foundation please choose the non-member option when registering.

How do I find out more about Melbourne Press Club events?

Visit our website for information about coming events. If you would like to join our mailing list, please contact us at admin@melbournepressclub.com with the heading 'MPC mailing list'.

How do I inform the venue about dietary requirements?

You can let us know of any dietary requirements by filling out the relevant question in the online registration form.

Where is the Melbourne Savage Club?

Melbourne Savage Club is located on Bank Place in the Melbourne CBD. Access via Collins Street or Little Collins Street, between William and Queen Streets.

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