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Special Event: An Evening with Sir Bob Geldof

Songwriter * Activist * Philanthropist

ASBWA WA Members have a unique opportunity to hear the inspiring story of Sir Bob Geldof on March 13 at the St Hilda's Performing Art Centre.

As a campaigner for numerous causes throughout the world, Sir Bob Geldof is able to use his high profile to great effect. From African famines to business and global politics, Sir Bob has raised awareness of a wide range of issues. Rising to fame thanks to his music career with The Boomtown Rats, Sir Bob soon turned his attention to charity, organising Band Aid and the fundraising event Live Aid. In light of his charity work, he received a knighthood in 1986.

He has been active in addressing poverty and the plight of African families, speaking out against famine and war and focusing on issues related to long term health and self-development through education. Through his co-ownership of Planet 24, a production company that launched The Big Breakfast in 1992, Sir Bob has also became recognised as an astute businessman. Sir Bob has received a number of awards, including the 'Nobel Man of Peace Award', several Honorary Doctorates and a number of Nobel Peace Prize nominations.

Prior to  Sir Bob Geldof's keynote, Chandler Comerford will share his leadership journey. as a former US Navy SEAL officer, Chandler provides insight into what traits are required to succeed in the world's toughest military training program. Chandler's message is that you are capable of more than you think resonates with all audiences.

ASBA members are encouraged to strongly support this event and share this opportunity with your school community - school Board members, students, staff, families and other members of your school community. We would greatly appreciate school buying blocks of tickets (5, 10, 20...) and encourage as many as possible to come along to make this a successful special event.

TICKETS via Trybooking: https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=467021&

DATE:    Wednesday, 13 March 2019
TIME:     6pm (for 6.30pm start) to 9pm
VENUE: Joy Shepard Performing Arts Centre, St Hilda's Anglican School for Girls
               26 Bay View Terrace
               Mosman Park WA 6012
COST:    $75 per person - for ASBA Members and non members
PARKING: Limited school oval parking and hard stand car parking available

Registrations close extended to 11 March 2019

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