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October 2007 Issue
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Development & Alumni Events

Florey Medical Chapter

Event: The Florey Chapter Medical Vignerons Dinner 2007

The Medical Vignerons Dinner is the Florey Chapter's premier event. It is an excellent opportunity to meet other chapter members and catch up with old University friends, as well as enjoy some finely crafted wines from some of SA's finest vignerons. All welcome.

Date: Friday 9 November
Time: TBA
Cost: $80 (student discount available)
Venue: National Wine Centre, corner of Botanic Road and Hackney Road, Adelaide
RSVP: Gaynor Tyerman on (08) 8303 6356 or

Cornell Chapter for Arts and Performing Arts

Event: Annual General Meeting and Annual Dinner, featuring speaker Anthony Steel AM: "The 2008 Adelaide Festival of Arts: a preview", and music by Skyline String Quartet
Venue: St Mark's College, Pennington Terrace, North Adelaide
Date: Saturday 10 November
Time: 6.15pm AGM, 7pm Dinner
Cost: $60 (Dinner Drinks BYO)
RSVP: Development and Alumni office at +61 8 8303 6356 or fax: +61 8 8303 5808

United Kingdom Chapter

Event: Annual General Meeting
Venue: Australia Centre
Date: Wednesday 14 November
Time: Details to be advised

Event: Christmas Event - please put this date in your diaries and tell other Alumni and Friends
Venue: The Exhibition Hall at Australia House
Date: Thursday 29 November
Time: 6.30pm

Adelaide University Alumni Sydney University

Event: SANFL Grand Final: footy and barbecue
Date: Sunday 7 October
Venue: Gladstone Hotel, 115 Regent Street, Chippendale, NSW
Time: 2.30pm to 6.00pm
Cost: $5 charge for sausage sizzle/barbie. Drinks and food available for purchase
RSVP: by Friday 5 October to

Roseworthy Old Collegians Association

Event: ROCA Annual General Meeting and Annual Reunion Dinner

The 2007 Award of Merit will be presented, plus special profiles from 10, 25, 40 and 50-year reunion groups

Date: Friday 12 October
Time: 7.00pm
Cost: $40 members, $45 non-members
Venue: Glenelg Golf Club, James Melrose Drive, Novar Gardens
RSVP: Dr David Cooper,, phone (08) 8363 4371 (work), (08) 8332 5982 (home)

Friends of the University Library and the Don Dunstan Foundation

Event: "Weighing up Australian Values: Turning risks into Opportunities" by Brian Howe
Date: Wednesday 17 October
Time: 6.00pm to 7.30pm
Venue: Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide
Cost: Free and open to the public
RSVP: by Monday 15 October to, (08) 8303 3364, or, (08) 8303 4064

Friends of the University of Adelaide Library

Event: "In the name of the Law: William Willshire and the policing of the Australian frontier" by Amanda Nettelbeck and Robert Foster
Date: Thursday 25 October
Time: 6.00pm for 6.30pm
Venue: Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide
Cost: Free and open to the public
RSVP: by Tuesday 23 October to, (08) 8303 4064

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