Welcome to Menai District Toastmasters website, this site is designed to provide information about Toastmasters and more importantly, what is happening at the Menai District Toastmasters club to assist the members and guests.

Club Mission

We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth. Through this mission, each toastmaster gains a clear understanding of the club’s purpose and the organisation as a whole benefits from a shared set of values and goals.

Club Meeting Dates – Every 2nd Tuesday at Club Central Menai

MARCH 2020APRIL 2020
10 March, 2020
Standard Meeting - Table Topics - Speeches and Evaluations
7 April, 2020
Standard Meeting - Table Topics - Speeches and Evaluations
24 March, 2020
Standard Meeting - (Educational Session - Show What You Mean)
21 April, 2020
Standard Meeting - (Educational Session - Vocal Variety)

Club Officers 2019-2020

Club President
Arthur Ollett DTM - Mob: 0407 018 120
Club VP_Education
Mauricio Tapia DTM - Mob: 0405 804 445
Club VP_Membership
Eileen Sargent PM3 - Mob: 0410 545 377
Club VP_Public Relations
Louise (Lou) Beaton PM2 - Mob: 0438 603 351
Club Secretary
Maria Manilla CC - Mob: 0434 377 426
Club Treasurer
John Drinkwater DTM - Mob: 0418 249 048
Sergeant At Arms
Nicholas Horn CC - Mob: 0424 257 581
Club Webmaster
Ron Alexander DTM - Mob: 0412 599 017
Immediate Past President
Eileen Sargent PM3 - Mob: 0410 545 377
John Drinkwater DTM - Mob: 0418 249 048
Visitors are very welcome, please contact us to advise of your attendance. There is no charge for visitors attending a club meeting and an offer to join our Toastmasters Club will be made on the 2nd or 3rd visit. Please click on the Visitor Enquiry Form and let us understand and help you achieve your requirements or goals.

What Is Speechcraft

Speechcraft is a short course teaching public speaking skills which will help to build self-confidence. Get comfortable in talking in front of a group, master your nerves in a fun, friendly and supportive, positive non-threatening environment.

What’s it all about and what are the benefits?

  • Designed to develop public speaking skills
  • Friendly, positive non-threatening environment
  • Fellow students will be there for similar reasons as you
  • Fellow students will be feeling the same emotions as you develop at your own pace
  • Receive immediate positive and helpful feedback
  • Most assisting Toastmasters are also Speechcraft graduates
  • Develop your own individual style
  • Gain a huge boost to your self confidence