Event held on January 21

Corowa Rotary Federation Dinner and Tim Fischer Oration

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Event runs from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM


A yearly event held to commence Corowa’s Federation Festival Weekend. Enjoy a three-course dinner whilst honouring former Deputy Prime Minister and long-serving local Politician, Tim Fischer AC, with an Oration in his name. In 2021 the oration was delivered by Dr Brendan Nelson AO. A doctor by profession and leader of the AMA in the 1990's, Dr Nelson became Director of the Australian War Memorial in 2012 after a distinguished career in politics. He is currently the President of Boeing Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific. This dinner is usually held in the historic Oddfellows Hall in Corowa, Built in 1886, the halls place in Australia's Federation history stems from its use during the 1893 Corowa Conference which led to Corowa becoming know as the "Birthplace of Federation". A great night for all to start a busy Federation Weekend. Entry Cost All tickets $60 - Tickets can be purchased from Marshall Batteries, 10 Bow Street, Corowa. Contact Gary on the number provided. Tables of eight - three course meal included. Drinks will be available at bar prices.