Forthcoming Events

Details of forthcoming Menzies Research Centre events will be posted here.

Past Events

May222017

MRC's "The Forgotten People" 75th Anniversary Gala Dinner

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The Menzies Research Centre presents

The Forgotten People” 75th Anniversary Gala Dinner
A celebration of the wartime broadcast that defined today’s Australia

 

With Special Guests:

Sir Robert Menzies Daughter Mrs Heather Henderson
Former Prime Minister of Australia the Hon John Howard OM AC
Alan Jones AC 
Former and current Parliamentarians

 

Join us for an unforgettable evening to celebrate …

May182017

“A Chance in Life: Setting the foundations for tomorrow’s prosperity” with Angus Taylor

Join us for this special subscriber only event with the Hon Angus Taylor MP

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A Chance in Life: Setting the foundations for tomorrow’s prosperity with the Hon Angus Taylor MP


**A SUBSCRIBER ONLY EVENT*

Mr Taylor, Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation, will deliver an important Thought Leader address where he will explain measures in the Budget that will foster an environment in which individuals and businesses can thrive.

This is a premium, invitation event and places are …

Apr202017

"A Smart Transport Future: Arriving sooner than you think" with Andrew Constance

Join us for a special evening with the Hon Andrew Constance MP

Andrew Constance Invitation

A Smart Transport Future: Arriving sooner than you think” with the Hon Andrew Constance MP

The Menzies Research Centre is delighted to announce that the state Minister for Transport & Infrastructure, the Hon Andrew Constance MP, will be addressing our next Thought Leader Series event where he will be revealing his vision for transport’s future in NSW.   

The world of transport is changing. We are seeing a steady progression …

Mar272017

The Shepherd Review (Phase One): Statement of National Challenges

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Shepherd Invite

In December 2016, the MRC’s Enterprise Policy Unit announced its lead project, the Shepherd Reviewan independent review led by Tony Shepherd AO to distill our nation’s economic challenges and address our high debt levels, falling competitiveness and slowed investment.

The Review Panel has made significant progress since then, and we are delighted to invite you to 
PHASE ONE of the Shepherd …

Mar302017

"Brexit, Trump, and the Trade Challenge" - A Breakfast Briefing with Rt. Hon. Peter Lilley MP

Join the MRC and leading members of the business community for an important conversation over breakfast

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The MRC is delighted to announce that Rt. Hon. Peter Lilley, a former trade secretary in Margaret Thatcher's government, will be the guest of honour at our next breakfast briefing in Sydney.  

Mr Lilley, a current member of the House of Commons, will be speaking on the topic Brexit, Trump and the Trade Challenge 

At a time of flux and uncertainty in US and European politics, …

Mar012017

Launch of MRC Report: "Oceans of Opportunity" with The Hon Julie Bishop MP

Join us for a special morning with the Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs

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Julie Bishop Launch Invitation

Menzies Research Centre Report 

Oceans of Opportunity: How labour mobility can help Australia and its neighbours 

Launch by the Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs

The MRC is honoured to be joined by the Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs, who will be launching our new report. The MRC has a proud track record of developing practical …

Feb142017

National Security Network Forum with the Hon Christopher Pyne MP

Join us for an evening with Minister for Defence Industry the Hon Christopher Pyne MP

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The National Security Network is an initiative that seeks to engag
e politicians, defence, and national security professionals on Australian and global defence matters.

We are delighted to announce that the Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP will be addressing the National Security Network in February.

Minister Pyne will update us on the implementation of the Defence …

Feb082017

Launch of R G Menzies Essay: Fit For Service by Andrew Bragg with the Prime Minister

Join us for a special afternoon with the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister of Australia

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Invitation Fit For Service Launch with PM Turnbull

R G Menzies Essay No.5 

Fit For Service: Meeting the demand of the Asian middle class 

by Andrew Bragg

Launch by the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister of Australia

Australia’s prosperity is built upon free, open markets and creative trade policy. At a time of mounting protectionist sentiment, our North Asian trade agreements open the door to increased service exports to the …

Feb022017

BCBB "Making Australia Right: Where to from here?" Breakfast Discussion

Making Australia Right

LNP Brisbane City Business Branch Breakfast  

The Brisbane City Business Branch invites you to breakfast with Nick Cater (Menzies Research Centre), Rebecca Weisser (The Australian), Professor James Allan (TC Beirne School of Law) and Peter Kurti (Centre for Independent Studies) to discuss a new book Making Australia Right - Where to From Here? 

Date 
Thursday 2 February 2017 

Venue
Tattersalls Club 
215 Queen Street, Brisbane 
($20 parking …

Feb012017

Launch of "Making Australia Right: Where to from here?" edited by James Allan

Making Australia Right

Making Australia Right: Where to from here? 

Edited by James Allan 

Launch by Nick Cater, Rebecca Weisser and James Allan 

Hosts 
The Australian Institute for Progress and Connor Court Publishing

Venue
Alliance Hotel, 320 Boundary Street,
Spring Hill QLD 4000

Date 
Wednesday, 1 February 2017 

Time 
6.00 – 8.00pm

Speakers 
Nick Cater, Rebecca Weisser and James Allan 

Bookings  
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Dec132016

Inaugural Annual Business Breakfast: "Business vs. The Blob: How enterprise can triumph over bureaucracy"

Join the MRC for its inaugural Annual Stocktake Breakfast

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"bUSINESS VS THE BLOB: HOW ENTERPRISE CAN TRIUMPH OVER BUREAUCRACY"  

The Coalition promised to wage war against obstructive regulation when Tony Abbott was running for prime minister. More than three years later, are we any closer to stopping the relentless spread of officialdom that hinders business, discourages enterprise and enriches no one except officials? 

In our final event for 2016, the …

Nov302016

MRC Presentations to Parliamentarians with Heather Henderson

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30 November 2016, Government Party Room, Parliament House, Canberra

It is a sign of the rising recognition of the significance of Sir Robert Menzies that six of the new members and senators quoted his words in their Maiden speeches.

In recognition of the new members’ contribution to Sir Robert’s legacy, the Menzies Research Centre decided to show its appreciation and support with the presentation of special framed mementos to …

Nov082016

National Security Network Forum: Cyber Security - The next strategic challenge

Join us for an evening with the Hon Dan Tehan MP and Alastair MacGibbon

Join us at Parliament House for the next Menzies Research Centre National Security Network Forum. We are delighted to be joined by special guests, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Cyber Security, the Hon Dan Tehan MP, and Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security, Alastair MacGibbon

Gaining increased exposure in the media, cyber security has undoubtedly become a matter of great national interest. It seemed only fitting …

Nov032016

"The Future of Conservatism: A Reflection" with Dominic Perrottet

Join us for a special evening with the Hon Dominic Perrottet MP

The Future of Conservatism: A Reflection” with the Hon Dominic Perrottet MP

The Menzies Research Centre is delighted to invite you to an evening with NSW Minister for Finance, Services and Property, the Hon Dominic Perrottet MP. 

A special evening held last year with Mr Perrottet attracted rigorous discussion as he recounted his own journey from interventionist to limited government advocate. We are fortunate enough to invite the Minister back this year as …

Sep142016

Howard on Menzies: Canberra Premiere

Join us for a special preview screening of Howard on Menzies

You are invited to an exclusive cinema preview of Howard On Menzies - the TV documentary of the year. Followed by drinks and discussion.

WEDNESDAY 14 SEPTEMBER 2016, 6.15 - 8.00 pm

The Theatre, Parliament House, Canberra

COST: MRC Subscribers $25, non-subcribers $30

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