2018 International Women's Day Breakfast


Thursday, 8 March 2018 - 6:30am


Wrest Point
410 Sandy Bay Road
Sandy Bay TAS 7005

The Foundation is thrilled to herald the start of our 2018 fundraising calendar with Tasmania’s largest International Women’s Day event, our International Women’s Day Breakfast. This iconic event fills Wrest Point’s Tasman Room to capacity, with over 600 guests joining together to celebrate the impact of women and girls in so many roles across our community.

For 2018 we will be featuring a panel discussion with key Tasmanian women from a range of expertise and vocations, with the theme ‘Women shaping our future’.

Our confirmed panellists are:

  • Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC Governor of Tasmania 
  • Alison Venn, Director, Menzies Institute for Medical Research
  • Melissa Carlton, CEO, YMCA Hobart and Paralympian
  • Hosted by Jo Palmer from Southern Cross Nightly News

‘Women Shaping Our Future’ will be a fun, relaxed and sincere discussion where we will spend the morning recognising the success and achievements of these incredible Tasmanian women.

WHEN: Thursday 8 March, 2018

WHERE: Tasman Room, Wrest Point

TIME: 6.30am for a 7.00am start (proceedings conclude at approximately 8.30am)

TICKETS: $60 each or $660 for a table of 12**

RSVP: Thursday 1 March, 2018

Proudly supported by DJ Motors & Communities, Sport and Recreation, Department of Premier and Cabinet.


With Foundation Partner:

**Upon arrival to Wrest Point please check seating allocations in foyer, and if dietary requirements are not provided to us by Thursday 1 March we are unable to guarantee they will be available. Thanking you in advance for your understanding.