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ACT Rostrum

Rostrum is active in promoting public speaking in the ACT zone, with six clubs. Learn how you can be confident at public speaking. Learn how you can run effective meetings. Drop into a Rostrum meeting.

Rostrum ACT awards 2010


The Primary Schools Speaking Competition is on again in 2014

It's time to register for the 2014 Primary Schools Public Speaking Competition.

The Canberra City Evening Club is moving

The Canberra City Evening Club now has a new meeting location - the Ainslie Football Club.

Warwick Everson Debating Trophy

The ACT's inter-club debating competition is on again this year. The first debate was on February 24 at Yass where the host club was beaten by visitors from Goulburn (from the NSW Zone).

Rostrum Recorder

The October 2013 issue of the Rostrum Recorder is now on the website for Rostrum members, highlighting the latest events and achievements of Rostrum in Canberra.



About Rostrum

Rostrum is a non-profit organisation for people who want to develop their skills in speaking and managing meetings.

A typical club program will cover speaking to a group, speeches for special occasions, debates, professional presentations, meeting procedure and chairmanship.

You can learn and practice effective communication skills in a friendly supportive atmosphere.

Rostrum in the ACT

The ACT Zone includes Canberra, Queanbeyan, Cooma and Yass. A syllabus of club events is published twice yearly and provided to members. The ACT Dais publishes a newsletter called the Rostrum Recorder which covers events in ACT clubs.

Contact us

Click here to contact ACT Rostrum.