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RRBATA: The Great McEwen Breakfast Debate (Friday 9th August 2013)

The Great McEwen Breakfast Debate

A Q & A style event, featuring a panel of candidates for the Federal seat of McEwen.

On Friday 9th August 2013, voters from across the Federal electorate of McEwen will converge on Romsey for The Great McEwen Breakfast Debate.

Organised by the Romsey Region Business and Tourism Association (RRBATA), this event will be a Q and A style forum where all candidates for the electorate will answer questions from their voting public. Ms. Tracey Curro, (journalist, producer, corporate communications expert) will be the moderator for what is sure to be a lively forum as the 2013 Federal Election approaches.

Mr.Rob Mitchell (current member for McEwen) will be joined by Ms.Donna Petrovich (Liberal Party), Mr. Neil Barker (Greens Party), Mr. Trevor Dance (Palmer United Australia Party) and Mr. Bruce Stevens (Katter’s Australian Party) at Cope Williams Winery for a gourmet a la carte breakfast.  Other members from the candidates’ parties have also been invited to attend.

RRBATA President Jenny Stillman said “RRBATA is excited to host what will be THE opportunity for the McEwen community to meet all the candidates and tease out those federally administered issues relating to the McEwen community on both a local and more national level.”

Attendees will be invited to submit questions ahead of the event, with an opportunity to submit questions on the day to be answered if time permits.

With interest in the Federal Election sure to build over the next few weeks, RRBATA anticipates much interest from constituents and media in this event.

Tickets to this event will cost $50 per person and can be purchased through
An Early Bird Discount ($40 per person) will be available for tickets purchased before 9pm Thursday 25th July 2013.

Please note: Ms. Tracey Curro appears by arrangement with Saxton Speakers Bureau.


DATE and TIME: Friday 9th August 2013: 7:30am to 9.30am

VENUE: Cope Williams Winery, 221 Ochiltrees Rd, Romsey Vic

COST: $50 per person (early bird discount of $10 if purchased before 9pm Thursday 25th July 2013)

MODERATOR: Ms. Tracey Curro



Joanne Hagan (Secretary)
Phone: 0432 320 553



Date: 15/07/2013
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