• Admiral Arthur Phillip Commemoration Service and Luncheon 2019

    Admiral Arthur Phillip Commemoration Service and Luncheon 2019

    21st January 2019
    11:30am to 2:45pm

    Members and guests of the Britain-Australia Society are warmly invited by The Trustees of The Admiral Phillip Memorial Trust to attend next year’s Admiral Phillip Commemoration Service and the Luncheon which will afterwards be held nearby in Grocers’ Hall, Princes Street and should be concluded by 2:45 pm.

    The Commemoration Service for the life of Admiral Phillip, who was born in the City of London, has been held for many years. It has been attended by High Commissioners and by other representatives from The Australian States.  Also present have been Members of the Britain Australia Society, The Cook Society and the City of London Corporation together with Australians working in the City of London and elsewhere.

    The Service will be conducted by the Britain-Australia Society Chaplain Reverend George Bush. The Address will be given by Scott Bevan, who is a well-known writer, journalist, and the presenter of Arthur Phillip: Governor, Sailor, Spy. His subject will be “The Finest Harbour in the World” – The Story of Sydney told from the Water. Scott is coming from Australia especially for this occasion.

    Event Details: 


    Monday 21st January 2019

    Service: 11:30am

    Luncheon: 12.30pm for 1.15pm 


    Grocers’ Hall, Princes Street, London, EC2R 8AD


    £80 (inc VAT) per person to include Reception and Luncheon wines


    To book your place at the Admiral Arthur Phillip Luncheon please print out and fill in this booking form and return to the address below with a cheque enclosed:

    Sir Michael Savory
    Admiral Phillip Memorial Trust
    Muckleburgh House
    Norfolk NR25 7EG

    OR simply email email hidden; JavaScript is required   giving your name(s) and any dietary requirements and also confirm that you have sent the total sum to:

    Barclays Bank

    Sort code: 20-98-21   

    Account number: 50074446 

    Reference: Your name 



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