The Britain-Australia Society Award 2017

The Britain-Australia Society Award 2017

8th March 2018
6:30pm onwards

Recipient: Sir David Attenborough OM, CH, CVO, CBE, FRS, FLS, FZS, FSA

Tickets are now available for the 2017 Britain-Australia Society Award which will be presented to veteran broadcaster, naturalist and British national treasure Sir David Attenborough on the 8th March at the Australian High Commission.

Last years award was presented to Ms Kylie Minogue and the 2017 Award continues this strong tradition of recognising both Britons and Australians who have made an exemplary contribution to promoting understanding, friendship and cooperation between our two great nations. 

The event will begin with a welcome and introduction by The Hon Alexander Downer the High Commissioner to the UK as well as some well-chosen words from the President of the Britain-Australia Society, Lord Carrington. Members and guests will then be treated to a selection of canapes and wines in the magnificent surroundings of the Exhibition Hall of the High Commission.

Dress Code: Business Attire








Photo credit: Johann Edwin Heupel by Creative Commons licence

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The organisations shown have all committed to supporting this year’s events. Many thanks to them.

Commonwealth Bank Australia, CPA AustraliaEtihadCA ANZ,
Godiva ChocolatierTait Memorial Trust and Vestey Foods Group.