New ACS Toastmasters Club Committee for 2016/17

We are pleased to introduce our new executive committee for 2016/17.

Please say Hi to them when you come to our next meeting.

You will recognise them by their smiling faces shown on our Committee page here:

Area 13 International Speech and Evaluation Contest on 7th April 2016

ACS Toastmasters are very honoured and excited to be hosting the 2016 International Speech and Evaluation Contest for Area 13. This means that the best speakers in all the clubs in our area will be speaking at OUR club on 7th April. You can share the excitement by registering to attend. For details see the attached Area 13 International Speech & Evaluation Contest Flyer. (PDF 467KB)

Date: Thursday, 7th April 2016

Time: Start Time: 6.00PM (Briefing). Contest will start at 6.30PM on the dot!! Finish: 8.30PM (finish no later than 8.45pm as building must be vacated)

Location: Australian Computer Society Sydney Head Office
Level 11/50 Carrington Street

Registration link here on the ACS Website
or RSVP (Essential):
Terri Dittman (ACS Toastmasters Club President) OR
Alicia Curtis (Area 16 Director & Acting Area 13 Director)
Strictly no later than the 4th April 2016 COB due to security reasons to access the building

Contact: Email: terri.dittman Or Alicia Curtis via the details in the attached flyer.

Cost: $2 coin per person (except judges and contestants) – includes Lucky Door

Raffle Cost: Option 1: $ 3 for 5 tickets OR Option 2: $ 6 for 10 tickets


Congratulations to the 2015 Humourous Speech and Table Topics (Impromptu Speaking) Club Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the ACS Toastmasters 2015 Humourous Speech and Table Topics (Impromptu Speaking) Competition:

– Humourous Speech winners:

  • 1st: Richard N.
  • 2nd: Prudence D.

– Table Topics (Impromptu Speaking) winners:

  • 1st: Richard N.
  • 2nd: Angela L.
  • 3rd: Prudence D.

We will be posting updates to our Facebook page, so please check for updates:

See Central Division’s winners compete at the Semi-Annual Conference 2014

If you were thrilled to see Area 54’s Jason Ko win the Central Division Table Topics contest and David Klemm win the Central Division Humourous Speech contest on Thursday 23rd October you will be looking forward to Toastmasters District 70 Semi Annual Conference 2014 with great anticipation.

Photos are on District 70’s Facebook page here.

Register  for the conference, which is being held on Friday November 7 at Liverpool Catholic Club on the District 70 website here.

Area 54 Table Topics and Humourous SpeechContest on 9th October 2014

The Area 54 Humourous Speech and Table Topics Contest is being hosted by ACS Toastmasters and will be held at 7pm on Thursday 9th October at:

Ernst & Young Building, World Square, 644-680 George Street, Sydney. We hope to see you there.

RSVP for the Area 54 Table Topics and Humourous Speech Contest here.

Area 54 Contest Brochure (PDF 482KB).

Register for the District 70 Annual Conference 16th – 18th May 2014

The 2014 District 70 Annual Conference is being held at:
Bankstown Sports Club
Greenfield Parade, Bankstown
on 16th – 18th May 2014

Registration is via the District 70 website here.


Area 54 International Speech & Evaluation Contest 4th March 2014

Support your fellow Toastmaster Richard Nott competing at the Area 54 International Speech & Evaluation Contest being held on:

  • 4th March 2014 at
  • Ernst & Young,
    Level 32, Room 4
    680 George Street, Sydney
  • 6:00pm briefings for participants
  • 6:20pm – Guests Seated
  • 6:30pm – Official Contest Commencement

All welcome, admission is free. Refreshments will be provided.

Host and Contact: EY Toastmasters:

Download the flyer here:

International Speech and Evaluation Contest 18th February 2014

On Tuesday, February 18th, the club will hold its annual International Speech & Evaluation contests. All members can enter in the Evaluation contests. For the International Speech contest, you must have completed at least 6 speeches from the Competent Communication manual before the contest (i.e. the contest speech will be your 7th or later speech.

To enter you need to express interest via email beforehand as the number of competitors is limited.

Winners go on to the Area, Divisional and finally the District contests and the only way to do that is to ENTER NOW!

Members and guests can register on the ACS website here.

Richard Nott wins 2nd prize in Division Table Topics Contest

We are very proud of  Richard Nott who proudly represented ACS Toastmasters Club in the Division Table Topics Contest on October 9.

You can see a photo of Richard standing proudly with fellow club members who cheered him on at the event here:

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Meet our Committee

Our Executive Committee has been elected for the 2013-2014 year. Meet them on our Committee page.