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Congratulations Brad -Toastmaster of the...

Congratulations Brad -Toastmaster of the day

“Terrace@12 Toastmasters started the year with a bubble of enthusiasm and humour today. Peter chaired the session well, expertly weaving the benefits of Toastmasters to our guests and newest members while chairing the meeting. Toastmaster of the Day went to Brad for a superb Icebreaker. Brad had us laughing within moments of standing up, and […]

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Toastmasters meeting 19th dec – Relaxati

Toastmasters meeting 19th dec – Relaxation

“Meeting For those who missed it, Pauline our Chair, chose relaxation as our theme today. She chose this theme to remind us that relaxation is just as important as celebrating the Xmas and NY’s holiday. We all took full advantage of the opportunity to relax by eating chocolate and enjoying the speeches. Hazel spoke about […]

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Area G3 Table Topics Contest

Area G3 Table Topics Contest

The room was packed with 30 different faces, some familiar, some unfamiliar, all Toastmasters,  for first of four Area contest. This one, the Table Topics contest was kindly hosted by 5 Crowns Toastmaster club. Hugh Hill, was the contest chair, his strong stentorious voice made the rules clear to all. Then all but the first […]

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Toastmaster Meeting 14th Nov – Nudge

Toastmaster Meeting 14th Nov – Nudge

“Today,Pauline chaired a wonderful meeting with ‘nudge’ as our theme. It was small andcozy. Melissa delivered her Ice-Breaker speech about her Māori ancestry andwhānau, Richard talked about his first-hand experiences of being mentored forhis business, and I talked about Toastmasters in a Radio Talk Show setting. Suegave her first evaluation, and is growing from strength […]

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District 72 Conference May 2019

District 72 Conference May 2019

The registration form for this is on the District website www.toastmasters.org.nz/events/district_conferences. The Committee are pleased to announce that we have confirmed the following speakers and educational presenters for the May Conference. Lark Doley (USA) Toastmasters International President (Saturday Keynote and Sunday Educational) Raylene Bates Athletics NZ Para-Olympics Head coach (Sunday Keynote speech) Wendy White (AUS) […]

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Well done Paula for completing her Compe...

Well done Paula for completing her Competent Communicator

Bravo to Paula for standing up and giving 10 speeches to that have enthraled her audience of Toastmasters. She has show persistence, dedication, and enthusiasm, which has resulted in her hard-earned Toastmaster’s Competent Communicator award, as well as the reputation of a speaker to be looked forward to in anticipation by her club’s Terrace@12 members. […]

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Terrace@12 International Speech Contest ...

Terrace@12 International Speech Contest 2018

“Today we held our T@12 International Speech Contest. Peter Scholtens and Hazel Bidmead were our contestants, and both delivered thought-provoking speeches. Peter spoke about suicide, a challenging topic, and he presented it in a very informative way. Hazel spoke about the courage of the first follower, of a leader, who opens the opportunity for others […]

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Congratulations Linn Zaw Win- Toastmaste...

Congratulations Linn Zaw Win- Toastmaster of the day 24th Oct

Giving a speech on an unfamiliar topic is quite a challenge. However, Linn cracked this today, with his informative speech outlining 9 factors that can cause depression. Linn’s speech was also personal, we respected his candidness, as he recalled the difficulty he felt after relocating to New Zealand leaving friends and family behind and having […]

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