Out and about

New South Wales: Directors on Location - Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb

This event was held on Wednesday April 11 on a gorgeous autumn afternoon. The event was sponsored by Marsh and after enjoying a variety of canapes at the top of the bridge, participants heard from Bridge Climb CEO Todd Coates about the role of risk culture.

Directors on location


South Australia: Directors’ Briefing - Do you have the right ‘fuel’ to drive your organisation?

SA Members enjoyed some networking and nibbles in the AICD Business Centre and Members Lounge following the recent Directors’ Briefing: Do you have the right ‘fuel’ to drive your organisation? The briefing included an interactive panel including Phil Butler GAICD – AICD’s NFP sector leader, Caitriona Fay - Perpetual’s National Manager of Philanthropy and Non-Profit Services and Mark Butcher FAICD - Chair of Masonic Homes, discussing what makes a NFP board effective.

Out and about

Queensland: Toowoomba Directors’ on Location - Withcott Seedlings

Attendees were treated to an exclusive behind the scenes look at a successful regional business: Withcott Seedlings. As well as a site tour, they heard from CEO Mike Hindle speak about their business strategy, innovative approaches, risk management and corporate governance.

Out and about


Directors from Gippsland hearing from Steve Parkinson, General Manager Bio Manufacturing, Australian Paper on their future strategy transforming the business. Members heard about the new innovative products that are being produced and the potential to create new jobs in the Gippsland region.