Oceania/Australia Chapter Updates

Meeting Updates From the Oceania/Australia TCC Chapter

Bill Larner and Robyn Antill will be the featured speakers at our October 2023 Zoom meeting.

The Oceania/Australia TCC Chapter will host a Zoom meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 6 p.m. AEDT. Two presentations are planned:

  • Bill Larner – Northwest Passage with Hurtigruten
    Bill will share his experience of his recent trip on Hurtigruten Expeditions from Iceland to the Bearing Sea.
  • Robyn Antill – Greenland Drum Dancing
    Robyn will supplement Bill’s presentation with her recent trip to Greenland.

Zoom connection details are available from Robyn Antill (robyn@antill.com.au).

Upcoming TCC Oceania Group Trips/Meetings

Auckland, Nov. 6, 2023 – Hybrid Meeting

  • We will meet for dinner at 6:30 p.m. local time and then at 8 p.m. NZDT we will have our normal Zoom call.
  • Please come and join us in Auckland if you can. It is a great stepping off point for lots of trips in the Pacific.
  • A couple of the Oceania members will be off to Tonga (3 nights) and Nieu (4 nights) following the meeting. Other side trips are also possible for example Chatham Islands / Cook Island etc (if you would like to join in, please let me know).

Brisbane, Nov. 29, 2023 – Hybrid Meeting

  • Presentation – Professor Saleem H. Ali will describe how how his travels inspired his book,  Earthly Order: How Natural Laws Define Human Life.
  • After the presentation we will go to dinner (details TBD).

Island Hopper HNL to GUM via PNI

  • Planned for April 2025
  • More on this when we get closer to the time.

Oceana/Australia Chapter Zoom Meeting on Aug. 16

Here are the details of our next meeting. I encourage you to come along ready to share some feedback/photos of your recent trips. Agenda: Welcome all Show and tell: This will be a general chit-chat session about any recent trips. Please prepare to share your screen with any photos you would like to discuss. Update… Read more »

Oceania Chapter Zoom Meeting Scheduled for July 19

The Oceania/Australia TCC Chapter will hold its next Zoom meeting on Wednesday, July 19, starting at 6 p.m. AEST. The event will feature a presentation on British Overseas Territories by Tony Williams, Secretary of the Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands Society and a member of the TCC UK and Ireland Chapter. Read more »