December 13, 2017

Melbourne Vol 15 Ed 5

Newcomers Network Newsletter Melbourne Vol 15, Ed 5 2017

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Free monthly enewsletter for newcomers and networkers info @ est 1999, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Volume 15, Edition 5, 13 December 2017


12th Annual Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch Monday 25 December 2017 12:00pm -3:00pm $0
At Queen Victoria Gardens on St Kilda Road, Melbourne opposite the National Gallery of Victoria. Bring your own (BYO) lunch to eat and share and meet other new people on Christmas Day. Everyone is welcome – all ages, faiths, religions, backgrounds, newcomers, locals. If you don’t have somewhere to go on Christmas Day – join us at our 12th Melbourne picnic that we are hosting with the Melbourne Social Group – you’re invited! Watch the fun video and register at – special thanks to the City of Melbourne for sharing the details of the event. Public transport is free on Christmas Day.

Living, Working and Networking in Melbourne – Second Wednesday Monthly
Wednesday 13 December 2017 6:00pm – 8:00pm $0 to attend, pay for your own refreshments
Information session hosted by me, Sue Ellson +61 402 243 271 at the Lanai Bar, Level 1, 113 Queen Street, Melbourne (corner of Little Collins Street). You will meet new people and learn a lot about living, working and networking in Melbourne. Reserve your place at

Upcoming Festivals and Events
Christmas in the city
Christmas Light Displays and Carols in Melbourne
New Year’s Eve in Melbourne
More events in Melbourne

Latest mentions and articles of interest
Articles or Posts on LinkedIn
Mentors – Still Relevant
LinkedIn and Networking for Newcomers

“I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.” Leonardo da Vinci

You are welcome to share this newsletter with other people who have moved to Melbourne.

Enjoy your week and cheers for now,

Sue Ellson
Founder and Director
Newcomers Network
Information, Events, Advocacy

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