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October 1, 2007 | by  | in News |
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Plunket Medal Oratory Contest

At 102-years-old, the Plunket Medal is New Zealand’s oldest oratory contest. Run by the Victoria University Debating Society, competitors must give a 10 minute oration (a moving speech) without notes on a topic of their choice. Past winners include MPs, Chief Justices, and other VUW luminaries. Entry is free. Refreshments provided.

When: 7pm, Thursday 4 October
Where: Hunter Council Chamber in Kelburn
Cost: Free

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