About 60th Anniversary of Social Work Dinner at Customs House

Join us for dinner at Customs House on the 19th of August commencing with drinks and canapes at 6pm. The dinner will be hosted by UQ’s Vice Chancellor Professor Peter Høj followed by our special guest speakers Anne Cross and Lilla Watson.

Anne Cross is a UQ Social Work Alumni, Uniting Care CEO and recipient of Telstra Business Woman of the Year 2015. Anne will speak on the topic of “Social Work: Celebrating our Past, Looking to the Future”.

Aunty Lilla Watson is a Gangulu woman who grew up on the Dawson River Central Queensland. Lilla Watson holds a Bachelor of Arts from The University of Queensland and during the 1980’s was a lecturer in Aboriginal Welfare studies in the Department of Social Work at the University of Queensland. Aunty Lilla is highly respected for her contribution to Aboriginal education, knowledge and culture.

The dinner will commence at 6pm with drinks and canapes, followed by a two-course dinner from 6:45pm. Tickets to the event are $110 per person. 

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Customs House - 399 Queen Street, Brisbane