FRIENDS OF RUGBY

Join us for an afternoon centred around business and Rugby at Rigoni’s Bistro.

Enjoy a three-course meal inclusive of wines whilst hearing from guest speaker Michael von Berg MC, OAM, a Life Member of Rugby SA, a previous Chairman and has coached three senior club sides in the SA Competition and State and is currently a member of the Burnside Rugby Club.

Michael is the Chairman and National President of The Royal Australian Regiment Association. Michael served with the 5th Battalion of the RAR in Vietnam as the Reconnaissance Platoon Commander in 66/67 during which time he was awarded the Military Cross. He went on to serve in the SAS and Commandos and is a guest lecturer to the serving Battalions and Military Schools on specialized military skills and leadership.

Michael has considerable international experience, having lived, worked and played rugby in various countries for over 12 years and benefited both socially and commercially in the well documented link between rugby and business. He has held numerous executive and non-executive board directorships with private and public companies including the Australian Rugby Union Ltd. He is a member of the State Veterans Advisory Council, the Ex Service Organization Round Table of DVA and a member of The Prime Ministers Advisory Council on Veterans and Military Mental Health in Canberra.

We look forward to having you join us!

Date: Friday, 21 April 2017

Time: 12:00pm Pre Lunch Drinks, 12:30pm Lunch

Venue: Rigoni’s Bistro, 27 Leigh Street Adelaide

 Tickets: $110 per ticket inclusive of three course meal, beer and wines