2018 David Parkin Oration for Sport and Social Change

The annual Oration honours the significant contribution of Dr David Parkin OAM to Australian society in leadership, sport and education. It promotes the advancement of public knowledge by exploring the challenges and opportunities for sport to act as a driver of social change.

This year's Oration “A league of their own: the rise of AFL Women's” will be delivered by
Dr Susan Alberti AC.

A lifelong supporter and former Vice-President of the Western Bulldogs Football Club, Dr Alberti is a passionate advocate for the AFL Women's and mentorship of young women. As one of Australia's most prominent philanthropists and business people, she has dedicated her life to supporting countless charitable causes.

Please join on this special occasion.

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