Australian & New Zealand Wine Society of Ottawa
February 8, 2016  

 G'day and Kia Ora!

ANZWS Ottawa is a not-for-profit organization devoted to the enjoyment of the wines of Australia and New Zealand. Through exposure to, and education about the wines and wine regions of these great countries, the Society seeks to encourage, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, a greater awareness of the wine varietals, the diversity and the styles of Aussie and Kiwi wines.

You may also be interested to sign up for the Vintages e-newsletter and get their updates directly to your mailbox.

 Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 6pm

Please see:
the Notice of Meeting and Proxy Form

Join your board for
a review of the year past,
and a look at the year ahead.

This is a members-only event. There is no charge for attending.

Please RSVP by July 10, to either:

I WILL be attending the AGM

I am unable to attend the AGM

High Commissioner
H.E. Mr Tony Negus APM

The Australian High Commissioner to Canada is His Excellency Mr Tony Negus APM. Taking up his appointment in February 2015, Mr Negus previously served in the Australian Federal Police for 32 years and most recently as its Commissioner from 2009-2014.

Mr Negus has been awarded the Australian Police Medal (APM) in 2005, the Bintang Bhayangkara Utama Medal (National Police Meritorious Service Star, Indonesia) in 2012, the International Police and Public Safety 9/11 Medal (United States) in 2012 and the INTERPOL Fund for a Safer World Medal in recognition of his significant contribution to global safety and security in 2014.

Mr Negus holds a Masters of Public Policy and Administration from Charles Sturt University, a Graduate Diploma of Executive Leadership from the Australian Institute of Police Management, and has attended the Harvard University leadership program. Mr Negus is married with three children.

The Australian Australian and New Zealand Wine Society would also like to thank the outgoing High Commissioner, Ms. Louise Hand. It has been a pleasure to have her support and assistance in the promotion of wines and vintners of Australia during her 3 years in Ottawa.

Renewing or Want To Join Us? - the more the merrier!

If you would like to renew or join our membership (you don't have to be an Aussie or a Kiwi by the way), just click on the membership link. Come on, it's that easy, don't be shy - we'd love to have you join us!

Cheers and a big Aussie Aussie Aussie, oi oi oi to you all!

Karina, Brian, Mary, Steve, Gary, Rebecca, Phil, Stuart and Phil.


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