Rostrum Club 35 Griffith
To help people become better communicators through public speaking and meeting procedure. Rostrum is the longest established public speaking presentation & chairmanship club in Australia. It provides a safe & friendly please to learn & practise communication skills & to gain confidence. Member help & encourage each other.
Rostrum clubs aim to help their members improve their speaking and meeting skills. They do this primarily through regular club meetings and less frequent competitions. The main national competition for members is the Sidney Wicks Speaking Competition, held about every 6 years. State and territory competitions are held throughout the year.
Rostrum is extremely proud to champion the public speaking skills of Australian young people through the annual Rostrum Voice of Youth student development program. This is open to all high school students across Australia. The Voice of Youth culminates in the National Speaking Competition which involves a prepared speech and an impromptu speech. Over 3000 students participate in the Rostrum Voice of Youth each year, covering over 500 schools.