Conference packed with star women

Northern suburbs president Letitia Depiazzi, vice-president Leanne Sultan and conference chairman Alison Martin.
Northern suburbs president Letitia Depiazzi, vice-president Leanne Sultan and conference chairman Alison Martin.

The Zonta Club of Perth Northern Suburbs will host delegates from Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and WA from tomorrow until Sunday.

There will be forums, a remembrance ceremony, flag parade, service awards and updates on such Zonta projects as birthing kits for developing countries and cushions for breast surgery patients.

Speakers include public |sector-institutional reform expert Shirley Randell, Sunrise Children’s Villages (Cambodia) founder Geraldine Cox, physicist Jackie Davidson and WA chief scientist Lyn Beazley.

International director/|Bulgarian Zonta member Maria Stefanova will give a message from international president Lynn McKenzie, of Wellington.

‘A lot is packed into these few days,’ northern suburbs president Letitia Depiazzi said of the conference.