About Helensvale Daybreak


Helensvale Daybreak Toastmasters

A chapter of  Toastmasters International - where leaders are made. This is a not for profit training organisation that focuses on self paced, communication and leadership development. Toastmasters  is recognised and respected around the word for the excellent training provided in public speaking,  self improvement and personal development.


Meetings
Helensvale daybreak meetings are a "fun and dynamic way to start the day".
The meetings are enjoyable, fun and relaxed , while still observing the structure and encouragement of a typical one hour toastmasters  program.

When: Weekly at the Helensvale Community Centre, Discovery Drive Helensvale. Look for the sign as in the picture at right. >>>>
What Time:  6.45 am for 7 am start (arrive early) to 8 am.



The mission of Toastmasters is:

"We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth."

Through its member Clubs, Toastmasters International helps men and women learn the arts of speaking, listening and thinking – vital skills that promote self-actualisation, enhance leadership potential, foster human understanding, and contribute to the betterment of mankind.

It is basic to this mission that Toastmasters International continually expand its worldwide network of Clubs, thereby offering ever-greater numbers of people the opportunity to benefit from its programs.

Toastmasters International is the leading movement devoted to making effective oral communication a worldwide reality. To learn more about Toastmasters International, please visit www.toastmasters.org.

Club Activities

In addition to regular weekly meetings, Helensvale Daybreak Toastmasters has social functions training programs and get togethers such as:

Speech contests, conferences, BBQ's and  other social events.

Educational programs, mentoring, leadership and club officer training are also part of the dynamic self paced Toastmasters communication and  leadership experience.


Winners of the Club Speech Contests 2013
L to R: Ursula Beatty, Margo Knox, Ron Steffan

A Breakfast Meeting in the Park
January 2013 - Steve Cooks

At the Change Over Dinner June 2013
 


Sunny - Helensvale Daybreak Toastmaster's Mascot

The General Species of Sulphur Crested Cockatoo (SCC) and Our Sunny - Jutta Masterton
SCC: Relatively large bird found in wooded habitats 
Sunny: Relatively small bird found in locked cupboard
SCC: Can be locally very numerous
Sunny: Not in THIS cupboard

SCC: Sometimes being considered pests in urban areas
Sunny: Not our Sunny. Helensvale is semi-rural







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