Events

Midweeker with Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton has been a journalist for the past 15 years after graduating from the University of Canberra sports media degree.   During that time he has covered a wide variety of sports and competitions, and is now the sports editor at The Canberra Times. He has covered the Olympic Games as part of a...

Menslink Business Breakfast 2023

The Menslink Business Breakfast is our annual fundraising event and draws nearly five hundred leaders from across Canberra to hear from inspiring speakers, network with other community-minded people, and support the great work of Menslink.   Menslink is proud to announce Michael Coutts-Trotter as our guest speaker for the 2023 Business Breakfast. Michael has recently...

Midweeker with Francis Owusu

Francis Owusu has used his love of dance to stimulate others to build their confidence and self-belief, as it did for him. A child of Ghanaian parents, Francis grew up in Victoria where he endured racism born of ignorance which almost propelled him towards a life of crime.   Moving to Canberra he turned his...

Menslink Great Walk 2023

The Menslink Great Walk 2023 brings together CEO’s, Community Leaders and Senior Executives to join together in an epic adventure on Canberra’s Centenary Trail to raise awareness and much-needed funds for Menslink. Journeying across our nation’s capital, this 5-day adventure will be one of those unforgettable, epic adventures that will stay with the walkers for...

Midweeker with Wally Rao

Statesman Hotel Curtin Cnr Strangways &, 14 Theodore St, Curtin, ACT, Australia

Wally is the "accidental mentor" who helps more young people daily than he cares to admit. His booming hello of "Hey champion" is a hallmark of a visit to his cafe, Deakin & Me   Wally's coffee and cafe journey started with his parents owning and operating one of the original cafes in Petrie Plaza...

Midweeker with Ben Gathercole

Statesman Hotel Curtin Cnr Strangways &, 14 Theodore St, Curtin, ACT, Australia

Somewhat reluctantly, Ben has agreed to sit on the other side of the microphone and answer questions at our first Midweeker for 2024. Topics will include Ben's 30 years in elite sport, the challenges and triumphs he had along that journey, and the many lessons learned. Ben will also discuss why he's at Menslink, his...

Menslink Big Night Out 2024

Hotel Realm 18 National Circuit, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Menslink’s Big Night Out is back in 2024. Live music, delicious food, drinks, and of course, you will be surrounded by great people from the Canberra Community. We will have our annual ALLBIDS Charity auction, so make sure to bring your wallet for the action of all auctions. Tables (of 10) for the event are...

Midweeker with Peter Gordon

Statesman Hotel Curtin Cnr Strangways &, 14 Theodore St, Curtin, ACT, Australia

Peter is the founder and CEO of Hands Across Canberra, which established a different approach to philanthropy here in the ACT. Hands Across Canberra advocates and raises funding for over 360+ Canberra community organisations partly through the Chief Ministers Charitable Fund, corporate partners and generous Canberra citizens who recognise the need to contribute towards helping...

Menslink Business Breakfast 2024

Hotel Realm 18 National Circuit, Canberra, ACT, Australia

The Menslink Business Breakfast is back again in 2024. Our special guest speaker this year is Senator David Pocock. Tables will go on sale 1 July.

Menslink Big Night Out 2025

Hotel Realm 18 National Circuit, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Menslink’s Big Night Out is back in 2025. Live music, delicious food, drinks, and of course, you will be surrounded by great people from the Canberra Community. We will have...