MALA: Summer School 2021 Event DatesMon 11 Jan 2021 - Fri 15 Jan 2021 MALA

MALA: Summer School 2021

Presented by Peel Branch of Mature Adult Learning Association Inc ADD TO FAVOURITES

Join MALA for another series of stimulating and thought provoking lectures. The speakers are passionate about their fields of interest. Come and share their enthusiasm!

Official Opening Monday 11th January at 9.15am by David Templeman MLA

Welcome to country by Sandra Harris assisted by Uncle Ben Taylor


Monday 11 January, 9.15am Opening

Aboriginal Art presenter:   Noongah artist Sandra Hill

Monday 11 January, 1pm

Burning Our Bushland and Last Wilderness presenters: Prof. Kingsley Dixon and Dr. Joanna Young

Tuesday 12 January, 9.30am

A Forensic Examination of Underwater Mysteries presenters: Dr. Paola Magni & Dr. Edda Guareschi

Tuesday 12 January, 1pm

Forgetfulness: Normal Ageing or Trouble Ahead presenters: Dr. Pauline Morrow & Dr. Jason Burton

Wednesday 13 January, 9.30am

Blood Cancers presenter: Professor Wendy Erber

Wednesday 13 January, 1pm

Can Documentaries Really Make a Difference Presenter: Assoc. Professor Cathy Henkel

Thursday 14 January, 9.30am

Dementia – Is it in Our Genes or the Way We Live presenter Dr. Luke Whiley

Thursday 14 January, 1pm

The International & Western Australian Framework of Climate Change presenters Professor Jurgen Brohmer & Adjunct Professor of Law Glen McLeod

Friday 15 January, 9.30am

Climate Change and Renewable Energy presenter: Dr. Paul Wilkes

Friday 15 January, 12.30pm

The Significance of the Ramsar Listed Peel Wetlands for Birdlife in the Region presenter: Dr. Vicki Stokes, Birdlife Australia.

Download the Full Program here!


Expand Your Mind

Make New Friends

Enjoy Beautiful Mandurah


Support Local Businesses Whilst Sampling Our Local Cuisine

Drinks And Nibbles Following Friday’s Afternoon Lecture   

Duration Each Lecture 2 hours Interval between 11.30am and 1pm