800 speaker OK with Council Ms Moore's visit is part of R U OK Day which is dedicated to black ray ban glasses reminding people to check up on the welfare of family, friends and colleagues.
The organisation, founded by Australian ad man Gavin Larkin, works closely with suicide prevention and mental health groups. In Goulburn the Youth Mental Health Network is the organiser. The city has participated in the initiative for the ray ban sunglasses price past two years. On both occasions groups such as Anglicare, Mission Australia and the Community Drug Action Team have funded guest speakers who have also held workshops with local secondary school students. That's not the case this year. Cr Carol James said she'd spoken to numerous local agencies about paying for the guest speaker and all had advised they couldn't do so this year. Instead they will support Ms Moore's airfares, accommodation and venue costs for the total $15,000 visit. Cr James told the most council recent meeting she would have been happy for Council to commit funds if others had. "I support the initiative but it's a lot of community money to spend," she said in voting against the motion. Cr James argued the funds could instead be spent on school workshops educating students about the effects of the drug, 'ice.' Ms Moore is described as a "world renowned" communicator, best known for being the voice of female characters in 'How Green is my Cactus' and the voice of Blinky Bill. She was the ray ban logo National Communicator of the Year, an Australia Day Ambassador and national patron of Make A Wish Australia. "She's an excellent communicator who can engage absolutely everyone she speaks to," Cr Walker said. "She's offered a discounted rate over the two day event. If you do your research, you'll find that $8800 for five engagements during that time is very reasonable.
Cr Walker said Goulburn had hosted two guest speakers in the past two years former AFL player Heath Black in 2014 and past Australian of the Year for Tasmania, Sam Cawthorn sunglasses sale ray ban in 2013 to speak to students. Both had cost "well over $7000". He told the meeting he understood his colleagues' concerns but if councillors were to measure its success at the time, they would find it well worthwhile.
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