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Telephone : +61 [0]2 6143 5503


Suites 8 - 9,
Royal Life Saving House
Level 1,
26 Napier Close,
Deakin ACT 2600


Suites 8 - 9,
Royal Life Saving House
Level 1,
26 Napier Close,
Deakin ACT 2600


Room Hire

The ACS Canberra Branch has a meeting boardroom suited to meetings, gatherings and Special Interest Group (SIG) of up to 15 members. It is available free of charge to members and affiliated organisations, and it is conveniently located in “Life Saving House, Deakin” with three free parking spots during the day and after 5pm free parking off street.

We offer exclusive services to members including free Wi-Fi access and significant discounts on board room and office hire when you book for half day, full day and evening hire, along with access to office facilities and catering.

Contact the office for more information about our Rates and Services on (02) 6143 5503 or e-mail to enquire about availability or to make a booking.


ACS Fellows and Mentoring

The Canberra Branch coordinates a mentor scheme whereby tertiary computing students can informally network with experienced professionals in areas which are of particular interest to them. Mentors are available to provide information to current and future ACS members and others with a more general interest in ICT.

For more information on the mentor scheme, contact us at or call (02) 6143 5503.

Mentoring Program

The ACS supports the mentoring relationship through the provision of this program as a means to support entry, retention and progression of future ICT Leaders and Professional Specialists.

The mentoring program is a structured program which will allow ACS Mentors to provide the benefit of their professional and real world experience to Mentees, for instance MACS CP’s working with members who are Associates to becoming MACS CP. contact us at for more information.


Soft Skills Development Program - ACS Toastmasters

The ACS Canberra Toastmasters Club was officially chartered on 29 November 2010.

Club Mission
To improve every member's public speaking, communication and leadership skills in a fun supportive environment.

Why should I join?
Our location and meeting times make us an ideal choice for professionals who live in the city, work in the city or travel home via the city.

Support provided by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) ensures that we maintain a professional environment with a focus on achieving measurable outcomes for our members.

Every meeting has an educational session where everyone learns through participation.

What to do next?
Come to one of our meetings as a guest so that you can see for yourself what ACS Canberra Toastmasters can do for you.

Contact ACS Canberra Toastmasters on (02) 6143 5503 or

Useful links:

How to become a member of ACS Canberra Toastmasters?

Step 1: Contact us on [0]2 6143 5503 or via email

If you are considering joining ACS Canberra Toastmasters, then we recommend that you attend at least one meeting in person before you commit to joining (visitors can attend ONE club meeting for free).  RSVP is required.

Step 2: Complete and sign the membership form

To join, you need to fill out the membership form. Click here to download the "ACS Canberra Toastmasters Club member application form" or contact the club officer for a copy of ACS Toastmaster’s Membership Form.

Step 3: Pay your membership fees

Finally, you will need to pay club membership fees.

There is a one-off joining fee of $30 for first-time Toastmasters and $11 per month for a subscription which is paid 6-monthly in March and September.

How to Pay

All payments must be made by direct bank transfer to the ACS Canberra Toastmasters bank account.

Club number is #1544584 and District 70: NSW and the ACT, Division Monaro, Area 28.


Mrs Jenalle Bushby MACS CT

Member Services & Events Manager

Mrs Lisa Syrek AACS

L & D Consultant


Mr Michael Hawkins MACS CP


Mr Kevin Landale MACS CP

Vice Chair

Mr Doug Hill MACS CP

Honorary Secretary

Mr Michael Tuite MACS (Snr) CP

BEC Member

Dr Richard Lucas FACS CP

BEC Member

Mr Jeffory Mitchell MACS (Snr) CP

BEC Member

Mr Simon Metcalfe MACS CP

BEC Member

Mr Peter O'Halloran MACS (Snr) CP

BEC Member

Mr Tom Worthington FACS CP

BEC Member

Mr Martin Comans MACS CP

BEC Member

Ms Anant Vima MACS CT

BEC Member

Dr Tim Turner FACS CP

Immediate Past Chair

Juliette Major

BEC Member