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2021 WA Senior Australian of the Year Nomination

18 February 2021  •  Ron Manners

In November 2020 I was honoured to be nominated for the 2021 WA Senior Australian of the Year Award.  The below video showcases …

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Australia’s outback highway revisited in 2020

8 February 2021  •  Ron Manners

A story by former Mannkal Scholar Michael Cooke Ron, I have read your travel diary from the year 2000 as you travelled across …

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Common Sense in a Senseless World

27 January 2021  •  Ron Manners

Are you a fan of the quotations of Thomas Sowell? Here is your chance to meet the great man himself. https://youtu.be/WK4M9iJrgto

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The Bureaucratic Buggers

18 January 2021  •  Ron Manners

Following the successful outcome of my seven year dispute with the Australian Tax Office (1970's), I was happy to be 'back at work'. …

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I Always Wanted to Be… (a birthday poem)

8 January 2021  •  Ron Manners

If we had a say,and could be our favourite age,what would be our choice? Not really too old,nor really too young,A number that …

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For inspiration and leadership look no further than Dr Barbara Kolm

6 January 2021  •  Ron Manners

I was recently asked to write a few words of recommendation for Dr Barbara Kolm of the Hayek Institute in Vienna, and I …

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A Festive Poem 2020

21 December 2020  •  Ron Manners

Our warmest Christmas wishes to you and your families.Wishing you every success and good health for 2021.~ A Festive Poem for You ~

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“Bunking” your own philosophy

20 December 2020  •  Ron Manners

On Monday the 12th of October I had the pleasure of addressing students of Perth Modern School on the subject of entrepreneurship. Let …

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A little rebellion now and then is a very good thing!

11 December 2020  •  Ron Manners

The 164th Anniversary of Australia’s Eureka Stockade Rebellion My address below to the Rotary Club of Perth on the 4th December, 2020 can …

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Birthday Book Launch

9 December 2020  •  Ron Manners

On Friday the 27th November, 2020 we commemorated 125 years of Mannwest Group (as well as Mannkal's 23rd birthday), and celebrated in style …

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