An Evening with Valerie Browning AM

8 November 2022

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Join us for an exclusive dinner and discussion with long-time project partner from Afar, Valerie Browning AM.

Ethiopiaid Australia and the Barbara May Foundation are pleased to host an exclusive dinner and discussion with Valerie Browning AM on her first visit back home to Australia in many years.

Meet the Aussie nurse who has dedicated her life to helping the Afar nomads of Ethiopia through her self-founded organisation and our long-time project partners, the Afar Pastoralist Development Association (APDA).

Valerie will share with us a first-hand account of the recent conflict and crisis in northern Ethiopia, the work of APDA in this region and the incredible difference you are making for women and children in one of the most remote and isolated parts of Ethiopia.

  • Fully catered event in North Carlton VIC, including a sit-down, three-course dinner served with a selection of wine and beer
  • Hosted by our charity partners, the Barbara May Foundation
  • Tickets cost $80 per person
  • Profits will be channelled back into maternal health work in remote Africa
  • Bookings essential

“An Evening with Valerie Browning AM”

Date: Thursday 24th November 2022

Time: 6.30pm – 10.00pm

Venue: Williams Hall, St Michael’s Anglican Church, 14 McIlwraith St, North Carlton VIC 3054

Cost: $80 per person

What's included: Meet & greet with Valerie Browning AM, three-course dinner, selection of wine and beer 

Limited places available! Don't miss out. Book your ticket now.

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This dinner and discussion is brought to you by Ethiopiaid Australia in collaboration with the Barbara May Foundation, who also closely support Valerie’s work in Afar.


Valerie Browning AM in Afar Ethiopia
Meet the iconic Aussie nurse & long-time project partner, Valerie Browning AM


Unable to join us?

If you’re unable to join us but would still like to send your support, you can make a donation for Valerie and her team in Afar here >

Thank you.