b'Branch newsASEG newsLastly, the annual joint ASEG-PESA-SPE Christmas luncheon will be on again. No final date has been locked in, but Errol Johnstone (chief geoscientist, Melbana Energy) will be the guest speaker at the event. Please keep an eye out for notifications.Before the year is out, I want to thank my fellow Victorian Branch committee members for their tremendous help this year, and to all Victorian Members for putting up with my facetious approach to running this Branch. Without your unwavering and enthusiastic support, I would be as mundane a president as a mystery flight to Canberra. Lastly, why did the snowman want a divorce? Because his wife was a total flake Stay safe out there, boys and girls. Have a safe and exciting festive season. See you in new year.Thong Huynh Tom McNamara presenting to the Victorian Branch. vicpresident@aseg.org.auASEG national calendarDate Branch Event Presenter Time VenueASEG Branch face-to-face meetings have been disrupted in many states due to COVID outbreaks. Some branches are hosting webinars. Registration is open to Members and non-members alike, and corporate partners and sponsors of state branches are acknowledged before each session. Recorded webinars are uploaded to the ASEGs website (https://www.aseg.org.au/aseg-videos), as well as to the ASEGs YouTube channel (https://bit.ly/2ZNgIaZ). Please monitor the Events page on the ASEG website for the latest information about upcoming webinars and other on-line events.30 Nov WA 2022 AGM TBA 1730 Shoe Bar, Perth07 Dec NSW Annual dinner TBA 1800 TBA07 Dec WA Christmas party TBA 1700 Leederville Sporting Club, 78 Cambridge Street, West Leederville09 Dec Qld YPN Brisbane Brews TBA 1700 Saccharomyces, South Brisbane15 Dec SA-NT Christmas Party TBA TBA TBA Dec Vic Christmas Party Errol Johnstone TBA TBADECEMBER 2022 PREVIEW 10'