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You are invited to the Toastmasters International District 74 (Southern Africa) Maxicon Conference at Misty Hills Country Hotel, Muldersdrift, Johannesburg.

Thursday 18 May to Sunday 21 May 2006

PlayCon 2006 – Making Public Speaking Fun!

Register now on Convenor:

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The Kammacon conference was reported on LIVE from INSIDE the sessions from a laptop and 3G card!

Please add it to this web site. For more information see District 74 or

Getting there and staying there[edit | edit source]

Playcon -- day by day[edit | edit source]

Click on Playcon programme for more info on the programme. Here's an overview:

  • Beer tasting on Thursday 18 May 2006 (Sponsored by Bavaria Breweries)
  • Friday 19 May: Playcon Keynote Speakers
  • Saturday 20 May: Parallel "Playshops" and Discussion groups
  • Saturday is also the finals of THREE public speaking Playcon Contests Who will be the region's best speaker in 2006?

Who's competing[edit | edit source]

International Contest[edit | edit source]

Evaluation Contest[edit | edit source]

Table Topics Contest[edit | edit source]

Keynotes and Work, sorry, Playshops[edit | edit source]

Click on each link for more information about that session.

Frequently Asked Questions[edit | edit source]

What's Playcon all about? Try Playcon FAQ for pricing queries, aims and objectives and other stuff -- or the official site at For more information on the conference, please go to the official site at
For general tips on speaking, including tips on winning competitions, see Speaking
For District 74-specific news, click District 74
Also, explore the categories at the bottom of this, and other pages.

Toastmasters Shop[edit | edit source]

Place Playcon advance orders here for Toastmasters goodies. Click on the Playcon advance orders link.

Electronic networking board[edit | edit source]

Notices -- Lost and found, etc[edit | edit source]

Useful contact numbers[edit | edit source]

You can get the phone numbers from the official Playcon site at Here are the mail addresses.

Convenor: Kerryn House

Registrations: Rob Douglas

Marketing: Cindy McAdam

Venue: Lisa Fisher

Attendance: Beauty Zondi

Cheron Keller

How to use this site[edit | edit source]

  1. Find something out of date or incomplete
  2. Click "edit" (on the top or the right hand side of your screen)
  3. Update or complete the article
  4. Click "save page"

If you make a mistake, don't sweat. Click on "History" (on top of the page) and then "roll back". That rolls the page back to the previous version. Simple, hey?

To practice, click here .

Are you funny enough? Click on Humour for tips on humorous speaking, or click on any of the eight (8) links below
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