2009: The inaugural Creativity Australia gala dinner SING FOR YOUR SUPPER took place at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins.
Guest of Honour was Creativity Australia’s Patron, Dame Elisabeth Murdoch and amongst over 400 guests including Hugh Morgan, Professor Allan Fels, Dr Alan Finkel, Evan Thornley, Clive Scott, Frank Cicutto, Leanne de Bortoli, Sam and Christine Tarascio and Kelly O’Dwyer (a wonderful, female candidate for Peter Costello’s seat).
“Tania de Jong AM provided an enthralling and entertaining performance for the Third Sector Women’s Networking Lunch, held in Melbourne at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Tania’s performance delighted women of the third sector, reflecting her work and the event’s aim, which is to inspire women to express their creativity and expertise and to achieve success in their endeavours for Australia’s not-for-profit industry. It was great to work with Tania and Third Sector is grateful for her for her support.” Third Sector
Tania de Jong performed at the Melbourne Town Hall with a special rendition of Edith Piaf’s La Vie en Rose for Korowa Anglican Girls School Centenary Concert.
Tania de Jong was named Australian Social Entrepreneur of The Year for 2006. She was awarded the trophy by her role model Dame Elisabeth Murdoch and CEO of Ernst & Young James Millar. continue reading »
Tania de Jong, Founder of The Song Room and some of The Song Room program participants at The Song Room Soiree at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins
2007 KPMG Cocktail Party for The Song Room
Professor David de Kretser AC, Governor of Victoria, Caroline Aebersold, CEO The Song Room, Jan de Kretser and Bruce Parncutt, Principal Lion Capital, Tania de Jong AM, Founder The Song Room
Tania de Jong performing as Sylvie the Soprano in The Warbles for The Song Room at the Theatre Royal in Hobart.