Macinley Butson, inventor, award winner, role model, speaker and student will present this years George Kerferd Oration. Her curiosity has lead her to create innovative technology to solve great problems. Through her oration she will explore the role of technology in our world today, how this impacts on policy, society and most of all our curiosity.

“Curiosity, where it all begins” presented by Macinley Butson

The George Briscoe Kerferd Oration is an annual, free community event, first held in 2003 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the naming of Beechworth.
The Kerferd Oration brings an eminent speaker to Indigo Shire to challenge our thinking, foster discussion and promote active citizenship.