2016 Events

6
Jun
2016

Tibet Revisited

Monday, 6 Jun 2016
Wong How Man
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
Maritime Museum, Pier 8, Central
13
Jun
2016

K2 – the Tragedy and the Triumph

Monday, 13 Jun 2016
Adrian Hayes
Session 1: Drinks Reception 5.30 pm; Lecture 6.00 pm Session 2: Drinks Reception 7.30 pm; Lecture 8.00 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
This lecture requires PRE-REGISTRATION. Please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to state the number of tickets you would like to book; there is no need to pay for your tickets in advance. Member: Mr Timothy Peirson-Smith. Please note that no denim, T-shirts or sportswear are permitted at the HK Club
17
Jun
2016

21st Annual Dinner on The Greatest Escape Centenary Dinner: the Sir Ernest Shackleton Epic

Friday, 17 Jun 2016
Guests of Honour: Stephen Venables, OBE and Tim Jarvis, AM
Drinks Reception: 6.30 pm | Dinner and Lectures: 7.30 pm
The Hong Kong Football Club
23
Jun
2016

China’s Eight Juxtapositions

Thursday, 23 Jun 2016
Jeffrey Wasserstrom
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
Ming Hua College, Glenealy, Central (this convenient location is situated opposite the Fringe Club)
4
Jul
2016

Ship Field trip to The SS Sørlandet (This event is full)

Monday, 4 Jul 2016
Leader: Ship's Captain
Tour 1: Drinks Reception 5.30 pm; Private Tour 6.00 pm; Tour 2: Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Private Tour 7.00 pm
Meeting place: Café 8, rooftop of Pier 8, Central
This event requires pre-reigstration. To reserve places, please email the RGS - HK at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., indicating which session you would like to join. You will then receive from the RGS booking instructions, a booking form and detailed joining instructions.
19
Jul
2016

Sailing the Southern Ocean: A voyage to Antarctica & South Georgia

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016
Alex Johnston
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
6/F Three Pacific Place, 1 Queen's Road East
22
Jul
2016

Sir David Tang Authors' Forum on 22 July

Friday, 22 Jul 2016
5.00 pm - 6.30 pm
Theatre 1, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai
To reserve tickets, which are free of charge for Members, please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by e-mail stating which event, how many places and names. You'll receive confirmation of your places.
23
Jul
2016

From The Surgeon of Crowthorne to The Man who Loved China

Saturday, 23 Jul 2016
Simon Winchester, OBE, Bestselling author, former journalist and celebrated raconteur
6.30 for 7.30 pm; Drinks & Banquet dinner with address by Simon Winchester
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
23
Jul
2016

Sir David Tang Authors' Forum on 23 July

Saturday, 23 Jul 2016
10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Hall 2, Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, The University of Hong Kong
To reserve tickets, which are free of charge for Members, please reply to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by e-mail stating which event, how many places and names. You'll receive confirmation of your places.
4
Aug
2016

The Everest Triple Crown: One Man’s Everest

Thursday, 4 Aug 2016
Kenton Cool, The first person to climb the "Everest Horseshoe", The leader of Sir Ranulph Fiennes's Everest expeditions
Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Lecture 7.30 pm
1/F, The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central
Member: Mr T Peirson-Smith; Please note that no denim, T-shirts or sportswear are permitted at the HK Club
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