Upcoming Events

22
May
2024

The Azores: Volcanic Paradise Islands of the Atlantic Training for the Moon in a Lava Cave

Paul Niel
Wednesday, 22 May 2024
Complimentary Drinks from 6:30 pm; Talk at 7:30 pm
Blue Ocean Hall, Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Central Pier No. 8
Complimentary Free-Flow Wines

Austrian Explorer, Paul Niel, introduces the Azores, a stunning but little-known volcanic archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic. These amazing islands, which are an autonomous region of Portugal, are warm year-round, straddling the Gulf Stream. They are famous for their dramatic volcanic landscapes, with lake-filled calderas and stunning green pastures running to ocean cliffs.

27
May
2024

Manila to Siargao Island: Driving a Free Food Truck across the Philippines

Thomas Over
Monday, 27 May 2024
Complimentary Drinks Reception at 6:45pm; Talk at 7:30pm
The Executive Centre AIA. Level 15, AIA Central, No.1 Connaught Road Central Date: Monday, 27 May 2024

We are pleased to welcome Tom Over to show a film of himself and three friends, who were residing in Manila, the Philippines, who thought that it would be a good idea to do something bold.  The idea that they came up with was to…buy a 30-year old food truck and drive it 1,000 km and on four ferries across the Philippines, from Manila to Siargao Island. 

2
Jun
2024

Field Trip: Kowloon Mosque Tour and Lunch at Africa Centre

Kelvin Muzariri
Sunday, 2 Jun 2024
11.00am-2.00pm
The Kowloon Masjid and Islamic Centre
Lunch at Africa Centre

The Kowloon Masjid and Islamic Centre or Kowloon Mosque is one of five main mosques in Hong Kong. Located in the Tsim Sha Tsui area, beside Kowloon Park, this mosque is currently the largest in Hong Kong. The mosque holds five prayers daily and is capable of accommodating up to 3,500 people.