Author, Franz Kratschmer was born in Vienna, Austria in 1949. After his military career he became an international peace-keeper of the United Nations in 1982. In his capacity as Regional Representative of the Head of Mission, Franz served for 12 years in East Timor or Timor Leste. Folllowing retirement in 2011, Franz authored two books, “The China Seas Crisis – Which Way Australia?” and “Lucky 13?!”
Come along and meet Franz and hear more about his life, work and the books. He will be presenting on “The China Seas Crisis – Which Way Australia?”. A fascinating presentation from an excellent speaker and presenter which will focus on how one of the world’s super powers procures its natural resources, its know-how in doing so and what is at stake for Australia.