The Odd Friday Lunch with Barry ‘Boy’ Michael – Friday 5 May

Get your tickets for the next Odd Friday Lunch, with special guest Barry Michael.

Where: The North Fitzroy Arms Hotel

When: Friday 5th May, 1:05pm

RSVP: please email [email protected] with names of attendees / ph: 03 9486 3501

Tickets: $35

Entree: Blue Swimmer crab bisque with saffron rouille

Main: Slow braised oxtail and vegetable risotto with Grana Padano and gremoulata
Crispy-skinned King Salmon fillet with spiced carrot puree with maple glazed pancetta

Dessert: Local and imported cheeses, quince paste, apple and crackers


About Barry

Barry Michael Swettenham was born in England 2nd June 1955 and migrated to Australia in 1957, growing up in Williamstown.

He is rated #7 in Australia’s all time Greatest Boxers.

As well as numerous Australian & Commonwealth Titles, he won the world IBF Featherweight boxing title in 1985 over the younger Lester Ellis at Festival Hall. He successfully defended his title 3 times before losing in 1987 and retiring. He had 60 professional bouts winning 48 (15 KOs) losing 9 and had 3 draws.

Barry Michael has been a boxing trainer & promoter and is currently Manager of Zac Dunn the world class middleweight Melbourne boxer. Barry has a Real Estate business and works in the print & radio media. He stood for The Senate for the Palmer United Party with Doug Hawkins, and recently stood for Mayor for Hobsons Bay as an independent.

Barry was even attacked in a nightclub by Alphonse Gangitano, shortly after he beat the Gangitano promoted Lester Ellis.

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