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What a busy Woman looks like

We were very pleased to welcome a return visit from Patricia del Solar who accompanied the Chilean Consul General at our last meeting.  Patricia was asked to tell us a little about herself and her background and Secretary David was exhausted half way through what Patricia does on a day to day basis let alone study […]

Guests & Transformations

We were fortunate and pleased to have the Chilean Consul General Don Gabriel Jara Maldonado accompanied by his Delightful First Secretary in charge of and his visit with us and thank us for the ongoing support we have provided to Chile and now Argentian border lands with the Rotary Bed Bank project. Introduced by the […]

Davids Northern Dalliance

Ah Queensland Beautiful one day, you know the score Yes, dear readers I paid a visit to several of Gods waiting rooms en route to Hamilton Island over the past 2 weeks. I joined the good ship That Boat again, a 41 foot Bavaria design for the technically minded,  in Southport and headed north into […]

A Neville John Swan Song?

PDG Neville writes, It is with great pleasure that I attach a copy of the 2017 Rotary District 9800 Conference Report. I hope that you enjoy the reading and that it brings back fond memories of a conference that the survey has concluded was one worth attending. One behalf of the conference committee an members […]

Macrob Interact Induction 2017

RCPM Secretary David and ADG Rosemary attended the ever increasing induction ceremony of the newest members of the Rotary Family. The pictures speak for themselves. Ed Note: that photography may be a subject that MacRob might want to introduce for these multi-talented multi-media student s starting with focus, but enjoy these enthusiastic new members   […]

Rotary Leadership Institute

Rotary Leadership Institute An opportunity awaits for you to learn more about Rotary with like-minded people. The Rotary Leadership Institute is a program where you will develop new knowledge, make new friends and hone leadership skills. A four part program conducted in convenient locations will be an enjoyable way to learn, lead and have fun. […]

Return to the Future

  Heather and Chris Hendricks return to Port Melbourne and jump straight in. Chris is taking on the International Portfolio. Welcome back to a foundation member.

A Banner Occasion

Club Pull Up Banners get a heavier denier to cope with manhandling by the Ladies. Lots of Squealing so Pigs also get the Chop New A-Frame with exchangeable corflute inserts to be delivered with Pull-Ups. Updated Banners Download Full Scale Banner Click LK_RB_FA  

Clare Castle

Secretary  Report A trial run at the less than salubrious Clare Castle, don’t think its had a paint since my last visit 10 years ago! Food was OK but not sure about the surroundings. Web Wally Not too sure about the room and if it can be laid out much differently. Conversation very limited in […]

RYPEN REPORT – March 2017

Report 1 When I arrived at the camp, I came with no expectations and had no idea what I was in for. Certainly not a bunch of stomach-aching laughters and smiles. Learning what the different styles of leadership are and the important balance of group dynamics really stuck with me. As an individual, I definitely believe […]