Category Archives: RCPM
Ten Years On

The Food is ordered, the drinks are in with the Speeches timed The Dress selected, a shirt is pressed and the Sergeant fully primed There are 10 years to count, full of tall tales, and true Successes to celebrate, and failures too Port Melbourne makes a difference, because of you  

Keeping on Keeping On

It is great to see the results of the work and know you are making a difference. Once again the Girls of MacRob Interact do us proud. Follow their progress through their own magazine

The Balibo Partnership

RCPM – RC Bentleigh Moorabbin Central

PP Ricardo and President Graham, between travels, DIK and drinks and all round gaiety thought it would be appropriate if RCPM got together with RC BMC and actually got around to recognising their initial work that we benefitted from in East Timor. So arrangements were made and a great evening it was. RC BMC arranged […]

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 […]

The Hills are Alive

According to Lucy the Hills are Alive with the Sound of Robyn Panting. The result of the tree planting exercise. It appears that our happy little wanderers actually found the location and stuck fingers in the dirt. They have provided positive evidence they were there.

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. […]

PP Ricardo on Hogar de Christo and Chile

RC Port Melbourne and Chilean partners, the RC of Valdivia-Ainil, continue to build up the capacity of our joint-project in southern Chile. The Hospital Bed-Bank is now operating with over 300 beds and other palliative-care equipment such as walkers, commodes, shower stools, etc. The ‘Banco Rotario de Catres Clinicos‘ has established itself as the No […]

Balibo CLC – Soft opening of renovated Cafeteria

Another Balibo story, and yes, it could get boring when presented with so much happening there over the past 12 months. Late in 2016, we had the Dental Clinic construction and opening, along with the new Community Kitchen, the Resident Volunteers Apartment and 2 shipments of educational & health materials. That was busy enough, but […]