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What a Year! – Macrob Interact

​Dear Rotarians, Attached is the MacRob Interact 2016-17 Annual Report that Krystal and I, as well as the other execs, wrote up to summarise everything we achieved in the past year. It’s fair to say that I am super proud of the projects we completed over the year, as well as the smaller things that […]

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   […]

Mission Accomplished

Volunteers Ross and Virginia McMillan sign off

Mission Accomplished Volunteers Ross & Virginia McMillan sign off in Balibo The past 6 months have been among the most productive in our 8 year involvement with the Balibo Community, in Timor Leste. Rotary Volunteers, Ross and Virginia McMillan have left their mark on the towns civic buildings and in every resident’s heart! Six (6) […]

World of Difference Offers

World of Difference is pleased to confirm three exciting tours to Cambodia and Laos. If you or anyone you know is looking to get involved at an International level in something exciting and different then one of World of Difference’s humanitarian adventure tours to Asia could be the perfect offering. Over the next 9 months […]

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 […]

San Antonio Boarding House – A Shout Out

When Virginia and Ross McMillan first agreed to volunteer in Balibo, we had no way of predicting how good, or effective, their time there would turn out to be. It has been immensely productive! We usually focus on Ross’s improvements to the Balibo 5 Kindergarten, the CLC English Class Room, the Mechanics Training Shop and […]