Mon 8 Nov - Author of Poddy's Jumper to speak; Club Assembly
Mon 15 Nov - AGM
Sun 21 Nov - BBQ for Phys Cult
Mon 22 Nov - BBQ at Cooinda
Sat 27 Nov - Timor BBQ
Mon 29 Nov - Vocational visit to RFS - guest speaker Corey Phillips
Fri 3 Dec - Polio movie Gunnedah
Sun 5 Dec - Christmas Party
Wed 8 Dec - Polio movie #2 Gunnedah
Mon 13 Dec - VRA BBQ
Mon 27 Dec; Mon 3 Jan - No meeting
Meetings will be at our new venue at the Coonabarabran Club at 54 Cassilis Street
IF YOU WISH TO VISIT
CONTACT 0411 348 543
or 0429 684 282
It was great to welcome DG David Mayne and Heather from Port Macquarie for their official visit on Tues 20 July, and good to show him some of the projects we have completed over the years ... and of course, the Rotary Bookshop!
Guest speaker graeme Fleming 1 Nov
Graeme Fleming from Orange Daybreak Rotary spoke to us about change over the years, in the world at large and especially in Rotary. We all enjoyed the meeting! Thank you Graeme!
Y12 STUDENTS MORNING TEA 28 OCT
Y12 students on their very last school day were given a special treat - drinks and food under the trees, and a gift bag of goodies to wish them well for the exams to come and the future.
Mon - Fri 9.30am-5pm
We are a happy and busy club where good humour and good works intermingle in equal parts. There are currently 25 members from a diverse range of vocations and occupations.
We provide support for various groups and individuals, and undertake significant projects to enhance the lives of everyone.
Our club leaders this year 2021-22 are
President: Lindsay Wilkin
Secretary: Jo Wilkin
Treasurer: John Sawyer
We finally completed a Foundation District grant by planting trees along the railway line in Neilson Park. They will look amazing in years to come.
chadwick downs visit
We learnt a lot about artificial insemination and enjoyed a fabulous BBQ meak after our voactional visit to Chadwick Downs. Thanks to all who organised the visit.
There were some very weary Rotarians at the end of the afternoon after cooking and serving people at the Rotary BBQ trailer all day - a great fund-raiser!
centenary of rotary in australia
We enjoyed a special dinner on 18 Oct, and an amazing cake, to acknowledge the centenary of Rotary in Australia, with newest members Julie and Peter Shinto cutting the cake
WHAT IS ROTARY
We are people of action
We build lifelong relationships.
We honor our commitments.
We connect diverse perspectives.
We apply our leadership and expertise to solve social issues.
Shekhar Mehta from India, Rotary International President for 2021-22 announces his theme for the year
'Serve to Change Lives'
Through Rotary clubs, over 1.2 million people from all continents and cultures come together to exchange ideas, and form friendships and professional connections while making a difference in their backyards and around the world.
For more than 110 years, we’ve bridged cultures and connected continents to champion peace, fight illiteracy and poverty, promote clean water and sanitation, fight disease, and now we are undertaking projects to preserve our environment.
For more, go to rotary.org/en
Rotary International President 2021-22 - Shekhar Mehta
District Governor - David Mayne (& Heather)
Theme: Serve to Change Lives