CALENDAR

 

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

Everyone welcome!

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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

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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

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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.

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BOOKSHOP

Cassilis Street

Mon - Fri 9.30am-5pm

Sat 9.00am-noon

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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

 

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tree planting

27 Oct

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.

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chadwick downs visit

25 oct

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.

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coona races
24 oct

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!

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18 oct

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.

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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

WHAT WE DO

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Book Shop, Cassilis St,

Mon to Fri 9.30-5pm

Sat 9am-noon

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Exercise equipment in Neilson Park

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Catering

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Mural in Bakery Park

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Rotary International President 2021-22 - Shekhar Mehta

District Governor  -  David Mayne (& Heather)

Theme:  Serve to Change Lives