20161003 Secretary Andrea and Partner Brian at the Christchurch World Peace Bell. We met Roy Sinclair and Paul Gourlie from the NZ World Peace Bell Association.
This week the Club announced the names of three recipients of Vocational Excellence Awards. They are Kaylene King who works in the real estate industry (nominated by Michael Rabey), Fiona Eccles who works in the finance industry (nominated by Ross Brown) and Ben Woods, a graphic designer (nominated by Graeme Howieson. Kaylene King Kaylene [...]
Visit by RYLA 2016 Participant, Liam O'Donoghue On 27 November, Liam O'Donoghue, who we are sponsoring to participate in the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) in January 2016, visited our Club to introduce himself and tell us of his aspirations for RYLA. As Liam is a Director of the Rotaract Club of Canberra, he also [...]
We have 2 excursions before Christmas: one on 19 November to the War Memorial with a sandwich lunch at Poppies beforehand. We'll be shown around by our resident guide / member Richard Moss. Then on 10 December we have the other excursion to visit the Australian Electoral Commission exhibition at Old Parliament House. Lunch and [...]
Excerpt from President’s letter from latest Bulletin (20151006) I had the pleasant task of inducting 2 new members Richard and Chris Moss into our club last week. Please make time to get to know Chris and Richard over the next few weeks. I’m sure they will make excellent Rotarians and between them have a wealth [...]
24th September 2015 - excursion to Canberra Railway Museum Most interesting excursion to Canberra Rail Museum on 24 Sept. They have lots of restored carriages, and working engines including the mighty Garret 'City of Canberra.' A steam trip to Bungendore Sunday markets is being planned as a Club outing. Love those magnificent feats of engineering [...]
This week Rotary will visit the Canberra Railway Museum Kingston. We will be shown the extensive display of historic locomotives, passenger carriages, freight vehicles and railway memorabilia by Gary Reynolds. Please meet at 1215 on Thursday 24 Sept at the Museum entrance on Cunningham St Griffith. Our normal lunch costs will cover sandwiches and soft [...]
Boorowa achieves great success at the Rotary Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) competition Boorowa students Rhys Smith, Jazmin McMillan and Raquel Foti represented Boorowa Central School with a high standard of debating ability over the three-day MUNA competition last weekend. The students had spent several months researching ten United Nations resolutions and spent many lunchtimes [...]
go and have a look-see at the updated International Services page to see what the club has planned this year.
We have updates to these projects - go to those pages and have a look!! 1. Nara Peace Bell Project 2. Indigenous Projects