May 31, 2017, The Atlantic, Central Pier, Docklands.
Since the Rotary Foundation was established in 1917, the foundation has spent more than US$3 billion on Programs and Projects to improve the lives of millions of people worldwide.
With 100 years of service to the community, it's time to celebrate and bring members of the community together with Rotarians from right across Australia wide for a Gala Fundraising Dinner, held right here in Melbourne (the home of the 1st Rotary Club in Australia - Rotary Club of Melbourne).
The Rotary Club of Southbank is proud to host this Centennial Foundation Dinner and auction and along with corporate sponsors and the Australian Rotary Districts have set the challenge of raising AU$1,000,000 in contributions and bequests which will help set up the foundation for an even more exciting 100 years and beyond.
Great news! Friends of Baguia (supported by Hawthorn Rotary) is hosting a special one-time screening of the film Time To Draw the Line, Tuesday May 2nd, 7pm at Palace Cinemas Como. This film is about the campaign for a fair go for East Timor and that nation's desire to sttle its long running boundary dispute with Australia.
Friends of Baguia president Derarca O'Mahony will be introducing the film, which includes footage of our projects. It is a great film to update yourself on this issue.
To reserve your tickets, please visit the Demand Film Event Page
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Hoppers Crossing
Sunday 30 April, Encore Events Centre, 80 Derrimut Road, Hoppers Crossing, 3029
An Expo for those planning a wedding in Melbourne's West is being held on 30 April 2017.
There will be a wide range of industry specialists in attendance including: Marriage Celebrants, Wedding Photographers, Hair and Make-Up, Bonbonnieres, Fireworks, Wedding Invitations and Stationery, Wedding Reception Venues, Wedding Cakes, Wedding Florists, Wedding Dresses, Wedding Gown Cleaning, Mother-of-the-Bride Wear, Male Formal Wear, Wedding Gifts, Decorations, and Wedding Cars and Limousines.
On March 25th and 26th, 2017 Rotary Club of Keilor East will again be holding the Moonee Valley Art Show at beautiful "North Park Mansion" in Woodland Street, Strathmore. Each year our Club holds the show in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Essendon.
Further information may be found on the Moonee Valley Art Show website.
5 Mar 2017
Manor Lakes Wyndham Rotary Fun Run/Walk 2017
The majority of proceeds from the 2017 event will be directed to The Werribee Mercy Hospital and smaller donations are anticipated to be directed to Australian Rotary Health and The Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal.
26 Feb 2017 - Rotary Club of Prahran
Like TV's Antiques Roadshow? Always wondered what that family heirloom or quirky treasure is worth? Come & see some fantastic collectibles and have your own valued.... who knows, you might be using a national treasure to hold the jam or a priceless antique to feed the dog!
What's trash and what's a treasure?? Come & find out at Rotary Prahran's "Hunters & Collectors Fair & Roadshow" at the Prahran RSL Hall.
Enjoy delicious food, meet up with friends and support local community projects run by Rotary Prahran!
1 March 2017 - Rotary Club of Brighton North
Former Aussie teacher Gemma Sisia opened the gates to The School of St Jude in Tanzania 15 years ago and now, thanks to the support of thousands of Australians, it provides a free, high-quality education to 1,800 promising yet impoverished students. Gemma and St Jude’s graduate Winrose will share their inspirational story.
Tim Cartwright - "Holding Them to Account"
22nd November 2016 – 7.15am – RACV Club
Come and hear about Tim’s journey and how he will use his expertise and experience in his new role.
Tim was appointed as the State’s Family Violence Reform Implementation Monitor in August 2016. He will report to the Parliament annually on the progress against the Family Violence Royal Commission’s 227 recommendations, and on the implementation of the state’s Family Violence Action Plan.
Tim retired from Victoria Police on 4 July, 2015, after over 41 years service.
The Rotary Club of Williamstown is holding their Annual Childrens Christmas Fairon Sunday, 4th December, 2017 between 11am -3pm at the Seaworks Precinct, 82 Nelsons Place, Williamstown
Entry is Free for children, $2 for adults.
There will be lots of free entertainment for children, rides, facepainting, petting nursery, Santa and food stalls to buy food.
If you wish to have a stall at the Fair please contact John Barry 0412230710
In association with the City of Glen Eira, the Rotary Club of Glen Eira is holdings its special biannual "Japanese Afternoon" on Sunday 13th November at Glen Eira Town Hall. Compered by media host Yumi Stynes, all of Melbourne can experience traditional Japanese culture, handcrafts, performance and food.
Sunday 13th November, 2016
Romswood Farm is situated in the Macedon Ranges and is approximately 15 minutes from Woodend.
This is a Rotary Club of Melbourne Fundraiser in support of the End Trachoma Now Project. Groups, members, friends & children all welcome. Picnic with activities including tours and flower picking are planned.
To read about the Trachoma Project click here.
10 am to 3.30 pm Sunday 6 November – Elsternwick Plaza. (free event)
Observe artists in action in an urban environment. Artists will spread out from Elsternwick Plaza, near Elsternwick Station and down Glen Huntly Road to Orrong Road and surrounding areas between 10am and 3.30 pm on Sunday 6 November. Children welcome to participate in colouring in pictures.
Back for the 3rd year, Southbank Rotary will be celebrating Oktoberfest at our now permanent home of Belgain Beer Cafe.
Date: 18th October, 2016
Host Nick Claus will discuss Belgian Beers
Sample Three different beers and indulge in German Food including Mini Beef Pies, Bratwurst and Cheese Nibbles in an informal stand-up style cocktail party.
Dr David Smyth, chair of Rotary-backed Violence Free Families (Vic) and ex-director, Rotary Club of Brighton, is among the speakers at Akolade’s 2nd“Breaking the Cycle” conference from September 27-29 at Crowne Plaza, Melbourne.
The conference focuses on how not-for-profits in this field can deliver their services efficiently. States have committed large sums (Vic, $527m; NSW, $300m) to combat domestic and family violence. Front-line agencies need to tap the new funding, scale up, diversify, and innovate. The 20-plus speakers on best practices are from as far afield as Break the Cycle units, Los Angeles and Minnesota.
Kogosowski and Friends: Popular Piano Classics
Presented by the Rotary Club of Caulfield
Sunday 25th September at 3.00pm
St John’s Uniting Church, 567 Glen Huntly Rd, Elsternwick
Adults $25, Concession $20, Students $15.
Book Tickets on 9570 1954 or Cash at the door
Come and see this wonderful concert. The most recent of Alan Kogosowski’s concerts in June, 2016 received a standing ovation. This beautiful Church building has very good acoustics so this enhances the sound and visual concepts.
Alan and two of his students will entertain us. All are a delight to encounter.
On Friday 23 September 2016 at 7 for 7.30am — 9am - Lifesaving Victoria Headquarters, 200 The Boulevard, Port Melbourne
$70 per head (tables of 10) - Full Buffet Breakfast........Free Parking available
Guest Speaker — "Slammin" Sam Kekovich - Australian media personality and former Australian rules football player!
Now meet at SAPA RIVERS RESTURANT. 803 Glen Huntly Road, Caulfield. Near the corner of Hawthorn Road and Glen Huntly Road. 6:30 for 6:45 start, 8:00pm finish
The format is that as you enter the restaurant, you place your order and pay at the takeaway counter, order your drinks, and make your way upstairs. Toilets are also upstairs.
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As Rotary International Director for Zones 7B and 8, Noel Trevaskis is the convenor responsible for Zone Institutes during the next two years. Updates on all major Rotary projects and programs, inspiring guest speakers, fun and friendship are the incentives for past, present and future leaders to register now for the Combined Zones 7B and 8 Institute at Penrith, NSW, in September.
The Institute will be staged from Thursday, September 1, to Saturday 3, and will be preceded by special planning and education meetings for district governors, governors elect and governors nominee from Monday, August 29, to Wednesday, August 31.
Nominations are also being called from ALL Australian and New Zealand Rotary districts for registrations for the Future Leaders Seminar to be conducted pre-Institute. These Rotarians are also welcome to ’grow’ their Rotary knowledge by attending business sessions at the subsequent Institute. For all registrations and further information please go to the Institute website: rotaryinstitute.org.au.
27th August, Trinity Grammar School, Kew. Arrive at 9.30am for 10am. Light lunch will conclude the day by 1pm.
A must for all club Membership, Communications and Public Image Chairs, and anyone wanting to improve their Rotary Club.
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