A very well attended Changeover Dinner on Saturday night saw District Governor, Gina Growden present the remaining district awards and other recognitions of some individual Rotarians and Clubs that have put Service Above Self over the past 12 months.
The list follows. A full list of the District Awards may be seen here.
The E-Club of the Southern Cross has had a short but successful life - a hard but correct choice as the club closes at the end of June. The majority of the remaining members are moving into other Rotary clubs.
President Amanda Barnes (nee Woods) has provided a final club report - download it here and take a moment to see what this club in fact achieved.
When was the last time there was polio in Europe? If you guessed 2002, the year the region was certified polio-free, you were wrong. The last time polio affected a child in Europe was last summer. In 2015, two Ukrainian children were diagnosed with paralytic polio, and, given the way the disease manifests itself, that means many more were likely infected and didn’t show symptoms. At least one Western news outlet deemed the outbreak “crazy” – but the reality is that no place on earth is safe from polio until the disease is eradicated everywhere. Ukraine...
From the July 2016 issue of The Rotarian
This is an invitation to attend a very informative and pleasant evening at Lane Cove Rotary Club.
On Tuesday night 5 July, Dr. Colin Barlow will be talking to Lane Cove Rotary club about the work of the Nusa Tenggara Association in the alleviation of poverty and other developments in eastern Indonesia. Lane Cove supports Dr. Barlow with our program Rotary Small Grants Project Indonesia.
Dr. Barlow in an agricultural economist and expert in Indonesia. He has been visiting the area twice each year of for more than 30 years as he and his team monitor the NTA's projects.
The meeting is held at the Lane Cove Country club on River Road Lane Cove and commences at 6.15pm for 6.45pm. Please register here ( or RSVP by email or telephone 0417049335 for catering purposes).
A wonderful evening is assured.