An inspiring start…

What an inspiring start we have had to this Rotary year! At the beginning of our meeting last Wednesday evening I had the pleasure of inducting Megan Watson into our club. Megan. Welcome! We look forward to getting to know Megan better as we all work together to make positive contributions to our Templestowe community. … Continue reading An inspiring start…

We are in the news!

A published profile is a valuable asset (especially when it IS good news!) and we are delighted to share our national profile, published in the July edition of Rotary Down Under - the Australia and New Zealand publication for all members of Rotary clubs. Rotary Down Under, July 2018 - Membership Article  

Congratulations – an inspiration!

"Congratulations, your efforts are an inspiration to us all."  With these words, Graeme Allen was thanked for his address on Wednesday July 11, 2018. Graeme shared the story of the development and growth of the Black Rhinos - a basketball team that started in March 2017 with 20 players, four weeks later there were 80.  … Continue reading Congratulations – an inspiration!

Future Directions – Retirement Living

Wednesday August 8, 2018 Specialising  in the provision of independent through to assisted care, Aveo is a key provider of Retirement Living options. Hear about trends towards retirement villages and living; busting some of the myths that can exist around retirement villages; lifestyle opportunities that exist in retirement villages today (that might not have existed … Continue reading Future Directions – Retirement Living

White House to Base Camp

Saturday 11th August 2018 - Starting at 6:30 p.m. A fun social evening for Rotary Club of Templestowe members and friends! The night will commence with pre dinner drinks and nibbles from 6.30pm at the home of our President Dan & Belinda Hession.  At 7:30pm the party will then trek to Basecamp Indian Restaurant at … Continue reading White House to Base Camp

A day with a difference

Sunday August 12, 2018 Whitefriars Boys Catholic College will be hosting a Days for Girls Workshop on Sunday August 12, 2018 form 10:30 - 2:30.  Our club will be providing the sausages, and the cooking of the sausages, and the college will provide the bbq trailer and the be responsible for the provision of the … Continue reading A day with a difference

Jamie’s update

Continuing her exemplary regular updates, Jamie has shared the very busy June activities in Switzerland and Italy and Venice, and... What a handful (but heads up July will be too). Started with our Rotary Farewell weekend in Tessin/Tereno- the Italian part of Switzerland. We spent a lot of the first day playing volleyball or soccer … Continue reading Jamie’s update

Shade from the sun

  A focused project this year will be our support for Bulleen Heights School.  Bulleen Heights has a population of 250 students and the school is a selective school, enrolling only students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In 2017 the natural shade in the school grounds was suddenly destroyed when the trees were removed due … Continue reading Shade from the sun


Being a member of the City of Manningham Community we are proud to be a supporter of the annual Mayoral Ball. Here's the details of this year "hot" event! The 2018 Mayoral Ball which will support the CFA Brigades in our City. Champion in our club who will co-ordinate our table at this event is … Continue reading Fireball!