Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser (Mar 16)

Our very successful Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser will be held again on 16 March 2018. This has been a very successful fundraiser for the club and we want to do as many sessions as we can before winter comes and we have to stop. Please let Kathy Monley know if you can help on one or more of the shifts. … Continue reading Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser (Mar 16)

Eric Alan, Odyssey House Victoria (Mar 21)

Odyssey House is a residential rehabilitation program structured for people who experience severe problems with alcohol and/or drug use and the associated mental health issues. https://www.odyssey.org.au/ Clarendon Room at the Manningham Club 1 Thompsons Road, Bulleen 6:30pm for 7:00pm

Elizabeth Guiver, District Chair – Interplast (Mar 14)

Interplast (international Plastic Surgery) sends teams of volunteer plastic and reconstructive surgeons, anaesthetists, nurses and allied health professionals to provide life-changing surgery and medical training in 17 countries across the Asia Pacific Region. Rotary International is one of the 17 partner organisations that enables the work of Interplast to change lives, in short it is … Continue reading Elizabeth Guiver, District Chair – Interplast (Mar 14)

International Womens Day Presentation (Feb 26)

Keynote speaker Dr Susan Alberti, AC, Director AFL National Women’s League Advisory Group and 2017 Melburnian of the Year. Proceeds to teen MHFA (a joint project of RC Glen Waverley, Victoria Police, City of Monash and Mental Health First Aid Australia). We invite you to book directly through: http://www.trybooking.com/337331

Message from our Club President (Feb 21)

Graham Kane outlines in his report in this edition that a visit to Old Melbourne Gaol was an interesting way to spend a St Valentine’s Day evening. It certainly was. The history and the creative and realistic telling of the stories of Melbourne’s grim and sometimes grisly past was an outstanding evening. As with many of our fellowship functions … Continue reading Message from our Club President (Feb 21)

Message from our Club President (Feb 14)

Last week we had a great presentation by Graeme Chester who described the wonderful work being carried out by ROMAC with complex surgeries on children from our island neighbours. It is truly an inspiration and gives a feeling of immense pride at the great work that Rotary can achieve. We had another successful BBQ at … Continue reading Message from our Club President (Feb 14)

Join Us for Trachoma Live (Feb 19-25)

Join us for a series of Facebook Live sessions next week to learn how we can end Trachoma in the World by 2020.  Each daily session only lasts for 10 minutes, and will feature distinguished guest speakers such as: President Ian Riseley, Rotary International Dr Anthony Solomon, World Health Organisation Prof. Kerry Arabena, Indigenous Health … Continue reading Join Us for Trachoma Live (Feb 19-25)

Footy Tipping Launch with Kevin Sheehan, OAM (Mar 7)

Our Footy Tipping Launch for 2018 will be run by our partners RC Doncaster. RC Manningham will also be joining us and they have secured Kevin Sheehan as a speaker for this event. Kevin played for Geelong, was Victorian State of Origin Team Manager and AFL national talent identification manager and appears on Channel 9. This will be in place … Continue reading Footy Tipping Launch with Kevin Sheehan, OAM (Mar 7)

Rotary District 9810 Conference (Mar 2-4)

This year's conference will be held at the brand new "Ulumbarra Theatre" (the former Bendigo Gaol). There is a Gala dinner on the Saturday night, with a "Jailhouse Rock" theme.  Come dressed up! Full information can be found at http://www.9810rotaryconference.org.au