WFK (Wheelchairs For Kids)

Wednesday September 25, 2019 In the developing world there are many needs. High up the list is the plight of a child with a severe disability who might be unable to even get off the ground without being carried. As the child grows the problem intensifies and the mother reaches a point where her body … Continue reading WFK (Wheelchairs For Kids)

Young Achiever in your business?

The Business Excellence Awards of Manningham are open.   As a sponsor of this program, we encourage all our readers to consider candidates for these awards, and this week we feature the Young Achievers Award if you have an outstanding Young Achiever in your business, or if you are 25 years of age, or under, … Continue reading Young Achiever in your business?

Our members… Brian Negus

A new segment for our club - as we get to know our members.  Last week we gave Brian Negus three minutes for an update, and then followed it up with three questions: Your background has been in transport – water, rail, road, pedestrian, public, private.  What would you say is your passion? My career … Continue reading Our members… Brian Negus

Thank you, from our High Tea Team

Our High Tea, conducted on Sunday 31st March, contributed $2,014 towards the Shade Sails project for the Bulleen Heights School. All in attendance enjoy a superb High Tea, music from Jazzlyn Lennox and many well told stories and laughs. We acknowledge the generosity of the Rotary Club of Cheltenham who provide the essential china, and … Continue reading Thank you, from our High Tea Team

Connecting with business in Manningham

Wednesday April 17, 2019 The Business Excellence Awards of Manningham provide a platform for businesses of all shapes and sizes to showcase themselves, highlight their strengths and celebrate their points of difference. What are the things that make them stand out from the crowd in an increasingly competitive environment.  Our guest speaker, Maria Rigoni has … Continue reading Connecting with business in Manningham

Leading Manningham into the future

Wednesday January 23, 2019 Andrew Day has been in the role of CEO at Manningham City Council for one, short quarter only - but long enough to have developed a sound understanding of key, municipal challenges, needs and opportunities. Andrew will share his early perspectives on this popular City and the direction he - and … Continue reading Leading Manningham into the future

Kids Hope Aus, says “thank you”

January 17, 2019 Received by Keith Anderson on January 17, 2019, Bev Fraser writes: "Would you please pass on our thanks from the Kids Hope team for your wonderful Christmas hampers again this year.  The families were very pleased with them and also the gifts for the children.  We are so blessed to have such … Continue reading Kids Hope Aus, says “thank you”

There is more to Rotary than “just” service..

Many of our readers across the globe, will be away that we had planned a weekend away for club members.  Here's a short cover of the very full 48 hours from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon. Graham Kane writes: The weekend of October 19 - 21 saw members and friends enjoy a relaxed weekend away … Continue reading There is more to Rotary than “just” service..


November 2, 2018 We hear, again from Jamie Bastian*.. October!!!!!!! "Spooktober" First weekend in October I was in Italy……. playing a softball tournament……. Why else???😂 I mentioned it in my last report but didn’t have any photos to go along with it and now I have a couple. And next stop Barcelona!!!! My host family … Continue reading Spooktober!