Message from our Club President (Feb 5)

Our Program Director Bruce Evans outdid himself last Wednesday when we had a fantastic presentation from Ian Brown, local resident and beekeeper, who educated us on details of types of bees, how they live and procreate and how they survive. This was a very interesting presentation and we learned how important it is to look after bees by  having bee-attracting … Continue reading Message from our Club President (Feb 5)

Message from our Club President (Jan 30)

  The year is now up and running and our club eased into the year gently with a relaxing social evening in the Clarendon Room at the Manningham Club. We caught up on what has happened and what is going to happen soon, and had a lot of laughs in the process. Australia Day was very exciting with three … Continue reading Message from our Club President (Jan 30)

Menzies Community Australia Day Awards – 26 January 2018

We are delighted to report that three club members received Menzies Community Australia Day Awards which were presented by the Hon. Kevin Andrews MP, Federal Member for Menzies. Graham Kane Congratulations to Graham Kane who was nominated for his award by the Rotary Club of Templestowe AND St Mark’s Anglican Church! “Graham is a Past President of Templestowe … Continue reading Menzies Community Australia Day Awards – 26 January 2018

Mike Rolls – Amputate Dead Weight (Feb 28)

This event is being run by Rotary Doncaster Mike Rolls is an inspirational speaker who at the age of 18, contracted Meningococcal Septicaemia which left him with horrific internal and external injuries, including multiple amputations. He survived against the odds. He will tell us how to “Challenge the Impossible With Unshakable Resilience”. Our club will be joining RC Doncaster for this event … Continue reading Mike Rolls – Amputate Dead Weight (Feb 28)

Club Assembly – Rotary Templestowe Members Night (Feb 21)

Hear from our Board about how we have gone in the first six months of the Rotary year and where we are headed for the second six months. This is important for all members. Clarendon Room at the Manningham Club 1 Thompsons Road, Bulleen 6:30pm for 7:00pm

Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser (Feb 16)

Our very successful Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser will be held again on 16 February 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 (Feb 16)

Fellowship Night at Old Melbourne Gaol (Feb 14)

PARTNERS NIGHT! ‘Hangman’s Night Tour’ Our Director of Fellowship and Fun, Graham Kane, has outdone himself this time organising a fascinating evening on a tour hearing stories of a hangman’s life! We will have a wonderful meal first and have an exciting (and scary) evening. Come along if you are game! Old Melbourne Gaol 377 Russell Street, Melbourne … Continue reading Fellowship Night at Old Melbourne Gaol (Feb 14)

Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser (Feb 9)

Our very successful Bunnings BBQ Fundraiser will be held again on 9 February 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 (Feb 9)

ROMAC – Graeme Chester (Feb 7)

Hear Graeme Chester speak about the wonderful work ROMAC provides. Life giving and life changing surgery to children from the Southwest Pacific, PNG and Timor Leste which is not available in their own countries. Rexly (pictured) was one recipient of this life giving surgery. Clarendon Room at the Manningham Club 1 Thompsons Road, Bulleen 6:30pm for 7:00pm

To BEE or not to BEE – Ian Brown (Jan 31)

We all know that bees are extremely important for our environment but not all of us are quite sure of the reasons. Ian Brown will be joining us this week to explain the importance of bees, and especially honey bees, to our environment. This will be a very interesting presentation not to be missed. Clarendon Room at the Manningham … Continue reading To BEE or not to BEE – Ian Brown (Jan 31)