Surfing the life….

March 11, 2019, with thanks to Lea Rohner Unbelievable that nearly half a year passed by since I first came to Australia. I had the opportunity to celebrate my birthday in Australia. It is actually the first birthday in summer for me, and so I took the opportunity and had a little beach-party with all … Continue reading Surfing the life….

Shade sails Bulleen Heights School

Update on our project This project was initiated during the 2017/18 Rotary year under Community Director Graeme Cobb and his committee and continued in the 2018/19 Rotary year with Rod Simkiss and his committee. The Rotary Club of Templestowe has partnered with the Bulleen Heights School to provide much needed shaded areas for their Autistic … Continue reading Shade sails Bulleen Heights School

Odyssey House – a celebration

Each year, we provide a sense of Christmas for the residents at Odyssey House.  This year was no different as James Cunningham reveals: Our members plus a member from our newly forming Manningham Rotaract Club, joined together for the annual Odyssey House barbecue.  Santa rocked up literally with all the kids following his dance steps.  … Continue reading Odyssey House – a celebration

Well done Gemma!

Tuesday November 20, 2018 Reporting back from the Grand Final of the Primary School Speech Competition, Gemma Angerosa from St Charles Borromeo Primary School placed 2nd. Gemma (left), placed second behind Ashton Smith (centre) and Andrew Zhang placed 3rd. We congratulate all three contestants.

A summary of our year to date…

Dan Hession, took a little time to reflect on the activity in the last four months: We now have our weekly newsletter with a fully digital presence, first on our website, and then through to our Facebook page.  Thank you to Brian Negus, Diane Fisher and Felix Wong. Our social media access and exposure is … Continue reading A summary of our year to date…

Conversations @ Templestowe

Wednesday August 22, 2018 Anya Murray & Thomas Dawe All These Creatures - Palme d'Or Short feature film award 2018 With a focus on metal health, public education and challenged to make mental health a topic as conversational as any of our physical afflictions, Anya & Thomas provided a brief to the film maker.  The … Continue reading Conversations @ Templestowe