We are sure it won't be the last image we have from Lea Rohner, and we have heard that she is safely home. Depicted below is Lea and friends, just before she left Melbourne headed home, to Switzerland after 12 months, on Rotary Youth Exchange, hosted by Rotary Clubs of Templestowe and Warrandyte-Donvale.
The Rotary Clubs of Templestowe and Warrandyte-Donvale have shared the hosting of Lea Rohner, our Rotary Exchange student, on exchange for twelve months July 2018 - June 2019, from Switzerland. During her Lea attended Templestowe College Lea was presented with a certificate of completion which highlights the ambassadorial role of the exchange program, at the … Continue reading Sharing the pride….
Tuesday May 21, 2019 Youth Exchange is an experience that is valued for decades after the experience. Joining with the Rotary Club of Warrandyte/Donvale, who together with our club have taken the opportunity to sponsor Lea, we have the opportunity to hear Lea's insights and highlights of the year in Australia. Lea Rohner will complete … Continue reading May I share my insights?
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….
Saturday March 9, 2019 with thanks to Luke Bastian Lea Rohner, our current exchange student, decided to take up a new sport while here for her year. This week the baseball team she has been playing in all season won The Victorian Summer Baseball league Women's Division 3 grand final! "I'll probably look for a … Continue reading Winners are all smiles
January 2019 Landing in Germany and hosted by the Rotary Club of Giessen Altes Schloss, Emma has sent a few words covering the first couple of weeks of her exchange experience. Taken from the monthly report form - we can learn School, friends and social activities: School is currently good, challenging for I don't know … Continue reading Emma writes…
November......... the year's end is approaching quite quickly isn’t it? But I’ll let you know I am spending as much of the time I have left, doing everything I love! And really making the most of it. My month started with a visit to the autumn market in Basel that was full of roller coasters, … Continue reading Jamie writes
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!
My name is Lea Rohner. I am 16 years old and will spend the next year abroad. First of all, I would like to thank you from the bottom of my heart for the opportunity to make this wish come true. So begins Lea's application as a Rotary Youth Exchange Student. On Wednesday August 15 … Continue reading My name is Lea Rohner….