Archive for August, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 9

August 30, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #9 MEETING August 27th. 2012 PRESIDENT PAUL WESTON’S REPORT Monday’s meeting was a “member’s night” and featured John Burns recounting his life story.  It’s always interesting hearing the twists and turns that one’s life takes, and John’s story was no exception.  Although John grew up in the suburbs of Sydney, he […]

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Shelterbox in The Philippines August 2012

August 28, 2012

ShelterBox Response Teams (SRTs) have been in the Philippines over the past month delivering much needed aid to families whose homes were flooded by Tropical Storm Haikui. Dams on nearby rivers broke and the monsoon storm poured 30 centimetres of rain on the capital Manila, the worst downpour it had seen in three years, causing […]

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 8

August 22, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #8 MEETING August 20th. 2012 Dick Thompson and Neil Munro Tonight we had the pleasure of listening to Dick Thompson, brother of Bill Thompson a well known local identity.  Dick has lived in Yorkshire for the past 24 years after leaving Coolamon.  Dick like his brother Bill is a lawyer and […]

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D 9700 GSE Team to Kansas

August 16, 2012

A farewell dinner for the GSE team traveling to Kansas in September was held at the home of Paul and Judy Cox in Orange. Almost 50 guests enjoyed a dinner prepared by Judy and the members and wives of the Rotary Club of Orange Calare. Special guests included DG Greg Brown and Lyn, PDG and GSE […]

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 7

August 14, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #7 BUSINESS MEETING August 13th. 2012 We had 9 members present tonight.  It was a combined business and board meeting.  President Paul welcomed us and said how pleasing it was to have had such a succesful meeting last week with Linda Tilman and 63 present at that meeting.  A follow up […]

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Huang is choice for 2014-15 RI president

August 8, 2012

Gary Huang and his wife, Corinna Yao Gary C.K. Huang, a member of the Rotary Club of Taipei, Taiwan, is the selection of the Nominating Committee for President of Rotary International in 2014-15. Huang will become the president-nominee on 1 October if there are no challenging candidates. Huang says his vision for Rotary is to […]

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 6

August 8, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 6 DINNER MEETING August 6th. 2012 We had 12 members and partners present with some 51 guests from Coolamon and Ganmain attend Monday night’s meeting.  This was an exceptional night with Linda Tilman from Coolamon speaking on marketing the Coolamon Shire.  Coolamon and Ganmain business leaders, shop keepers and those […]

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Diary 6th August 2012

August 6, 2012

Monday 13th August Business Meeting includes Directors Club Catering Monday 20th August Glibert Catering Monday 27th August members meeting Club Catering John Burns Talking Monday 10th September Business Meeting including Board Meeting Club Catering Thursday 13th September BINGO Rostered on: Christine Atkinson, Henk Hulsman, Dick Jennings, Neil Munro *Monday September 17th DG Greg Brown’s visit. Gilbert […]

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 5

August 2, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 5 DINNER MEETING JULY 30th. 2012 We had 27 members, guests and visiting Rotarians attend tonight’s meeting. Hannah Bushell and Jarrod McPherson President Paul Weston welcomed all our visiting guests to our meeting.  We had the pleasure of two guest speakers tonight:  Jarrod McPherson and Hannah Bushell, Jarrod’s fiancee.  Jarrod […]

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