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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2223-13

6 November 2022

  1.  MEETING OF OCTOBER 31st Tonight’s meeting was attended by Phil McIntosh and David Byfield of Wollundry Rotary Club on behalf of the Gears and Beers event run by their club.  This was also a 5th Monday social night! Scott Mudd introduced his wife Melissa, who attended as a guest. Please come back any […]

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Melbourne Cup Sweep Winners

2 November 2022

1. Gold Trip (Jockey: J.McDonald, Trainer: C.Waller) 2. Emissary (Jockey: M.Zahra, Trainer: C.Maher & D.Eustace) 3. High Emocean (Jockey: T.M.Nugent, Trainer: C.Maher & D.Eustace) 4. Deauville Legend (Jockey: K.McEvoy, Trainer: J.Ferguson) 5. Realm Of Flowers (Jockey: D.Thornton, Trainer: A. & S.Freedman) 6. Daqiansweet Junior (Jockey: D.Moor, Trainer: P.J. Stokes) 7. Smokin’ Romans (Jockey: J.Kah, Trainer: […]

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ROTARY ZONE 8 CONFERENCE CANBERRA

1 November 2022

2022 Rotary Zone 8 Conference Above Fayeh McKenzie gave us this lovely painting that Fayeh did for our cause in Ukraine and we gave it to Jill and Larry Lunsford as a thankyou for being such gracious guests. The 2022 Rotary Zone 8 Conference is a partnership between Rotaract and Rotary within Zone 8. Rotaract […]

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Garden Viewing October 16th 2022

16 October 2022

Above some of the many volunteers that made the day a success. Just a quick pictorial on the Open Garden Days in Coolamon today being the first of two days the next being next Saturday 22nd October.  A full report will appear in next week’s bulletin.  Albert Suidgeest and his committee have done a great […]

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Tracy’ Graduation

25 September 2022

Well, it was a wonderful day in Nairobi yesterday I will post more later.  Tracy is on my mind this morning in Nairobi. Yesterday was one of those days that makes one very proud to be a Rotarian. Susan and I travelled to Nairobi from Ganmain to witness the graduation of our Tracy. What an […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2223-10

18 September 2022

  VALE YOUR MAJESTY! Queen Elizabeth of the United Kingdom thanking ‘Estimate’ for winning the 2013 Ascot Gold Cup The painting, by Irish artist Tony O’Connor, is unfinished and has attracted a lot of attention on Facebook.  Most comments suggest he  leave the painting in its current unfinished state. WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 5th Visit of […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2223-09

9 September 2022

      WEEK OF AUGUST 29th SOCIAL NIGHT IN WAGGA WAGGA On the 5th Monday for months that have five Mondays we organise a social evening away from our club.  On 29th August a number of members and partners journeyed  to Wagga Wagga for dinner and ten pin bowling. The Riverina Hotel was booked […]

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SUNFLOWER SEEDS FOR UKRAINE AUGUST NEWSLETTER

2 September 2022

The demand continues for seeds and information on this initiative for sunflower seeds for Ukraine. Please click on the following links to get the pdf files:   Sunflower August News -Part 1 Sunflower August News Part 2    

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2223-08

27 August 2022

      WEEK OF AUGUST 22nd President Paul welcomed 20 members and 9 guests (mainly partners) to our weekly meeting which featured a presentation by the intrepid Larapinta trekkers, Mary, Garth, Don and Mary’s friend Lesley Lashbrook. The many photos and videos included in the presentation led by Leslie nicely illustrated the terrain and […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2223-07

22 August 2022

  BABY PHOTO COMPETITION – WEEK 2  We had a very positive reaction to this competition at the meeting on Monday.  In order to continue this bit of fun please send us your earliest photo that you have of your self as a baby.  Send an image via email if you can or bring a […]

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