Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-8

Posted by on 20 September 2020 at 8:18 pm

    Week of September 14th The club continues to meet in person at the Coolamon Sport and Rec Club, although with greater spacing between attendees than some would like!  Nonetheless, it’s great to be able to meet face to face.  Following routine weekly business at the meeting, Paul gave an update on COVID-19 after […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-7

Posted by on 13 September 2020 at 9:44 pm

  SPRING HAS SPRUNG Week of September 7th This week’s meeting was just a bit of planning and fellowship.  Plans for the upcoming Monster Raffle were discussed, along with a range of projects including tree planting (to be done over the next couple of weekends), articles for the Chronicle, the return of Bingo, etc.  The […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-6

Posted by on 4 September 2020 at 10:36 pm

  Week of August 31st This week’s meeting featured another guest speaker, Kieran Knox, a Coolamon native who has spent the last several years in the mining industry in Africa.  Kieran described the nature of mining and daily life in Africa. The mining is done using a combination of open pits (extending to a depth […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-5

Posted by on 29 August 2020 at 12:50 pm

  Week of August 24th We had a guest speaker at our weekly meeting, former club member and PP Marg Perkin.  Marg gave a talk on her trip to Cambodia in November of last year, and delivered supplies and amenities to a school in Pnom Penh and visited an eye clinic in Battambang (as well […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-4

Posted by on 22 August 2020 at 11:31 am

  Week of August 17th We’re fortunate to be able to continue to meet in person (with appropriate social distancing) considering the restrictions on gatherings in New South Wales.  We had a good roll-up at our weekly meeting, and those in attendance were rewarded with free drinks courtesy of Bern, whose horse Man of Peace […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-3

Posted by on 12 August 2020 at 10:38 am

  Week of August 5th This Monday we held our first club assembly for 2020-2021.  There was an excellent attendance by 18 of our members at the Sport & Rec Club.  Among the items discussed were: Committee Reports: Batlow Men’s Shed Committee Chair John Glassford gave a verbal report on the lack of progress due […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-2

Posted by on 19 July 2020 at 10:45 pm

Week of July 13th Things are returning to normal in our neck of the woods, with the Rotary Club of Coolamon meeting in person again this week.  We had a healthy roll-up, with 22 members in attendance.  Watch this space, however, because the recent COVID spike in Sydney has resulted in resumption of tighter restrictions […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-1

Posted by on 12 July 2020 at 1:13 pm

First bulletin of the Rotary Year At long last, we were able to meet in person for a Rotary meeting, just in time (or almost) for our changeover.  Because of COVID restrictions, we could not have any guests at the changeover, so it was a more subdued event than our typical changeover, but it was […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #1920-35

Posted by on 5 July 2020 at 10:50 pm

Final bulletin of the Rotary Year The last several months have been a challenging time for all Australians and for people around the planet, but Rotarians have risen to the challenge, with many clubs keeping up with weekly meetings (albeit not in person) and continuing with their fundraising programs to benefit those in need.  Coolamon […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #1920-34

Posted by on 1 June 2020 at 12:11 am

Meetings of May 18th and May 25th President Daryl welcomed the usual 13 or so members and guest Chez Post to both the online club meetings, held via  ZOOM technology.  It would be great if we could see a few more of you on the screen so we don’t forget what you look like!                                                      Present […]