Vale PP Marg Perkin

Posted by on 29 September 2021 at 7:53 am

Past President Marg Perkin Coolamon Rotary Club 2011-2012. Yesterday Coolamon Rotary lost one of our own. Marg Perkin was loved and respected by all who knew Marg since she joined our club on the 3rd of August 2004. Marg involved herself in all of our projects and never shied from volunteering to help our community. […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-12

Posted by on 23 September 2021 at 9:12 am

  Week of 20th September President Albert welcomed 23 members to our weekly meeting; apologies from Bernadette, Alex and Chez.  A great roll up of members! Highlights from the meeting include: Induction of Mary Potts to our club will take place next Monday (27th September). Hospital survey: only 72 in the Shire have filled in […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-11

Posted by on 14 September 2021 at 10:51 pm

  Week of 13th September President Albert welcomed 21 members to our first meeting back from a brief (three-week) lockdown.  All were happy to be able to meet in person again–hopefully we’ll be able to continue meeting like this!  Apologies from Ian Jennings, Dick Jennings and Bernadette Milne.  Dick recently suffered a bit of a […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-10

Posted by on 8 September 2021 at 6:10 am

  Week of 6th September We had a great rollup on Zoom on Monday night, with 15 members in attendance and getting involved. Well done Bernadette on getting your system working well.   Some points from last night: Albert will have 200 tomato plants ready in 2 weeks time at $2/plant. Proceeds will go to […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-09

Posted by on 1 September 2021 at 10:20 pm

  Week of 30th August Back to Zoom–not popular with most members, but better than not meeting at all. President Albert welcomed nine members to our weekly meeting, which was a good opportunity to catch up and find out how everyone is dealing with lockdown.  Most of our planned Rotary activities are now on hold–the […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-08

Posted by on 25 August 2021 at 10:58 pm

  Week of 23rd August Another week of lockdown and no face-to-face meetings.  If the lockdown lifts this weekend as originally intended, we will meet next Monday (30th August) at the Marrar Pub for a social night, but all signs are that the lockdown will continue for a while longer.  If we remain in lockdown, […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-07

Posted by on 18 August 2021 at 11:20 pm

  Week of 16th August COVID-19 strikes again! At the last minute, we were forced to cancel our weekly meeting which was to feature a visit from District 9705 Area Governor Elaine Almond.  So, we had a night off, and hopefully Elaine will be able to reschedule a visit later this year.   DIARY Monday […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-06

Posted by on 12 August 2021 at 3:00 pm

  Week of 9th August President Albert welcomed 23 members and 1 guest to our weekly meeting.  This week’s meeting featured two speakers: Ricky Hard, signwriter from Coolamon, and our own Garth Perkin.  Ricky was on hand to talk about his involvement with the Riverina Redneck Rally, an event that offers excitement and camaraderie to […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-05

Posted by on 5 August 2021 at 10:16 pm

  Week of 2nd August President Albert welcomed 22 members and 1 guest (well, not really a guest since Mary Potts is all but a member, having been approved for membership but not yet inducted) to our weekly meeting.  Albert led a discussion of the garden viewing to be hosted by the club in October, […]

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-04

Posted by on 30 July 2021 at 12:31 pm

  Week of 26th July President Albert welcomed 19 members and 1 guest to our first club assembly of the Rotary year.  Paul reported that the street raffle was quite successful, with lots of tickets sold to those hoping to win the trailerload of firewood.  The raffle was won by former member Myffy Collette, who […]