Rotary International

Invitation to Join Us on Facebook for Endangered Species

Posted by on 8 May 2013 at 11:02 am

Several of us Rotarians on ROTI or Rotarians On The Internet are starting a Rotary Action Group for Endangered Species.  We have a Facebook page up and running so those of you on Facebook please share our page and join this war against the exploitation of the rhino and elephant. Endangered Species Facebook Our logo by Paula Wiegmink from […]

What is Rotary?

Posted by on 12 January 2013 at 9:15 am

Short, humorous and to the point.  

Social Media 2013

Posted by on 20 December 2012 at 12:10 pm

We will do better with our Facebook page next year!

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #16

Posted by on 24 October 2012 at 6:07 am

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #16 COOLAMON AND GANMAIN HOSPITAL FETE Well we volunteered for the chocolate wheel again this year for our annual hospital fete.  We came and we worked but it was hard going due to the lack of numbers this year.  Maybe a sign of the times but we found it hard to […]

World Polio Day October 24th 2012

Posted by on 24 October 2012 at 5:53 am

A good day for Rotarians to donate to the Polio Plus campaign. Click on the End Polio Now logo above for the full story and to donate.   There is a US$945 million funding gap in the fight to end polio. What’s the impact? Campaigns in 33 countries will be cancelled and 94 million children […]

Wagga Wagga Peace Conference

Posted by on 21 September 2012 at 5:27 pm

Past RI President Bill Boyd and PDG Henry Gardiner Today being International Peace Day 2012 was a fitting way to start the Wagga Wagga Peace Conference.   We had three members form Coolamon Rotary attend, Neil Munro, Dick Jennings and John Glassford.  Presentations today included welcome to Wiradjuri Country by Elder Uncle Stan Grant.  Mayor […]

Never Too Old to Work or to Join Rotary.

Posted by on 15 September 2012 at 3:13 pm

The average age of the employees at the Vita Needle Company, a needle and tubing factory near Boston, is an amazing 74 years. Vita Needle Web Site Rosa is now 100 years young and still working at Vita Needle!

Shelterbox in The Philippines August 2012

Posted by on 28 August 2012 at 4:08 pm

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 […]

D 9700 GSE Team to Kansas

Posted by on 16 August 2012 at 8:18 pm

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 […]

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 5

Posted by on 2 August 2012 at 7:11 pm

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 […]