Archive for March, 2022

Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-35

30 March 2022

  STOP PRESS! SPORTSMAN’S NIGHT POSTPONED The Sportsman’s Night this Saturday has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.  As soon as another date becomes available we will let you all know.  The raffle will still be drawn on Saturday evening.   WEEK OF MARCH 28th President Albert opened the meeting and welcomed our two guests […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-34

25 March 2022

Highlights from the DISCON BBQ in Temora Week of March 21st We had 21 members present–a great rollup–and one apology.  President Albert welcomed those present and announced that the meeting was to consolidate our part in Gears and Beers, which will take place this coming Sunday, the 27th of March.  However Albert asked the three […]

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TEMORA 2022 ROTARY CONFERENCE PART 4 SUNDAY March 20th 2022

21 March 2022

As always all good things come to an end and Sunday was a morning session and we concluded the conference at mid-day. There were three very good sessions starting with youth.  PDG George Weston is the Youth Chair for D9705 and introduced the speakers. Rotarian Emma Jayne Bell from the Rotary Club of Hall.  What […]

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TEMORA 2022 ROTARY CONFERENCE PART 3 SATURDAY DINNER

21 March 2022

What a great night we all had at the Temora Aviation Museum for the dinner dance, well not many danced. We mustered at 6.00pm and witnessed a Wirraway,  Wirraway (an Aboriginal word meaning “challenge”) was a training and general purpose military aircraft manufactured in Australia by the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation between 1939 and 1946 at Fisherman’s Bend […]

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TEMORA 2022 ROTARY CONFERENCE PART 2 SATURDAY

21 March 2022

This is a pictorial report on the Rotary District Conference held on the 18th-20th March 2022.  It was a most enjoyable event and well organised by the Temora Rotary Club. 1. FRIDAY EVENING WELOME TO TEMORA BBQ The welcome to Temora BBQ was held at the Temora Rural Museum and the Rotary Club of Coolamon […]

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TEMORA DISTRICT CONFERENCE 2022 THE BBQ.

21 March 2022

PART ONE THE FRIDAY WELCOME BBQ AT THE TEMORA RURAL MUSEUM Temora 2022 hosted by the Temora Rotary Club a pictorial report by John Glassford. Attended by delegates PE Paul Weston, Adrian Lindner and John Glassford. Friday pre-conference Welcome BBQ by Coolamon RC with thanks to the following members:  Anne Rzeszkowski, Paul Weston, Adrian Lindner, […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-33

17 March 2022

Week of March 14th Albert was back from his holidays in Far North Queensland and looked refreshed.  Albert welcomed our guests which included 16 members and Mary Potts’s two sisters as well as visiting Rotarians Phil McIntosh and David Byfield from the Wollundry Wagga Wagga Rotary Club. The meeting was dedicated to the upcoming Gears […]

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ShelterBox Larapinta Trek 2022

13 March 2022

Past President Garth Perkin from our club is raising funds for ShelterBox Australia.  One of the best projects for disaster relief.  No matter where it happens in the world.   ShelterBox Australia   About this adventure As part of ShelterBox Larapinta 2022, over seven days, you’ll follow well-worn yet timeless red dirt tracks along the […]

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SOW SUNFLOWER SEEDS FOR UKRAINE

13 March 2022

  Painting by the artist Oleksiy Shekshuuev Ukraine is on the mind as with everyone. Our Sunflowers for Ukraine initiative is taking off through Rotary. I met with the farmer Doug Bruckner from Collingullie on Tuesday Doug is donating half a tonne of sunflower seeds to my Rotary Club Coolamon. We are looking at the […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2122-32

12 March 2022

Week of March 7th PP Paul Weston was in the chair this week as President Albert is still away on holidays.  Fourteen members were in attendance, and three were apologies: Leslie, Albert and Mary.  It was a busy evening!  The following subjects were discussed: Grahame would like the Coolamon Archway committee to meet at Lions […]

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