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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-38

9 June 2021

    Week of 7th June We welcomed back president Howard following the passing of his mother recently.  Also back was Albert who missed his flight to Broome and to apply salt in the wounds Garth was also back from Broome.  Several regular attendees were away this week and our number was down to 14 […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-37

1 June 2021

    Week of 31st May This week’s meeting was primarily a social meeting, with Monday being the 5th Monday of the month (when we try to mix it up a bit).  The club self-catered the dinner; thanks to the members who stepped up and prepared the food and cleaned up afterward.  Fifteen members showed […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-36

27 May 2021

  Week of 24th May President-Elect Albert welcomed 18 members on a chilly autumn evening to our weekly meeting. A good night of fellowship and project planning was enjoyed by those in attendance. A roster was passed around for the Red Shield Appeal, which will be conducted at the entrance to the Coolamon Foodworks this […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-35

20 May 2021

  Week of 17th May President Howard welcomed 13 members, 1 visiting Rotarian and 1 guest to our weekly meeting.  The meeting was a chance to catch up on recent club activities, a rundown of the District 9705 club development seminar in Young, and fellowship.  Paul reported that the district conference will be held on […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-34

12 May 2021

MOTHERS DAY 2021 Hope that you all remembered Mothers day in your way!’   Week of 10th May President Howard was back at the helm and welcomed 19 members and 2 guests to our weekly meeting. The meeting was an opportunity for planning and fellowship, but there were a few notable highlights.  The first was […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-33

5 May 2021

  Week of 3rd May President-Elect Albert, filling in for President Howard, welcomed 17 members and 1 guest to our weekly meeting.  After a delicious roast dinner, Grahame and Paul gave a talk on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Because a number of members were absent on the night, the talk was more of a teaser, […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-32

29 April 2021

  Week of 26th April President Howard welcomed 18 members and one guest to our weekly meeting, which featured talks by PDG John G and guest Mick O’Brien.  John provided a brief history of the involvement of Australia and New Zealand in the early stages of WWI at Gallipoli, and his father’s involvement in same.  […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-31

22 April 2021

ANZAC DAY SUNDAY 25th APRIL One of the most poignant photos of WWI: George William Ladd Thomson, a sergeant in the Main Body of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, is farewelled by his mother. He served in the New Zealand Medical Corps and left Wellington along with the 1st Reinforcements aboard 10 troopships on 16 […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-30

15 April 2021

Week of 12th April President Howard Atkinson welcomed 13 members and 5 guests to our weekly meeting.  The members in attendance were treated to a most interesting talk by Wayne McPherson on the topic of freshwater fish of Australia, with an emphasis on species at risk of extinction. Wayne’s passion for the topic and his […]

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Coolamon Rotary Bulletin #2021-29

5 April 2021

Week of 29th March 2021 HAPPY EASTER TO ALL OF OUR READERS! Meeting of Monday, March 29th President Howard welcomed 19 members and guests Maureen Hulsman and Tony Williams (Chez Thompson’s grandfather) to our weekly meeting.  After a few routine business items, the members and guests were entertained by two of our own, Paul and […]

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