The inaugural Rotarian John Mitchell Indigenous Scholarship is to be awarded. As most of you will know, our Club has supported the indigenous homeland, Donydji or, as it is now known, Gurrumala, for over 15 years, both financially and in kind. Until his sudden death last Christmas, John Mitchell was a key member of the Rotary SubCommittee providing this support and was its Chairman from its inception.
29 Nov: Sir John Reid Community Service Award 06 Dec: Snr Sgt Marilynn ROSS, Victoria Police 13 Dec: Christmas Festive meeting (final meeting of 2017) 17 Jan: Dr Kathleen McGuire (first meeting of 2018)
Robert Doyle provided a fantastic insight into "The State of the City" with a Population of 4.7 million people. Some of the data Robert gave included that if Melbourne were a group of 100 people, 49 are male and 51 are female. Read More...
Kevin was made our newest Life Honorary Member on 16 August, 2107. He was inducted into the Rotary Club of Melbourne on 20 May, 1992 and President Mary Barry had great pleasure confirming Life Honorary Membership to this esteemed Member of our Club.
Let’s all get behind this incredible offer. Thank you to the members who have already placed orders and for those meaning to order........this offer has been extended and we urge you to access the order form and complete your order by Wednesday, 22 November.Read More...
Our Members and friends are invited to attend the Rotary Wine Appreciation Fellowship Annual Event hosted by the Rotary Club of Keilor. This is to be held on Sunday, 3 December and our Reg Smith is leading a party of interested folk and is happy to arrange shared travel arrangements. Please contact Reg Smith: email@example.com.
Ted Exell from the Health & Ageing Committee has written to ask for a Member's assistance. "We are looking for someone to assist with and eventually take over the running of the Club’s Footy Tipping Competition. Read More...
LAST WEEK'S GUESTS & GREETINGS
Happy Birthday this week to: George Koczkar (TODAY), Gerald Ashman, Peter Clemenger, Philip Liu, Rosemary Nixon, Richard Skinner, Stephanie Woollard.
GUESTS AT LAST MEETING
Guests of the Club: Robert Doyle (Speaker), Mandi Wendt (Inductees), Greg Harbour, Greg McCluskey.
Visiting Australian Rotarians: Ian Salek (Canterbury), Nicole Lake (Melbourne Park), Yidan Xi (Gold Coast).
Guests of Members: Chris Holtby (John Allen), William Wei, Michelle Li (Yidan Xi), Celina Yu, Goran Stankovic (Ian Evans), Jonathan Tribe (Peter Payne), Helen Evans (Chris Wang).
On Duty Next Week: JM, SMc, BB, DYF, RS, Rob Helme (Wine), Bill Pickett (Photos)