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From the Archives: Donydji Project

The first of our "From the Archives" series: When club member Barry White brought along his brother Neville to a Rotary Melbourne meeting in 2003, who knew what would inspire a multi-year, multi-million dollar commitment to build a community centre and school, train teachers, and give support to the remote indigenous homeland community of Donydji in North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory.

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Rotary On The Move - May 2024

Rotary Melbourne members and guests may be interested to read the latest Zone 8 Rotary on the Move May 24 edition HERE  There is an interesting article on 'Healthier lives ahead for South Pacific children'Rotary’s Give Every Child a Future program vaccinates 100,000 young people.

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Special appeal for cloth carry-bags

Lili Teichman (Lili Teichman - Action from the Heart | District 9800 (rotarydistrict9800.org.au), Past President of Rotary Glen Eira, has been leading the Nourish Program since 2020, providing meals to people who are struggling and experiencing homelessness.    

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MITS May 24 Newsletter

MITS (Melbourne Indigenous Transition School) has shared their latest newsletter hereEdward Tudor, Executive Director noted 'we explore the variety of exciting activities our senior students are up to in our Pathways Schools.  We also introduce you to our MITS school staff.' 

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Vale Lyn Cooke

President Chris relayed the following message at lunch last week. “Sad news from the Balwyn Group that stalwart and wife of deceased Community Welfare Committee legend Lawton Cooke has passed away on 8 May 24.  Lyn and Lawton opened their home to members on a regular basis for friendship and you may remember Lawton blocking your path with his walker as you arrived directing you to the raffle for a chance to win his birthday whiskey."

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Groundbreaking Merger for SecondBite and FareShare

In a transformative and sustainable move for the food rescue and relief sector, SecondBite and FareShare have announced they will merge from July 1, 2024.   

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Networker 2023-2024 Issue 9: April 24

For the 9th edition of District 9800 April 24 Networker for 2023-2024, please click here. In this issue they cover articles from around District 9800, including the Video: Bendigo Conference wrapped up in just 3 minutes.

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Next Meeting Wednesday 22 May 24

Guest Speakers 2024 Young Achievers & Dr Sandro Demaio, CEO Vic Health

Topic Young Achiever Awards

Venue 12.30 for 12.50 - 2.00pm @ No35 Sofitel on Collins also Online via Zoom

Bookings & Information: https://events.humanitix.com/rotary-melb-22-may.          

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Last Week's Meeting 15 May 2024

At the Rotary Melbourne meeting on Wednesday 15 May 24 the guest speaker was Jonathan Spears, CEOInfrastructure Victoria speaking on the topic ‘Choosing Victoria’s Future: 5 Urban Development Scenarios’.     

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Reflection by Barbara Yerondais 15 May 24

Thank you to Barbara Yerondais for last week's reflection on Wednesday 15 May 24.   

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AI Summit at Royal Society of Victoria - Limited places

AI Summit 2024 - 'Artificial Intelligence for Good' - NEXT WEEK 29 MAY MEETING

12.00 for 12.15 - 2.00pm at Royal Society Victoria, 8 La Trobe St Melbourne - Please note start time and venue

https://events.humanitix.com/rotary-melb-29-may     

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ROMAC Position vacancies

ROMAC (Rotary Oceania Medical Aid for Children) is a Multi-District Organisation within Rotary.  ROMAC exists to facilitate the provision of life-saving and dignity restoring surgery for children in the Oceania region.  ROMAC is looking to fill two significant volunteer vacancies:-

The deadline for applications for these positions is 30 June, 2024.  

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Rotary projects around the globe May 2024

Learn about some of the latest Rotary projects around the world from Mexico to the Netherlands, from Albania to the USA.

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New Members Evening Meeting 8 May 24

Rotary Melbourne New Members Evening Meeting
6 - 7:30 PM Wednesday May 8, 2024
Venue: Rotary Office

The evening began with an atmosphere of palpable excitement as current and prospective members gathered for the Rotary Melbourne New Members Evening.

    

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Paris pedals ahead as cyclists outnumber motorists

A recent French transport survey discovered that cycling is becoming more popular than driving in the capital, while walking and public transport remain popular options.      

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Dorothy Gilmour SAFE Families appointed Rotary Specialist Zone 8

Dorothy has been appointed a Rotary Specialist in Zone 8 with her area of speciality: Prevention of family violence to any community or diversity.    

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Australian Rotary Health Newsletter April 2024

The Australian Rotary Health April 2024 Newsletter is available here and features articles on upcoming events and feature articles.

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Rotary International President Visit June 24

The combined Rotary Districts in Victoria are honoured to be hosting Rotary International President Gordon McInally at two different events in June.     

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The End of Charity - UK Podcast Series

Members and guests may find this series of 6 podcasts of interest. Each are around 30 minutes duration from the UK. They are both relevant and thought provoking as we think about the strategies that will power Rotary Melbourne into its next 100 years. To listen click on this LINK

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Next Meeting Wednesday 15 May 24

Guest Speaker Dr Jonathan Spear, CEO Infrastructure Victoria

Topic 'Choosing Victoria’s Future: 5 Urban Development Scenarios'

Venue 12.30 for 12.50 - 2.00pm @ No35 Sofitel on Collins also Online via Zoom

Bookings & Information: https://events.humanitix.com/rotary-melb-15-may     

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Rotary Wine Appreciation Fellowship 'History of Champagne'

In the latest (May 24) Wine Fellowship bulletin members and guests might find the article on the 'History of Champagne' of interest. 

Click HERE to read.

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Afri Aus Care and Rotary Melbourne Youth Mentoring

Rotary Melbourne has received the following message and video from Selba-Gondoza Luka, CEO & Founder, Afri Aus Care.
"Words can not say how grateful we are as a Team at AAC. Your support and advocacy for our community is greatly appreciated. As indicated in my speech (on Wednesday 1 May 24) you have not ceased supporting us since we 2018.  Our Team at AAC and the Community we will forever be grateful.
Please find below the Video that we have prepared so you could share with the Club Members and also for your own history to keep".  The Rotary Melbourne video. https://youtu.be/PwLkLNsZFh0

 

 

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Reflection by Tony Battaini 1 May 24

Thank you to Tony Battaini for last week's reflection on Wednesday 1 May 24.     

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Last Week's Meeting 1 May 2024

At the Rotary Melbourne meeting on Wednesday 1 May 24 the guest speaker was  DrAndrew Watt, Co-head Australian Venom Research Unit, speaking on the topic ‘The Snakebite Partnership – saving lives across Papua New Guinea’.     

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