Presidents Message 3-7-2019

In Rotary We are neighbours, community leaders and global citizens uniting for the common good. However the heart of Rotary is our clubs—dedicated people who share a passion for both community service and friendship. Becoming a Rotarian connects you with a diverse group of professionals who share your drive to give back, over a meal…

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Paul Harris Fellow Recognition

At the changeover night for Rotary Club of Rosanna, two members who have displayed a dedication and passion for what they do in the club and for the community were recognised with a Paul Harris Fellow. Glenda Coswello-McCracken was surprised after being invited to the lectern by PP Don Hamilton PHF to receive her commemorative…

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Changeover Night 2019

The 2019 Changeover Night was called to order by our M.C. for the night, Florin Pintilie. he began with the toasts and Don Hamilton proposed the toast to Rotary International. Florin kept the evening flowing and under control as he welcomed President Merle Maunder to the lectern for her last night as president. After welcoming…

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Bedford HiCity Lawn Mowers

Glenda Coswello & Addrian Pilati with HiCity workers for mowers presentation4a

Presentation of Honda Motor Motors to Bedford HiCity The Rotary Club of Rosanna presented two Brand New Honda motor mowers to Bedford HiCity – Heidelberg Branch today. Bedford HiCity workers are contracted out to businesses, like Melbourne Airport, Polytechnics Heidelberg and numerous schools around the area. These new motor motors will make their job easier…

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Mini Library Opening

Launch of the Mini Library at Rosanna Fire Station Community House Cr. Tom Melican from the Banyule City Council, launched the opening of the Mini Library at Rosanna Fire Station Community House at 232 Lower Plenty Road, Rosanna today. The only thing missing was the smashing of a champagne bottle on the rope from the…

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Don Hamilton PHF Award Presentation

Barrie, Don and Greg

Don Hamilton PHF Award Presentation Don Hamilton received a PHF +5 at his final presentation at 96.5 Inner FM yesterday afternoon. Don is a Rotarian of many years standing and a Past President of the Rotary Club of Rosanna. He was first recognized as a Paul Harris Fellow in 1998 and was subsequently recognized with…

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Interplast Honoured Member Catherine Gorr OAM

Mrs Catherine Gorr OAM Nurse First volunteered in 1985 and has since been on 38 programs including Fiji, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, PNG, Samoa, Philippines and Vietnam. Packed all of the surgical and anaesthetic equipment on 288 programs (until 2002) at her home in Mt Eliza and transported to the airport. Surgical Committee member from inception…

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Mini Library at Rosanna Fire Station Community House

Another of our projects for this year is the construction of a Mini Library to be placed in the front garden of the Rosanna Fire Station Community House. It works on the honour system with a take and replace a book for avid readers. Don Hamilton and Glenda Coswello installed the mini library this morning…

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Presidents Report 16 Jan

Merle Maunder-President 2018-2019

What a great start to 2019! It was great to see so many of our members and partners in attendance; it was really a great fellowship night. Thank you for your great hospitality, Glenda! We’ve heard from our Treasurer just how to “Launder Cash” – the reason was that apparently there where a couple of…

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President Report 7 Nov 2018

Merle Maunder-President 2018-2019

Again a reminder for our Christmas Hampers: bags for members to fill will be available soon from Yevonne Pollock; we also have a suggestion list available. This is for Brother Harry (Alice House) and I am sure that our effort is really appreciated. We’ve welcomed our guests: visiting Rotarian Anthony Femandez (Manningham Rotary Club) and…

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