Meeting 21st Sep: Rob Edwards

Rob Edwards OAM, a professional motivational speaker, arrived in Perth on Wednesday just in time for our club meeting. He was here to present to some 600 people at the Convention Centre the following day. Rob is a member of the Rotary Club of Corrimal in Woollongong. He runs the Fiji Raffle…

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Meeting 14 Sep: Wheelchairs for Kids

At last week’s meeting we welcomed PP Gordon Hudson and Peter from the Rotary Club of Scarborough, to tell us about their wonderful Wheelchairs for Kids project.  Established in 1996, Wheelchairs for Kids has evolved from using old bicycles to create wheelchairs to now a very solid, safe and customised wheelchair for each…

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Fellowship & Fondness for Ken

Our club meeting on 10th August 2002 saw a large turn out both in person and on Zoom to share memories and esteem for Past RI Director Ken Collins. It was very touching to welcome so many members both past and present, as well as Rotarians from other clubs, and…

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Meeting 3rd Aug: Aaron Chinyimba

At our weekly club meeting on Wed 3rd August, our member Aaron Chinyimba spoke about his early years and his journey to Australia. When Aaron came to Australia without anything but a dream and an opportunity provided as a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar, he had to leave his family behind in…

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Meeting 6th Jul: RI Convention

At our first meeting for the new Rotary year, PP Simone Collins took us through what Rotary International Conventions entail, and why one would consider attending. Simone has previously attended RI Conventions in Brisbane (2003) and Chicago (2005) as a Rotaractor, and Thailand (2013) and Sydney (2014) as a Rotarian.…

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District Changes & Regionalisation Pilot

From 1st July 2023 the two Rotary Districts in Western Australia will be combined into one big new District: 9423. Learn about the proposed transition and give feedback via Zoom on Sunday 24 July 2022 at 4-5.30pm The Rotary Districts in Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Kiribati, New Caledonia, Norfolk Island, Papua New Guinea, Samoa,…

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Meeting 8th Jun: Childhood Dementia

At our last club meeting on Wednesday 8th June, Dr Prashant Bharadwaj, a researcher with the Australian Alzheimer’s Research Foundation, gave an informative presentation on Childhood dementia – a demographic you wouldn’t expect to find this disease affecting. Prashant is working with hospitals in the eastern states and overseas on…

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