Events Cancelled due to COVID19

With the current social distancing requirements, we have unfortunately had to cancel our weekly Bingo until further notice. We have also decide to suspend our weekly Rotary meetings for 4 weeks, with out last regular meeting held on 18th March 2020. The Board will evaluate in 3 weeks’ time what…

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Holiday Recess until Jan 15th

With our Club Birthday / Christmas Function our final meeting for 2019, we will be enjoying a break for the festive season for the next 3 weeks. Our weekly meetings will resume on Wednesday 15th January 2020, starting with a social event at the home of one of our members.…

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Welcome Dianne & Richard Harper

A very warm welcome to Dianne and Richard Harper, inducted into the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay on 23rd October 2019! Dianne holds the classification of Teaching Special Needs. She was Principal of the Education Support Centre at Canning Vale Primary, and has recently retired. She will join the Youth…

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Meeting 23rd Oct: Peace Fellow

With Rotary Foundation Peace Fellow Natasha Venables back in Perth until the end of October, we invited her to our meeting on 23rd October 2019 to talk about her time at the Rotary Center for International Studies at the International Christian University (ICU), Tokyo, Japan. Tash graduated with honours in…

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Pride of Workmanship Awards 2019

Our Annual Pride of Workmanship Awards were presented to two very worthy recipients at our weekly club meeting on 16th October 2019. Donna Snow – Principal at Wembley Primary Donna Snow commenced her connection with our Rotary Club as Principal at Dalkeith Primary, and this continued on to Churchlands Primary…

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Welcome Jack Gregor

Welcome to new member Jack Gregor, inducted during our meeting on 16th October 2019! Jack is a retired judge and will be commencing his Rotary journey on the Vocational/Community Committee. We are delighted to have you as a member of the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, and thank you to…

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Meeting 9th Oct: Global Grants Scholar

This week’s meeting saw the return of Dr. Janice Malcolm, a Rotary Foundation Global Grants Scholar to McGill University in Montreal. Janice initially undertook a Master’s degree, but was persuaded to stay on to obtain her PhD in Neuroscience, with her area of study being Alzheimer’s Disease. Janice’s presentation was…

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Fostering a Culture of Family

RI President Mark Maloney has as his theme “Rotary Connects the World” and one of his major focuses with this is connecting families with Rotary. “We must foster a culture where Rotary does not compete with family, but compliments it. We should never expect our members to choose between the…

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