Meeting 11 April: Child Health

Rotary’s focus for April is Child and Maternal Health, so this week we heard from one of our members who is well versed in this area: Dr Ken Collins. Even in this day and age the figures of mother and child mortality is staggering, despite advances in medicine in the…

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ShelterBox Bronze Champion Award

A ShelterBox Champion is a Rotary club who has committed to making an ongoing impact in worldwide disaster response by supporting ShelterBox annually for three consecutive financial years. Natural and other disasters are inevitable and frequent, and the need is continuous. ShelterBox Champions are made up of an elite group of…

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Polio Pioneer Award

At the recent District 9455 Conference, Past RI Director Dr Ken Collins was presented with the PolioPlus Pioneer Award. Dr Collins is one of just 16 Rotarians recognized worldwide in 2018-19. This award honors Rotarians who have given extraordinary service to the Polio Eradication Program between July 1985 and November…

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Meeting 13 March: Password Security

Dr. David Cook from Edith Cowan University gave us an outstanding presentation at our weekly meeting on cyber crime and password security. Not only did David stress the importance of a secure password, he also discussed who owned what on computers, particularly after someone dies. His full presentation can be…

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Bentley Pines Social Evening

We endeavour to hold a social event outside of our meetings once a month, and in March we decided to have dinner out at the Bentley Pines Training Restaurant. 16 members enjoyed a reasonably inexpensive evening out enjoying a 3 course meal amid great company. However, we recommend booking later…

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