This week we were lucky enough to be joined by Ellis Nicholson from the Rotary Club of Sawtell. Ellis and his wife have recently returned from a trip across the northern part of Australia and Ellis’ presentation took us along on the adventurefrom Darwin to Cairns covering some very remote parts of the country. Ellis’s …Read More >
President Terry opened his presidential year in style this week; farewelling Romane as she finishes her exchange year in Australia and returns to her native France. It was an honour and a pleasure to have her father Crystoph with us for the event, and he even surprised us by presenting us with a Rotary pennant. That …Read More >
Our final meeting for the financial/presidential year, and it brought with it some very satisfying news. Club treasurer John Walker had combed the back archives and calculated how much money the club has donated to charity of the years. The total? A staggering $769,000.00. We were lucky enough again this week to have Rotary Youth …Read More >
We were fortunate to have Celia Chapman of Attune Hearing with us this week. Celia gave us a presentation on hearing, which segued into a fascinating discussion of the anatomical makeup of the ear and the ‘balance organ’ located in it. Celia kindly managed to make it through the entire topic without making a ‘husband …Read More >
We didn’t have a guest speaker this week, but we did have an enjoyable presentation from President Scott about his recent holiday to Japan. We also had a visit from two Townsville Rotarians and their son, proving once again that Rotary is a wide-spread organisation. For all that and more, check out this week’s Chatroom.