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Back to Gunnadah with Christmas Gifts and Joy

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on February 8, 2020 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)

It started with a weekend visit to Gunnedah to share stories and show support for our farming communities.

Lane Cove Rotarian Lalitha Warren was so moved though that she organised her work colleagues at Fisher & Paykel to host a curry lunch, a raffle and a tree of joy to help. Rotarians Craig Brodey and Tania Mace returned to Gunnedah this weekend to deliver the gifts of financial support at a country-style Rotary Club Christmas party.

Thank you and well done Lalitha

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Hornsby District Rotary provides work experience for Tottenham students

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on January 27, 2020 at 1:15 AM Comments comments (0)


Our club has a long standing connection with Tottenham, providing work experience for students and more recently drought relief assistance.

You can help by purcahsing one of these cookbooks!

https://www.hit.com.au/search?q=tottenham

Narromine Rotary visits Tottenham Central School

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on January 27, 2020 at 1:05 AM Comments comments (0)


When Geoff Smith travelled through the Tottenham district earlier this year, he was astounded by how dry the area was.

 

Having spent many years as a member of the Rotary Club of Narromine, Geoff contacted the Tottenham Central School’s Parent’s and Citizens Association president, Greg Radford and enquired on the state of the community before contacting his colleagues on the eas...

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Turramurra Rotary visits Mussweollbrook & Merriwa

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on January 20, 2020 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)

On Thursday the 12th and Friday the 13th of December Ian Salmon, Parry Monckton and Tim Shea visited Muswellbrook in the upper Hunter Valley.

 

 

We joined the Muswellbrook Club for dinner on Thursday night and met the President, John Hobden and other key members of the Club. The Club has about 25 members. We met about 10 members. They were very welcoming to all of us and also introduced us to members eg their member who is head of the Chamber of Commerce...

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Rotary Liverpool West in Narromine and Trangie

Posted by GARY C HALLIDAY on January 15, 2020 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

 

In December 2019, our Club visited Narromine and Trangie providing support for these communities - this will continue in 2020



Please visit the link below for more detail 

https://www.rotaryliverpoolwest.com.au/Stories/narromine-trangie-drought-assistance-2019" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://https://www.rotaryliverpoo...

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Sydney Cove Rotary supporting Lightning Ridge

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on September 12, 2019 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Rotary Club of Sydney Cove has been undertaking a support program for farmers in the Lightening Ridge area over the past three years. Initially it involved a team of RCSC members going to Lightening Ridge and assisting farmers who were 'doing it tough’ undertake renovations and providing amenities in their homes to allow them to live in better circumstances - there was also a social dimension to this activity beyond the physical home improvement activities.


As the drou...

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The Darlings support Young

Posted by Ron Browne on July 27, 2019 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (0)

On Friday 16th November 2018 a few of the Darlings zipped down to Young to $pending an enjoyable weekend in Young NSW.    We had a quick meeting with the principal of Young High School to plan a Work Experience week for some of the Year 10 students, in 2019.  The we had dinner with a group of the Young Rotarians at a local pub.  On Saturday we toured and were entertained with an historical tour led by Rtn John Hamblin.  We did some retail thereapy in some of the ...

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Caringbah Rotary Visits Blayney

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on December 15, 2018 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

A group of Rotarians and their partners visited the central western town of Blayney recently as part of the Rotary Adopt-A-Town Project. The aim was threefold:


1. Spend money in small businesses within a country town

2. Make a connection with the local Rotary Club to identify future projects

3. Bring some cheer to local farmers and businesses and show that we care


What a successful visit we had! We stayed in hotels, we ate in restaurants and w...

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Pambula Rotary Off to Help Trundle

Posted by caringbahrotary@gmail.com on November 27, 2018 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Pambula Rotary members are ready to embark on a special life changing trip to Trundle – a small drought affected town near Dubbo.


This Thursday, November 22, Rotary members will be travelling to Trundle to meet with the locals, paint their child care centre, help run school activities, hand out gifts to children and establish what will be a long term connection with the town.

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