Rotary Club of Wahroonga

Chartered on the 25th November 1975

 
Club News
President Sue was delighted to induct a new member-- Ross Catterall-- this week to the Club, Ross was welcomed by the members to the Club. Congratulations Ross we look for ward to your contribution to the activities of the Wahroonga Rotary Club
 
Richard Jackson announced to our Club Meeting on the 4th October a wonderful donation for our work in Nepal--$40,000. A private donation from Ross Emslie- who searched the Internet for a worthy cause and the peoples plight post the traumatic earthquake and Rotary's efforts there to assist the mountain schools were the recipients of his generous donation--Thank you on behalf of the Nepalese people Ross.
 
Thanks to Steve McGregor for the graphic below
 
 
 
The Club is fortunate indeed to have another delightful Community leader join our vibrant Club--this time Jo-Ann Moffat--a Principal of SOS Storage and Removalist Pty Ltd in Thornleigh
 
President Sue and Club members welcomed Jo-Ann and her husband Bryan.
 
The Club has been fortunate to recruit and induct two new members over the last few weeks and there are several to come--watch this space!
 
President Sue with Lyn Varvel below and Lucy Dahill (and Brendan)-- welcome and congratulations to both ladies
This week we had a wonderful meeting --made especially so by the large number of visitors and prospective new members who attended.
 
The Hon Paul Fletcher- Member for Bradfield- was our guest speaker and Jenetta Russell conducted a searching interview with Paul with some great questions to follow--good work Jenetta --great research!
 
We were honored by Paul accepting an Honorary Membership of the Club.
 
 
 
A bright and cheerful meeting held at the St Lucys Special School Wahroonga this week and we heard from the Principal David Raphael and Deputy Principal Susan Jones about the challengers and support programmes focused on the Children and families of the students.
 
Thanks to the staff who prepared a lovely breakfast for us.
 
 
Club Members will be up early on the 25th August to raise funds for Cancer research and participate in the signature Daffodil Day selling at the Wahroonga Station--join us by signing up as a volunteer below--in particular we would love to see our past Rotarians friends rugged up and ready to go at 7.00am.
 
 
Last week we had the pleasure of hosting the CEO of the PCYC in NSW Dominic Teakle and DG Peter Ward together with Honorary Member Alister Henskens.
 
Apart from hearing an enthusiastic address about the PCYC strategic Direction from Dominic a new collaborative memorandum of understanding was signed between District 9685 and the PCYC to further each groups objectives in the Community. A great occasion and will lead to continuing the 80 year relationship between the PCYC and Rotary.
 
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The major Beneficiary Recipients and the Novus Board members gathered at the Club meeting this week and were presented with their cheques by Chaiman Phil McCarroll resulting from the Club's Novus Foundation Gala Event in 2017
 
KYDS/Streetworks and Open Heart international were the major beneficieries
 
 
Club Information

Australia's First Breakfast Club

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 7:15 AM
Warrawee Bowling Club
1479 Pacific Highway
(Mail: PO Box 13 Wahroonga NSW 2076)
Warrawee, NSW  2074
Australia
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Anniversaries
Join Date:
  • Len Stanley
    October 3, 2001
    16 years
  • John Julius
    October 7, 1987
    30 years
  • Alfreda White
    October 8, 2014
    3 years
  • Peter Edwards
    October 19, 1994
    23 years
  • Carol Johnson
    October 20, 2010
    7 years
  • Neil McWhannell
    October 22, 2002
    15 years
 
 
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Meeting Speakers
Brett Judd CEO
Oct 25, 2017
World Skills
World Skills
Lynette Silver
Nov 01, 2017
Armistice Day
Anne Johnstone
Nov 15, 2017
Principal of Ravenswood Girls School--Positive Education
 
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