2011 Bulletins : July to December

The Rotary Club of Adelaide West is proud of our fortnightly Club Bulletin, crafted by Editor John Madigan OAM and Tania Macdonald from Inspire Be Communications and Design, plus a host of contributors.

You can explore • Upcoming Speakers • Past Speakers • Club Project updates • Rotary District and International Programme updates • Quirky things around Rotary generally • a Tonne of fanastic photos ... plus so much more.

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Issue 24 - 9th to 15th December 2011

  • 2012 / 2013 Club Executive Announced
  • Guest Speaker review : 24 Nov
    John Downing : Rotary Programmes - New Generations
  • Guest Speaker review : 24 Nov
    Lara Winsor : Public Schools Club wine cellar
  • Christmas Dinner - Fri 9 Dec 2011
  • 2013 Bendigo Conference Update
    Super Early Bird Bookings closing 16 December 2011
  • Shelterbox - Adelaide West continues support
  • Grote Business Precinct - 2011 Christmas Party invitation
  • Club Charity Christmas Movie Days for children with disabilities / illness

Issue 23 - 24th November to 2nd December 2011

  • Stonyfell Winery fundraiser concert - 14 November
    Pyjamas for Nursing Home residents project
  • Adelaide West wins #1 Club Award second year running!
  • Guest Speaker review : 10 Nov
    Roger Dennis : Rotary Water Project in Tanzania
  • Guest Speaker review : 17 Nov
    Jon Harmer : Obtaining Rotary Vocational Service Grants
  • District Governor Changeover Dinner - Marie Dorrington (DGE)
    1st July 2012 - Glenelg Golf Club

Issue 22 - 10th to 17th November 2011

  • Renmark 2011 Distirct Conference overview and
    launch of our 2013 Bendigo conference
  • Annual General Meeting - 24 November 2011
  • Baby Abigail Ann Madigan arrives 28 Nov
  • Reminder to book with George Magee for
    13th November Pyjamas Project Fundraising Concert

Issue 21 - 23rd October to 3rd November 2011

  • Centacare Adelaide Homeless Food Collection Project
    Recognised with 2 awards - including a Premier's Award
  • 3 New Individual Members inducted to our Club
    welcome Henk De Weerd; David Sabine; John Barton
  • Guest Speaker review : 13 October 2011
    Denis White & team's recent trip back to the APY Lands
  • PJ's for Nursing Home Residents Project
    receives $1,000 donation from an inspired listener
    of 5EBI's Breakfast show hosted by David Sabine
  • Guest Speakers review : 20 October 2011
    - joint meet with Adelaide South Rotary Club
    both clubs shared overviews of successful projects
  • Glenelg's Palindrome Festival BBQ fundraiser

Issue 20 - 13th to 20th October 2011

  • Combined Service Week joint meeting 6th Oct with Adelaide Lions
  • Guest Speaker review : 6 Oct 2011
    Wing Commander Bill Griggs
    : Combined Services in Disaster Zones
  • Combined Service Week photo montage - 6 Oct
  • Guest Speaker review : 29 September 2011
    John O'Conner
    : Open Your Mind to Mental Health Awareness
  • Humanity in Motion - coffee table book Available NOW - $10
  • Sebastian Walker-Magee - member Australain Air League
  • Engagement Congratulations Bill Marles & Michelle Tink

Issue 19 - 29th September to 6th October 2011

  • Combined Service Week joint meeting 6th Oct with Adelaide Lions
  • Guest Speaker review : 15 September 2011
    Bill Marles
    : Grote ECO Sustainability Central update
  • Guest Speaker review : 15 September 2011
    District Governor Elect Marie Dorrington
    :
    views for her time as DG during 2012/13
  • Guest Speaker review : 22 September 2011
    Peter Maroudes : Olive Products - a family tradition
  • NEW Individual Adelaide West Members inducted by DGE Marie Dorrington
    Welcome Susy Yin & Bel Simons
  • Open your Mind - Mental Health Week 9 to 15 October 2011
  • Palindrome Festival - Sat 15 October - Adelaide West BBQ Fundraiser

Issue 18 - 15th to 22nd September 2011

  • Guest Speakers review : 25 August 2011
    Denis White & Ashleigh Lorraine
    : Trip to the APY Lands
  • Guest Speaker review : 1 September 2011
    Glen Hoppo
    : Positive Effect - Inspiring Customers
  • 5EBI Radiothon invitation to get involved
  • Pasifica invitation to an evening of FUN
  • Alan Smith asks us to - Bring Younger Members into Rotary

Issue 17 - 1st to 8th September 2011

  • Sudan Water Project - absolute excitement, we have water
  • 18th August - Meeting 2313 - Club Assembly
  • Guest Speaker review : 25 August 2011
    Dr Sally Tideman : Donate Life - Organ Donation Myths Busted
  • Rotary Adelaide West Club T-Shirts on the way
    Thanks to Edan Barnett and his supporter T-Shirt City
  • Pride of Australia Awards 2011
    Special People we know who have been nominated

Issue 16 - 18th to 25th August 2011

  • Adelaide West Club new and changing faces
  • Guest Speaker review : 4 August 2011
    Susan Clift : Rotary D9500 RYLA International Seminar Representative
  • Guest Speaker review : 11 August 2011
    Yuya Sukano : Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar - Fukushima Japan
  • August 2011 Rotary International Magazine - GREAT Article reproduced
    Topic : Welcome to Rotary!
  • Fundraising Event & 20th Birthday Celebration
    Genesis Pregnancy Support Inc. - Sunday Sept 11th
  • Invitation to attend Cora Barclay Centre
    First Voice
    - Thurs 25th August

Issue 15 - 4th to 11th August 2011

  • Adelaide West Club sponsors SALA on Hutt for 2011
  • Adelaide West Club special thanks to
    Bragg's Restaurant - Public Schools Club
  • Guest Speakers review : 21 July 2011
    Susy Yin & Bel Simons : Say Thanks with PJs project overview
  • Guest Speaker review : 28 July 2011
    District Governor Eric Russell
    His vision for his year as DG of our Rotary District 9500
  • NEW Club Project announced
    SOUL DEAL
    Save by buying great deals online and also support Adelaide West Club
  • A Thank You letter to David Griggs from
    Alexandra Coutinho - Rotary Youth Leadership Award
  • Rotary 5EBI Corporate Member - Henk De Weerd
    Invites you to his SALA Photographic Exhibition - Kerala, God's Own Country
    Sun 7th to Sun 14th August @ 5EBI - 10 Byron Place, Adelaide
  • Club Fundraiser - Sat 10 September - A Tribute to the Greats
    featuring Antonio Villano & Kate Lara

Issue 14 - 21st to 28th July 2011

  • Say Thanks with PJs
    New Club Project to help the Elderly in Nursing Homes
  • Guest Speaker review : 7 July 2011
    Dean Dempsey : Former Chief of Protocol
    SA Department of Premier & Cabinet
  • Special Visitor Welcomed
    Libby Ellis OAM - Public Schools Club Board
  • Guest Speaker review : 14 July 2011
    Greg Clarke : Director - Adelaide Fringe Festival
  • Inspiring Article from Rotary International President
    Kalyan Banerjee

Issue 13 - 7th to 14th July 2011

  • Changeover Dinner - President Randolph Alwis
    handed the 'keys to the Club'
  • Photo Gallery and Report : Changeover Dinner
  • Guest Speaker review : 23 June 2011
    Janice Argeant : SALA Exhibition 2011 Art Coordinator
    Hutt Street Precinct Association
  • Special Notice : Visit by District Governor Eric Russell 28 July
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