Club News

Latest news from our club activities and projects.

Wed 24th Nov 2021 – AGM

Results of Annual General Meeting held on Wed 24th Nov 2021 (via ZOOM) Election of Office Bearers for 2021-22 President - Stewart Wait Pres-elect - vacant Secretary - Lisa Wait Treasurer – Judith Mottram Directors (3 positions) - Robert Stringer; Rebekah Trachsel;...

Wed 27 Oct 2021

We were joined by Sean Ingram, our Club’s first Rylarian 14 years ago. Sean described how he had just finished VCE in 2007 and had little idea what to expect from the RYLA live-in leadership development camp. A foster child from six months old, Sean told us how he was...

Wed 20 Oct 2021

We heard from Owen Butler, Fire Rescue Victoria’s Northern District Indigenous Liaison Officer. Warren, who described himself as an ‘urban aboriginal’, is a Wiradjuri (NSW) elder and a descendant from the ‘stolen generation’. The City of Banyule has 706 residents...

Wed 22 Sep 2021

In a combined meeting with the Rotary Club of Moreland we heard from Rosemary Freeman, District 9790 representative with Australian Rotary Health. Australian Rotary Health is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. Rosemary told us mental health issues are the...

Wed 15 Sep 2021

We learnt more about our newest Ivanhoe Rotarian David Davenport - the 'Man behind the badge'. David is a Melbournian, although raised in Canberra. His family also spent two years in PNG before returning to Melbourne in 2006. David told us how he began a career as an...

Wed 1 Sep 2021

We gave a warm welcome to Leonie Farrell, Youth Services Coordinator at Banyule City Council. Leonie filled us in on the Council's youth programs during Covid times. Emphasis is on engaging and empowering 12-25 year old young people with strong connections to Banyule....

Wed 25 Aug 2021

Ivanhoe Rotarian Ross Pinney reported on his trip to the Top End in May 2021. Ross is President of the Australian Red Cross Society and was visiting Red Cross offices, personnel and clients in the NT. Ross explained how Red Cross’ focus is on management of...

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Saturday November 27th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
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Saturday November 27th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
It was a fine weather morning today for the Alphington Community Market, with a good number of people attending for their Christmas shopping.Ivanhoe Rotary Club was on hand for the morning to manage the sausage sizzle for the Community Centre, and it turned into quite a lively few hours which kept everyone busy. Our workers for the event, Rebekah, Heidi, Robert, Aidan, David D and Kevin, had a busy morning dispensing sausages, corn cobs and drinks to the steady succession of customers.This was a good opportunity for the Ivanhoe Rotary Club to be able to give support to the Alphington community and the Community Centre, and to engage with many of the local people. ... See MoreSee Less
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