Club News

Latest news from our club activities and projects.

Wed 8 Dec 2021

Our very own Rotarian and Club Treasurer Judith Mottram talked about her challenging and productive ‘other life’ as an active member of the Handweavers and Spinners Guild of Victoria. This ‘other life’ had it origins in 2015 when Judith went on a ‘craft cruise’ with...

Wed 1 Dec 2021

We were joined by Genevieve Speechley, manager of the Livingstone Community Centre in Livingstone St Ivanhoe (opposite Coles). Genevieve has been in the manager role for 2 years, having commenced just as Covid hit. Started by the Baptist Church 22 years ago, the...

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...

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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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