Club News

Latest news from our club activities and projects.

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...

Wed 18 Aug 2021

We were pleased to hear from fellow Rotarian and Club member Lisa Wait who is employed in the role of Knowledge Translation Manager at the Epilepsy Foundation. The Foundation was established in 1963 by a concerned group of parents. Its origins are with an epileptic...

Wed 11 Aug 2021

We welcomed via ZOOM Kate Warren from Ambulance Vic, who gave a very valuable and informative talk on Strokes - what they are, how to recognise them and what we can do to minimise the risk of stroke. 4 out of 5  strokes are caused by blood clots Since 2017, if you are...

Wed 4 August

A short-lived return to another combined face-to-face and ZOOM meeting (but not for long!) We welcomed our long-time friend Suzanne Crellin and her associate Craig from 3081 Angels. 3081 Angels is a volunteer run, not-for-profit organisation which collects quality,...

Wed 28 July 2021

We welcomed Julie Johnston, Manager of the North East Neighbourhood House Network. Julie was full of information on our local Neighbourhood Houses. Did you know the first neighbourhood house in Victoria was in Greensborough? There are approximately 400 neighbourhood...

Wed 21 July 2021

Another ZOOM only meeting as Melbourne enters its second week of the current Covid lockdown. Phil is stuck in NSW at his rural property - feeling the cold in his caravan and shed accommodation. Not quite the 50th birthday celebration he had in mind. Carl bunkered down...

Meeting Wednesday 14th July 2021

A good turn up of club members shared a light breakfast at the Uniting Church Community Centre in Ivanhoe, plus another two Rotarians participating remotely via ZOOM. See off-screen snip below. President Jeff gave us a taste of the year to come. Jeff reminded Board...

From our Facebook page

Thursday July 1st

Latrobe Golf Club
Thank you to the Rotary Club of Ivanhoe for hosting their annual changeover dinner. We were thrilled to share this with you and appreciate your continuous support. #Rotary #greatservice #community ... See MoreSee Less
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Wednesday June 30th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
Another year is over in the Rotary World. Thank you Phil Lacy for all you’ve done this past year. Thank you Jeff Percy for being invested as the new President 2021-2022.We look forward to regular moments of breaking out into Song. ... See MoreSee Less
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Monday June 28th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
A bright and sunny winter morning, and another playground dismantled for the Rotary Overseas Recycled Playgrounds program. Today, we had six members of the Ivanhoe Rotary Club working in partnership with City of Darebin and John Arena and his crew from Arena Gardens to dismantle a playground being replaced in Johnson Park, Northcote. This materials were taken for temporary storage prior to later despatch overseas, possibly to Nepal. It’s always good for us to work with John and his crew. ... See MoreSee Less
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