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...

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Thursday December 8th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
A special presentation at our club meeting on 7th December by Assistant Governor Pat Solibakke - recognition that the Rotary Club of Ivanhoe is one the clubs worldwide which has 100% of members contributing US$100 to The Rotary Foundation under the “Every Rotarian Every Year” program.Through grants to local and international projects of Rotary Clubs in Australia and across the world, The Rotary Foundation helps Rotary members make a difference in advancing world understanding, goodwill, and peace by improving health, providing quality education, improving the environment, and alleviating poverty. ... See MoreSee Less
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Saturday November 26th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
A helping hand on the BBQ today to support the Alphington Community Centre on its Christmas Makers Market Day! ... See MoreSee Less
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Wednesday October 26th

Rotary Club of Ivanhoe
Despite our changing world, the Rotary Club of Ivanhoe continues to meet regularly at our usual meeting rooms, and we have also continued to maintain a Zoom component in our meetings for those members unable to attend in person on the day.This week, however, in a break from our usual arrangements, we held our breakfast meeting in the Ivanhoe Muse Cafe in Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, as part of the club’s program of mixing more with our local community.A great social morning, at a very good local cafe, and many thanks to the Muse staff. ... See MoreSee Less
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