Our Programs

ROTARY PROGRAMS

Rotary is a service organisation of business and professional leaders (male and female) united worldwide who conduct humanitarian projects, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, work toward world understanding and peace 
– and encourage fun and fellowship in local communities around the world!

 

Flagstaff Hill Club supports Rotary National and International initiatives ....

The Rotary Foundation  The funding arm of Rotary International, doing good in the world including working on eliminating Polio.

Australian Rotary Health  An Australian fund that supports healthier minds, bodies, and communities through research, awareness and education. Currently the main focus is on Mental Illness.

 Shelterbox and Disaster Aid Australia   Delivering immediate aid after natural disasters such as cyclones and floods, and providing clean filtered water for the longer term.

Rotahomes, Koroipita Village Fiji   Rotary has built cyclone-proof homes in this village for 1,100 needy people.  Our members have contributed much personal work on site in construction and establishing a Kindergarten.  Joe and Rita Meuris have made outstanding contributions resulting in their 2015 Order of Australia Medals.

Interplast  Plastic Surgery teams from Australia and New Zealand perform life changing surgery on children and adults in Asian and Pacific countries while training local doctors and nurses.

School of St Jude, Tanzania and Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital, Ethiopia

Recent activities with our local young people have ....

Encouraged - by providing....

Aberfoyle Park High School Dux Award and Mathematics Award, Service Above Self awards to local Primary Schools and High Schools, an Apprentice Award at the Peer Veet Technical College.

Sponsored - individuals to attend....

Summer Science Experience, National Youth Science Forum, Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment, Rotary Youth Leadership courses

Supported financially .....

Flinders Rotaract, Youth Opportunities, Operation Flinders.

Joined with by....

Conducting Art Competition in Flagstaff Hill School, Providing a BBQ at skate park events on Manning Road, Critiquing Aberfoyle Park High School hospitality students work

A new initiative

Anzac Walk.  The Club is establishing a commemorative walk between the Pedestrian Crossing at Flagstaff Hill Primary School and Ridgway Drive.  It depicts mainly WWI themes to include in an overall development.

Recent activities in the local community have included ....

Our Art Exhibition – just completed its 26th year.  Flagstaff Rotary Walk - adjacent to Happy Valley Drive Our club conceived this facility, and now checks it regularly and cleans up any litter. Black Road Monthly clean up for Black Road between South Road and Botanic Avenue. Flagstaff Community Centre Award To an individual who has contributed significantly to the Centre. Christmas hampers, Peace Forum, and Outback environmental adventure tour.

We have helped out at ....

Calperum Members have spent time on environmental projects at this Riverland conservation project. All British Day at Echunga, and City of Onkaparinga events

and Supported ....

Riding for the Disabled, Guide Dogs SA & NT, Medic Alert, Flagstaff Hill Venturers

A Rotary club offers great opportunities for new friendships and personal development. 

For more information please contact  flagstaffhill@rotaryclub.org.au