2011-2012 Weekly News

DG Bruce Richardson

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June 24th 2012
Includes:  New procedure making a contribution to Aust. Rotary Foundation by Credit Card.
Large attendance of 168 at District Changeover Function.
Reminder of offer by CPA to assist clubs with auditing

   June 17th 2012
:  Kevin Roberts of RC Magill- Sunrise awarded SA Volunteer of the Year Award
Additional mobile Library services for Christchurch in NZ
Marion Business Networking Breakfast 26th June at Club Marion
Shelterbox Dinner July 28th by RC Kent Town
ROMAC position vacant
Mobile Rotary Billboard available for use - check photos 

   June 10th 2012
Includes:  ShelterBox Aust. has now joined the United Nations
Humanitarian Response Depot (UNHRD) which warehouses disaster relief goods across 5 continents
Only 3 weeks to go to make a contribution to Aust Rotary Foundation Trust.
Details on Future Vision which commences 2013-14
Rotary Success Conference in Canberra 21-22 July for all future leaders
of Rotary.   Go to Rotary Down Under web site or for online Conference registration Click here 

  June 3rd 2012
Includes:  Use RDU Online facility to update member subscription data
Reminder for Clubs to make their annual donation to Rotary Foundation

  May 27th 2012
Includes:  DGE Roy has a Toshiba copier available for the taking
Invite for Year 9 & 10 students to apply for Science Experience
RI Exchange rate - make your TRF contributions now before rate drops further
Newsletter of Int. Fellowship of Cricketing Rotarians
Service Club Week 21st to 26th October.  Contact PDG Graeme Dodsworth.  

  May 20th 2012
Includes:  Shelter Box Australia details
"The Reel Event" by RC Magill-Sunrise
Business Breakfast 5th June by RC Unley
Latest info on The Rotary Foundation and
  invitation to Paul Harris Society Dinner 9th June
   Yellow Brick Road Roster - for Clubs to be involved (open separately)
   Newsletter of Int. Fellowship of Motorcycling Rotarians
           (open separately)

   May 13th 2012
Includes:  Last chance to register for District Assembly at Unity College
   Registration Form attached
Matthew Carey available as a Guest Speaker

May 6th 2012
Includes:  Offer by CPA to assist clubs with auditing
Visit RAWCS web site to get involved with World Community Service
Action required by clubs for Annual giving to Rotary Foundation
District Changeover invitation for June 24th at Glenelg Golf Club
District Assembly 20th May at Unity College, M/Bridge. 
     Programme and registration form attached
Message from World President, Kalyan Banajee on Rotary membership
Material on Muscular Degeneration for distribution to all clubs
Lost and Found items at Mildura District Conference

   April 29th 2012
Includes: Mildura  Rotary Conference winds up - well done RC Berri
Clubs need to organise PHF Awards NOW.
2012 District Assembly May 20th at Unity College..reminder registration deadline 4th May.
It's official.. DGN for 2014-2015 is Jerry Casburn
Safe travelling to all travelling to the Bangkok World Conference 

   April 22nd 2012
Includes:  Every club asked to carry out the Rotary Triennual Membership Survey
Rotary Showcase..RI's newest online tool to broadcast information
Rotary Success Conference in Canberra 20-22 July
FINAL CALL- You can still register for the Conference at Mildura
Australian TV Commercial commencing this Sunday, 22 April on
  Channel 9. 

   April 15th 2012
Includes: SA Police Officer of the Year presentation details
Yellow Brick Road details and roster at Royal Adelaide Show
Mildura District Conference programme and update
2012 District Assembly May 20th at Unity College -
   -  programme and registration form.  Register deadline 4th May

   April 8th 2012
Includes:  Insurance matters, contact Dean Fleming while Oleh Bilyk is absent
RC Campbelltown Art Show 12 - 20 May
Shelter Box partnership with RI
Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal 14 - 27 May
Equipment available for Rotarians at RAWCS Depot
17 days to District Conference at Mildura

   March 25th 2012
Includes:  List of Assistant Governors 2012-13
Photographic Exhibition RC Stirling
Dist Conference - last call!
List of Assets held by clubs to be given to Oleh Bilyk for Insurance purposes
RC Burnside - change of meeting 28th March
UNISA - Salvation Army - important information to share with your club
Notifying of new members to District Secretary

   March 18th 2012
Includes:  RC Broken Hill South 40th Anniversary Dinner 21st April
RC Flagstaff Hill Art Exhibition 14th to 21st April
District Conference at Mildura only 39 days away.  Still time to register.

   March 11th 2012
Includes:  Conference accommodation available.
Romac Quiz night 14th April Hallett Cove
RAGs (Rotary Action Groups)
Matching Grant available from Brazil
2014-15 DG Nominations due 19th March

   March 4th 2012
Includes:  Changemaker Awards as introduced by World President Kalyan
Presidential Citations - Club recognition application
District Conference Accomodation and registration news
Youth Exchange report from Renmark
PETS training details and dates
Footy Tipping Competition

   February 26th 2012
Includes:  Hat Day Friday 18th May for Mental Health Research
Duty of Care for Rotarians when running a project
Early bird registration fee for District Conference closes 29th February
Voyage down the Murray

   February 19th 2012
Includes:  R-YPEN applications now due for 20-22 April training
Celebrate Rotary's success.   21 - 22 July Conference in Canberra
'Humanity In Motion' books still available

   February 12th 2012
Includes:  End Polio now - Melbourne Federation Square illuminated.
Reminder District Conference Early Bird reg.fees close end of month.
District Training Program dates
St. Peter gigantic Jumble Sale Sat 3rd March
Flyer to advise of District Conference Soapbox forum.

   February 5th 2012
Includes:  District Awards - get nominations in.
RYDA name change
Rotary Foundation film night 26th February
Public Image - What is your club dong to celebrate 107 years of Rotary on 23rd February?

  January 29th 2012
Includes:  Flinders University Mentoring
Details of 2012-13 Club Officer details required from President Elects
Contact details for AG Kim Harvey - please use mobile 0435 014 413
Science Experience Committee requiring addtional members
RAWCS Promotional Officer still required

  January 22nd 2012
Includes:  Polio Fundraising Goal achieved ahead of schedule
Club Conference showcase application form
Rotary Leadership Institute - Mildura Brochure and application form
Rotary Leadership Institute - Prospect Brochure and application form
RC Kent Town 10th birthday invitation
Mildura Longest Lunch
Rotary Foundation Movie - "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel", Piccadilly Cinema, 26th February -
  click following link to review movie trailer on 'youtube'

2012-13 RI Theme "Peace Through Service"  

  January 15th 2012
Includes:  Youth Exchange Programme
Disaster Aid Australia (DAA)
RYLA 2012
RAWCS Promotional Officer required
GSE Team 2013
District Training Dates 2012
President Elect training dates
District Assembly 20 May

  January 8th 2012
Includes:  New District Secretary
Rotary Day February 23rd
District Conference April 2012
Important Dates - Training AGs, PETS & District Assembly
Victor Harbour Art Show
Winds of Change - DVD available
Philippines Disaster

   December 15th 2011
Includes:  Fraud scam re World President, Kalyan Banerjee
Mildura District Conference reg. form and details
RI rebranding survey
Recreational Vehicles Fellowship
International Fellowship of Motor Cycling Newsletter

   December 4th 2011
Includes:  DVD "Winds of Change"
Presentations to Club meetings by Property Valuers
2012 District Conference - Reg form now available

   November 26th 2011
Includes:  RC Morialta Community Workshop sale 3rd December
Breakfast in the Park, Thorndon Park
"A Visual Journey" Photographic Book
District Conference details

   November 13th 2011
Includes:  Roger Lush Guest Speaker (Repatriation Hospital)
Rotary Club Yankallila Shannons Cruise 20th November
Rotary Club Strathalbyn Duck Race results 

   November 5th 2011 
Part A
Hat Day for Mental Health Research
Rotary Club Victor Harbor Art Show - Opening January 13th
Rotary Club Marion Business Breakfast
Polio Eradication Publicity

   Part B
Includes:  Expression of Interest to host GSE Team from D1440 Denmark
GSE Presentation of return Team from D1440 Denmark Monday 5th December

   World Rotary Conference - Bangkok 2012
Includes full registration and pre tour details

   October 30th 2011
Includes:  Aust. Women Chamber of Commerce & Industry Survey
Aust. Govt pledges $50m Polio eradication
Matching Grant Flyer 2011-12 & Promoting Aboriginal Project
RC Hyde Park Business Breakfast 15th November.

   October 23rd 2011
Includes:  Four Students still require Club sponsorship to River Forum
2-for-1 recognition for online Polio contribution of $100 or more
Council on Legislation - Club response to PDG Dick Cuttle
Rotary Golf Day 24th November RC Mitcham

   October 16th 2011
Includes:  Seven Students require Club sponsorship to River Forum
Invite to Magill/Sunrise Club 750th meeting 25th November
Expression of Interest from Clubs to host GSE Team from Denmark April/May 2012 

   October 1st 2011
Includes:  Health of River Forum details and nomination forms due NOW
D9520 Grants Workshop Sunday 9th October
Business Breakfast by RC Marion
Golf Fun Day by RC Morialta Thursday 10th November
Can your Club identify any of these deposits to Rotary Foundation? 

   September 24th 2011
Includes:  Change of contact details for Oleh Bilyk
District Footy Tipping results
Christmas Puddings, Whisky Cakes & Shortbread details and Order Form
Council on Legislation - Second reminder
Rotary Club of Glenelg Art Exhibition 1st to 4th October

   September 18th 2011
Includes: Reminder to register for Rotary Health of the River Forum by 30th Sept.
Submit proposals to Council of Legislation NOW to PDG Dick Cuttle
RI Bangkok World Conference details and tour options

   September 11th 2011
Includes: Urgent response required for register for Rotary Health of the River Forum
Passing of Rtn Theo Ruckett
Desperate need for Stationery Supplies for DIK
Humanity in Motion books available
Cadre quarterly newsletter on Dist. Web site click to view

   September 7th 2011
Includes:  Urgent response required to attend RAWCS Dinner Saturday 10th Sept
RAWCS info and display afternoon Saturday 10th Sept

   September 3rd 2011
Includes:  District Simplified Grants
Foundation Grants Workshop 9th October
RDU Readers Survey
District Web Training at Murray Bridge
RAWCS Annual Awards
Victim Support Service
RI Associate Member Pilot Program Update

   August 28th 2011
Includes:  Humanity in Motion
RAWCS event Sept 10th
District Dues info from District Treasurer
RC Burnside - Change of venue 14th Sept to Burnside Council Ballroom
Invite to undertake an Indigenous Project

   August 21st 2011
Includes:  Calperum Working Parties
Murraylands Music Festival Poster
Volunteers needed for Prostate Cancer Foundation
Rywell - Financial Assistance required
Testing Road Sign Recognition in Older Aust Drivers
"Time to Remember" Campaign
Book Sales - proceeds to Rotary Foundation
Fundraising Dinner Geraldine Cox's Children Villages in Cambodia
Rotary Puddings & Cakes Promo Poster

   August 15th 2011
Includes: Letter to PM Gillard re Polio
Governor's International Student Awards - applications close 31 August
Rotary Foundation contributions - do it now!
Murray Bridge Youth Event "stepUP"
NYSF updated Nomination List

    August 11th 2011  (Urgent action by Management Team required)
Please consider joining the Mayor of Holdfast Bay to meet Robert Pennicott arrive this Saturday with the Yellow Boat Road project raising funds for Polio Plus.   Click the link above for details. 

August 10th 2011
Includes:  RC Campbelltown Meeting date changes
Nat.Youth Science Forum Nominees
Closing date extended for NZST Exchange
Update on Yellow Boat Road
Adventure in Citizenship
Solar Powered House Numbers
"Cleanskin" Rotaract fundraiser
Club Treasurers to check number of club members
RAWCS event on 10th September
Exp of Interest to take up Magnifying Microscope Project

    August 3rd 2011
Includes:  Latest ETA Yellow Boat Road at SA Ports

   July 31st 2011
Includes:  Health of the River Forum (Web Page inc. Brochure)
Club Websites - Can You Be Found?
Walk a Mile In By Boots

   July 24th 2011
Includes:  District Finance, Dues and Levies
Voice of Rotary
Vocational Service
Disaster Aid Newsletter
Student Ambassadors

   July 17th 2011
Includes: Yellow Boat Road request
Tailem Bend Music Hall
Mentoring to University International Students & liaison with University

   July 11th 2011
Includes:  Urgent Vacancy  Chair of Promotions for RAWCS Central Division  

   July 10th 2011
Includes: 2013 Council on Legislation
Springtime Wonders 4 Wheel Drive Experience
Fifth Avenue of Service - New Generations
Alterations to District Directory

   July 3rd 2011
Includes:  Rotary Clothes line for RC St Peters Fashion Parade
Christmas in July RC Kent Town
Club Bulletins
Attendance Reports, Membership changes, Paul Harris Fellows
District Directory