Welcome to the Rotary Club of West Wollongong; a proud member of the international network of more than 35,000 Rotary Clubs in over 200 countries. Our club is a caring and fun-loving group who have come together through our common commitment to service above self. We are located in the beautiful Illawarra region of NSW and reflect its diverse population in our members who come from a variety of backgrounds and professions.

On this website you can find a link to our bulletin that has information about our upcoming activities and our contact details. We invite visiting Rotarians, potential new members and those just wanting to find out more about us to get in touch. You are welcome to join us at our weekly meetings on Wednesday evenings. Please contact us by 9am of the day so we can make sure there is a place for you at our table.

This year, 2019-2020, Rotary International President Mark Maloney has chosen the theme “Rotary Connects the World. Rotary clubs around the world work to provide local community service and achieve world understanding and peace through international humanitarian, educational and cultural exchange programs..

Rose Pope

President – 2020-2021

ยป Club Details

Rotary Club of West Wollongong meets every Wednesday for Dinner at the Centro .
Arrive 6.00 pm  Start 6.15 pm
End 8.00 pm

28 Stewart St
WOLLONGONG NSW 2500 Australia


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 Email: westwollongongrotary@gmail.com

Our District  9675

Rotary Australia 

Rotary International

July 2020
Have you ever considered becoming a Rotarian?  Rotary activities and community service projects make a difference locally and worldwide. Through Rotary you can develop a social network with a great international service organisation. Please contact us or listen to this message if you want to learn more.

Latest Club News

We meet in Wollongong Wednesday evenings.  You are very welcome to join us. 

We still enjoy our meetings every week

Buy this book, a diverse collection of favourite recipes of  our members here

Support independent publishing: Buy this book on Lulu. .

Club Service Activities

Baby Capsule Hire .
Wollongong Baby Capsule Fitting Service will be ceasing operation as at the 28th September 2019. This is after 27 years of service resulting in almost $200,000 being donated to local charities, particularly the Wollongong Hospital neo-natal clinic and birthing unit. ;
We have a number of capsules in very good condition available for purchase at a greatly discounted price, contact us for more information. Thank you Illawarra for your support during these many years. For information Email
 Local Activities:

Charles Hotel Raffle - Thurs. evenings
Drought relief
Para Meadows Project room
Cringila PS Living Classroom
Warrawong PS Garden

International Projects
End Polio Now,
Helping in Samoa and the Cook Islands

 Each Year we hold

Citizenship Ceremony - welcoming new Australian citizens

Peace Oration

Mad Hat Day  for Mental Health Awareness

Service and Support at Local Events 
Wollongong Australia Day
Imagination Library
Wings over Illawarra

More Service Projects

The Rotary motto is Service Above Self conveying the humanitarian spirit of the organization. Our club supports:

The Rotary Foundation aims to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill and peace - more information

Polio Eradication - more information

The Australian Rotary Health Research Program - more information

Rotary Youth Exchange story please see here

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much

Rotary Fellowship

Rotary International has more than 1.2 million members. Strong fellowship among Rotarians within the club and among members worldwide is both fun and fulfilling as we engage in meaningful community and international projects. The club has many service and fundraising activities, listed above; and we also have a number of social activities to foster fellowship among members.  These include, live theatre shows, restaurant nights, car rallies, and lots more