Bulletins

The club publishes a bulletin after most meetings. The last 12 are shown here in a list, but you can see older ones by month from the selector below that.

  • MEETING 1100: NEW VENUE
    We went from having Plenty of Time for moving some time in February to almost NO Time to get our things out of Heccies to the Campbelltown Memorial Oval (CMO) and be ready for our first meeting of the year on Tuesday. Maybe it made sense in a way that our milestone 1100thmeeting would be … Read more
  • MEETING 1099: PUNK’D!
    Our last meeting of the year….meeting 1099, and what a way to send off 2019 than with a little “SteamPunk” presented by Anne Ruwoldt. So what is “SteamPunk” I hear you ask….well Steampunk is a retrofuturistic subgenre of science fiction or science fantasy that incorporates technology and aesthetic designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery. … Read more
  • MEETING 1098: OUR PIONEERING HISTORY
    Bob Stace, from the Pioneers Association of SA was our Guest Speaker Tuesday morning. Anyone with at least one Ancestor who arrived in the colony prior to 28th December 1846 is eligible to join as a full member (associate and junior membership is also encouraged). As it turns out members, Simon Brewer and Mark Thompson … Read more
  • MEETING 1097: MARK’S JAPAN VISIT
    This week our speaker was club member Mark Thompson, who entertained us with his experiences on his recent trip to Japan. Peter and Emiko Mayer from RC Morialta), who were unofficial team leaders for Mark and Mari Thompson, Bob and Marylyn Cooper (Burnside) and Di Potter, former Rotarian. RC Morialta and the Japanese Club of … Read more
  • MEETING 1096: ALL ABOUT COTA
    We had another full house this week plus some extras in our Friend of Magill Sunrise Bernard Cole and our Honorary Member Jeff Neale. We were all in attendance to hear our guest speaker Carol Hillman from COTA, which stands for Council of the Aging which is described as an older people movement run by, … Read more
  • MEETING 1095: FROM BRAZIL TO OZ
    We had an interesting meeting on Tuesday where our guest speaker made it to the meeting with minutes to spare before her presentation. Our guest was Andrea Hughes who was a Group Study Exchange (GSE) member from Brazil, back in the turn of the century. Andreas presentation was on her journey from then where she … Read more
  • MEETING 1094: MELBOURNE CUP
    We had another full house Tuesday morning, despite the fear of having to don Gary Lockwood’s silks and giddy up on those imaginary horses around the clubroom again. Rather than running around like Village Idiots we did enjoy alternative entertainment with the Melbourne Cup Quiz emceed by Sergeant Simon. 1094 Bulletin
  • MEETING 1092: THE FUNERAL BUSINESS
    We had a rather good turnout to this week’s meeting considering it was the day after a public holiday so well done to all who attended though I am sure David Lloyd our speaker will tell you that they all turned up to hear him speak. David was there to give a presentation on “All … Read more
  • MEETING 1091: CLUB DISCUSSION
    Lots of President notices this week, of great importance. After several failed markets we decided to hold our first market at the Campbelltown Memorial Oval with a huge 2 day Christmas extravaganza on 7th & 8th of December (pending approvals). 1091 Bulletin
  • MEETING 1090: AUSTRALIAN FRIENDS OF PALESTINE
    It was a bumper turnout this morning. First up was our NYSF student Aoibh (pronounced Eve) who spoke to us quickly of her road to the NYSF camp in Canberra in January. Next up were our guest speakers Dr Francis Nathan (Ophthalmologist) and spouse Merlin Nathan (Occupational Therapist). They are members of the Australian Friends … Read more
  • MEETING 1089: REEL EVENT 2020 PLANNING
    This week we had a low-key meeting where we held a Club Assembly to discuss the Reel Event for 2020. Kirsty Stark has been the driver behind short film selection and IT, but work pressures means she can no longer remain in the Club and give her full attention to the task. So, the rest … Read more
  • MEETING 1088: DG TIM KLAR
    This week we welcomed District Governor Tim Klar along with his wife Bronwyn. Tim gave us an excellent chat about where he sees Rotary going, particularly with the new district 9510 coming next year. Bronwyn also gave us a great update on ShelterBox, which is a superb Rotary program providing shelter and other necessities after … Read more