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 1106: BEHIND THE FIRE FRONT
    Our primary speaker was Robin Holmes, by day a Chartered Accountant but by night and on the weekends for the last 43 years he has kept busy as a volunteer CFS firefighter with the Burnside team. He eloquently told us more about the Cudlee Creek and Kangaroo Island bushfires. Suffice to say by the time … Read more
  • MEETING 1105: HEALTHY WITH EHA
    Tuesday morning we had a visit from Eastern Health….now before you ask what were we busted for it was only to give us a chat about food safety and how we can be more safety conscious at our Market and other events. Alysha and Tina took over the head table and imparted their knowledge and … Read more
  • MEETING 1104: MOULIN ROUGE
    In Lieu of the Campbelltown Memorial Oval, which was in use for the Women's T20 Cricket World Cup training, we gathered for an informal breakfast meeting at the Red Mill, 25 Hectorville Road, Hectorville. Breakfast at the Red Mill usually kicks off at 7:30 AM, but they made an exception for the Rotary Club of … Read more
  • MEETING 1103: ALL ABOUT VINNIES
    You may recall that we donated $1500 towards Vinnies Bushfire Appeal. In response Jayne Short from St Vincent de Paul paid visit us on Tuesday to tell us a little more on what they do. Jayne says that most of Vinnies Fund Raising is via the Vinnies Shops, so keep donating and keep buying. Truly … Read more
  • MEETING 1102: ROTARY FOUNDATION
    Our Guest speaker this week was Mark Anderson from The Rotary Foundation in Parramatta. He was in town for a few days and was talking to a few clubs on…you guessed it…The Rotary Foundation. Now if you have ever been on a Rotary Board you would have had the Foundation rant from DG’s of yesteryear … Read more
  • MEETING 1101: DAILY MOVES
    Bulletin Editor Mark Thompson subbed in for President Greg at our last meeting, when Mark had the pleasure of introducing our Guest Speaker Allysa Hill, who told us about a new program for aging Aussies, entitled ‘Daily Moves’. This program is part of ‘Move it Aus – Better Aging’ The objective of the program is … Read more
  • 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