Meeting Minutes Friday Oct 20


Carol Jeffs, Bernadette, Elaine DeVries, Jusuf Khalfan, John Pearman, Edith & Ian Wilson.


Jamie & Lee Swan

Guest Speaker: Marc Swan, Venue Manager – WIN Sports & Entertainment Centre

Birthdays: Stephen Swan

Loyal Toast to Australia (& the rain) Michael Yabsley

On a sad note Elaine Hart mentioned that Janice Grey had lost her father in the early hours of Friday morning. We extend our condolences from the club to Janice & Rhys.

Sargent: Wyn Janssen

Raffle at the end of the meeting of $246 was won by one Stephen Swan.

After we congratulated SS, Ian Farghar sitting next to SS commented that he felt like an ugly duckling with a table of swans (boom boom!).

Dates for Mention:
Our next Raffle Selling Gig –

Sat 28 October @ Kembla Grange Races 10.45 -1.45pm

After our most successful start at the Lifeline Book Fair we have been graciously invited by Elaine & Peter DeVries to attend Kembla Grange Race Course.

All members of our crack raffle sales team are encouraged to attend.

RSVP: Rowan, Elaine or Bill.


Permaculture Day Thursday 26 October contact Rowan Huxtable if you are interested in attending.


5.30pm Thursday 26 October, Joint Rotary Clubs Imagination Library Project Meeting

at Master Builders. Isla has kindly agreed to continue representing our club at these meetings with Sue Clark & others.


8 November – Polio Plus Movie Night @ Gala Cinema

Pre release of the new Murder on the Orient Express.

$20 includes wine & nibbles, all welcome.


Sat 18 November Illawarra Sunrise Rotary Race @ Kembla Grange

Tickets from Elaine DeVries asap.

Dress code: Glamorous to very smart casual.

Activities include 100 club, wine frig, Sapphire Gin & Chivas Regal coin toss.

Also wonderful silent auction.

Next race day committee meeting Thu 26 October @ Elaine DeVries

Sat 9 December BBQ at new Bunnings ( enormous!) Elaine DeVries co-ordinating.
A heads up mention for next year.

May 2018 – Wings Over Illawarra (Tony McAdam) is going to be a huge tribute to QANTAS 747 City of Canberra, call sign VHOJA.

Both crews from the first 1989 flight & the last flight which brought the plane to Wollongong will be attending.

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