Thanks very much to Wyn and Roberta, Ian and Edith, Deanne Buckley, Owen Price, Theresa, Cath Blakey, Stuart Morton, Bailey Morton, Betty, Ryan Earthy, Di North, Yusuf, Naomi Arrowsmith, Ron Watt, Russell Beeneke, Linda Jenkins for showing up and doing the business! We collected 15 bags of rubbish from MM beach, Darcy Road, PK terminal area, Christy drive. Great coffee at Seascape afterwards
Race Day 2018 was yet again an outstanding success raising over $13,000 for our local charities : INTERCHANGE ILLAWARRA, PHILIPPINES AID PROJECT, IRT FOUNDATION’S SOCIAL IMPACT PROGRAM and ROTARY NEW GENERATION. The raffle for the key to the Wine Bar ( stocked with wine,) was again the big drawcard and in fact $4000 was made just on the indoor raffles and events. Looking forwards to our next RACE DAY in 2019 COSTS 2018 Tickets are $110 pp and…
Newsletters starting from July 2018, will be issued bi-monthly on the Monday following the 1st Breakfast Meeting of the Month and the 3rd Breakfast Meeting of the Month. This is a consequence of moving to only 3 Breakfast Meetings a month, the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Friday of the month. Click on the latest newsletter 2018 Sep #1.pub August #1 4th August July #2.pub July #1
Carol shared her passion for playing “Duplicate Bridge” at The Bridge Association Club of Wollongong which is among the very few clubs these days, that are actually growing their memberships. There are other local clubs at Thirroul and Kiama.
The Bridge Association is also are making inroads into introducing Bridge into high schools, a nomination has also been prepared for it to be included in the Olympic program.
Apologies Chris & Bill, Peter, John, Bernie, Norm, Ian W, Mark, Elaine DeV, Stephen Birthdays Edith acknowledged birthdays of Marion Pearman & Ian McMaugh. Matters Arising Flowers were not sent to Marion, since she was in IC but a card has been sent by Elaine. Peter H announced that our next Guest Speaker will be Horrie Howard. Renee Burton (UOW) will also be present at next meeting: re scholarships. Reminder about the “Murder Mystery Night”…
This has been the week of changeovers in that I have now attended Corrimal’s, on the 13th June, Illawarra Sunrise’s on 24 June and last Saturday the District Changeover so that I have had sufficient changeovers for the year. All changeovers were pleasant and friendly and all were run to time or close to it. Corrimal’s new President is Kay Mireylees and our new District Governor is Sue Haywood.