|Bulletin No. RCAP...706|
Our Club Website Address is http://www.clubrunner.ca/albertpark
|This Weeks Speaker|
|Last Weeks Speaker - Tracey Gaudry|
Tracey Gaudry "CEO Amy Gillett Foundation"
Last week we had the pleasure of Tracey Gaudry speak at our meeting. Tracey spoke to us regarding the importance of having the correct attitude between all road users, pedestrians, cyclists and motorists. Tracey also spoke about the ongoing training which is required to educate the general community about tollerance and sharing the road.Tracey was most interesting and informative and we would like to thank her for for time and presenting her speach.
|Melbourne Cup Day Invite|
This year is a BIG year for Melbourne as Tuesday 2nd November will see the 150th running of the Melbourne Cup!
Our Rotary Club traditionally does Cup Day and uses the opportunity to fund raise as well for a cause close to our hearts.
Your invitation is attached – we have only 24 tickets for non-members so get in quick. Friends are welcome as are members.
Click HERE for flyer with full detail.
|"Shine On " Awards|
The Rotary Club of Albert Park are requesting nomination.
The Shine On Awards are approaching and we would like to find a candidate.
Shine On Awards is an Australia-wide Rotary award that recognises outstanding service by persons with disabilities who disregard their disabilities in reaching their goals to serve others. Clubs may nominate persons who meet the criteria. All nominees receive recognition with a Certificate of Commendation.
Should you know of anyone who may be suitable for this award please forward details to Kerry Kornhauser firstname.lastname@example.org
|HEAT & Jon Faine Luncheon|
HEAT (Hospitality Employment & Training) & Jon Faine controversial ABC 774 media personality.
Last Wednesday 20 October a luncheon was held at the Republic Restaurant in St Kilda.
Many HEAT students were waiting on the tables, assisting in the kitchen, working in the bar and coffee areas. It was a great opportunity for them to put their skills to use and give them the confidence to apply for jobs in the hospitality world. Jon Faine spoke about what a wonderful work HEAT does and how it is such a valuable resource to the community
There were over 50 people attending the lunch, a full house so the students were able to experience "real life" restaurant environment
All funds raised were donated to the HEAT
|Community Safety Day Docklands|
Albert Park Rotarians run BBQ at Community Safety Day, Docklands Sunday 24th October 2010
Several members of the club contributed their efforts either at one of the set up meetings, arrangement and picking up supply of food or equipment or making themselves available to cook and serve the food, so our club could assist The City of Melbourne with the running of a BBQ for the Community Services Day ran at Docklands last Sunday. Lots attended this well organised event, which had displays of many of our emergency operations and machinery.
The Rotary Club of Albert Park proudly serving the community once again.
|Polio Day 2010|
World Polio Day
In honor of World Polio Day, The Rotary Foundation is happy to announce 2 for 1 recognition points for every online contribution of US100 or more made to Polio Plus during 18-24 October 2010 Central Standard Time.
Rotarians may go to
to make theri online contributio. Rotarians will need to have registered with Rotary's Member Access. Through Member Access, Rotarians are able to access online services and fewtures. Rotarians may register for Member Access at www.rotary.org/memberaccess.
Please note that contributions on
are in US dollars and will receive a US tax receipt. Donors will need to print the tax receipt at the time of donation. Also, online contributions cannot be made on behalf of another individual, club or district. It is expected to have a high volume of online traffic associated with this promotion. Please allow 4-6 weeks the for the promotional points to appear. Once the pormotional points have appeared in their accounts, donors can request their recongition materials.
|The Texan Connection|
The Texan Connection - District 9800 and District 5840
The Rotary Club of Albert Park has been paired with - The Rotary Club of Boerne Noon
Click the following and visit their websie. http://www.boernerotary.org/
Want to know more about this program, Click the following -http://www.rotarydistrict9800.org.au/community_partners_texan_connection
|Breakfast with Sam Lipski|
Join the Tullamarine Rotary Club for breakfast. Featuring Mr. Sam Lipski CEO of the Pratt Foundation. Read more
- 7:10 am on Thursday 28th October 2010
- Hilton Hotel, Melbourne Airport
(Park car 2nd level - take lift to 4th floor)
(Hilton Hotel Reception 4th floor)
Cost - $
includes dining and parking costs
R.S.V.P. 21st October
Leon Lewi 0419 354 313-
Or Fax 9331 - 5755
|Annual Rotary Foundation Breakfast|
The date for the Annual Rotary Foundation Breakfast in November has now been confirmed.
Wed 17th November
RACV Club 17th Floor,
501 Bourke Street Melbourne
7.15am for 7.30 sharp
$55.00 per head
Guest Speaker: Governor of Victoria,
Professor Devid de Krestser AC.
See details on following link:
Click HERE for Flyer
|District Conference - Adelaide|
Opening of the early bird registrations for the upcoming 79th Annual Rotary District 9800 Conference to be held in Adelaide.
Please click the link below to read this special announcement.
you can contact Brian Beaumont on 0419 308 410
email@example.com as he will be more than happy to assist you.
ROTARY INTERNATIONAL DISTRICT 9800
"CONFERENCE SUPPORTERS" FOR DISTRICT 9800 CONFERENCE
ADELAIDE – MARCH 31 TO APRIL 2 2011.
We are seeking the assistance of Rotary members, Rotary Clubs, Rotarians and non-Rotarians with businesses, who could contribute to the 2011 Conference with a supporters grant of $1000.00 to minimise the Conference costs.
Individual support would also be welcome.
Companies, Clubs and individuals will have their names printed on a pop-up banner in the House of Friendship, displayed on the overhead screens, as well as being listed in the Conference Directory as "Conference Supporters", also included in the Conference satchels and listed in the Networker/website.
This is an ideal way of supporting the Conference and keeping the registration costs to a minimum, given the very difficult task of finding suitable sponsors.
Please place this request in your Club bulletins and promote at Club meetings as soon as possible, and do not hesitate to contact me for further information.
PLEASE MAKE CHEQUES PAYABLE TO THE ROTARY CLUB OF TOORAK CONFERENCEACCOUNT, AND POST TO THE ADDRESS BELOW:-
AG Alan Freedman, Conference Chairman, Rotary Club of Toorak Inc., P.O. Box 397,
TOORAK. VIC. 3142.
"BOUND FOR FUN – BOUND FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA.
Romac proudly presents for one night only
Rosa the Russian Beautician
"A delightful and entertaining cabaret with songs, stories and audience participation all delivered with impeccable timing."
The District ROMAC committee have organised a fundraiser staring Marney McQueen for November 15th;
Marney has performed to sellout crowds in Australia, New York and the UK. She is currently rehearsing for a major part in the new musical, Hairspray, which opens in Melbourne next month. Tickets are limited and an early booking is the best way to ensure attendance at this exciting fundraiser. Click HERE to download flyer
|FR Bob Maguire's Golden Jubilee|
You are invited to honour Father Bob Maguire and his service to the community.
Tue Feb 15, 2011
Side by Side
Golden Jubilee Testimonial Dinner, Crown Palladium
Click HERE to download flyer
|Rotary Anzac Peace Tour April 2011|
Rotary Anzac Peace Tour: April 2011
Rotarians from D9800 and all over Australia are booking for our 2011 departure for the
otary ANZAC Peace Tour to Turkey, departing in April 2011.
The tour is now in its 6th year and we invite members and guests from your club to join us on either the 13-day or 24-day itinerary that includes return airfares from Australia, accommodation, sightseeing and wonderful hospitality from Istanbul Rotarians (please ask for copy of our full intinerary).
As well as the ANZAC Day Dawn Service and Lone Pine ceremonies, there are many other wonderful highlights and memories to bring home from this tour.
2006 tour participant Alan Seale remarked, "The sights of Istanbul, the moving Dawn Service at Anzac Cove and the hospitality of fellow Rotarians, both Turkish and Australian, combine to make this an extraordinary travel experience."
We'd really appreciate you promoting this tour to your Rotary Club Members... thank you! We have an A4 size pdf flyer which you may also like to attach to your next club bulletin or circulate at your next meeting please contact Owen (or Debbie Carr) for a copy.
Pricing is currently being finalised for the tour: in 2010, the price for the 13-day tour, including airfares and taxes, was approximately $6,600 per person.
For bookings and enquiries, contact Debbie Carr at Harvey World Travel Surrey Hills (phone (03) 9830 0055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org).
But you'll need to hurry, time is running out. To secure seats, you need to act now as there is only limited availability on this exclusive small group tour.
We hope members from your club can join us on this very special tour.
Dr Owen Tassicker, Convenor of the RAPT 2011 Committee, RC Balwyn.
Owen Tassicker with Banu Tulumen
Secretariat, Districts 9800 & 2420
2/22 Graham Place, Box Hill 3128
Phone: (03) 9899 8345 * Mobile 0408 760 986
ROTARY CLUB OF ALBERT PARK Door Roster
Brian Beaumont, Judy Nicholson, Alan Fitzgerald, Helen Harris
Richard Goss, Maxine Miller, Kevin Mooney, Ken Hall
Greg Mc Ewan, Loretta Michaelsen, Henry Michaelsen, Tessa McGuigan
If you are unable to fulfill your door duty, please speak to another member and organise a replacement for yourself.
For all other queries about the door roster please contact Terry Moroney 0409 006 285 email@example.com
Rotary Club of Albert Park Community Meals
Want community Meals Instructions. Please login, go to My ClubRunner Box, Click on View Club Documents, then click on Community Meals Instructions.
Please Note that each server is responsible to ensure that any changes are advised to
Paul on 0417 567 747 or email
||Oct - Dec 2010
| Jim Prokhovnik
December 25th CLOSED
Note: 18th December is the Annual Christmas Lunch and if anyone wished to offer asistance please advise Paul prior to this date.
|Thats All For This Week|
by Loretta Michaelsen
That's all for this week.
Don't forget I am always looking for items of interest to publish. Please send me details of projects you may be involved with together with any photo's you may have as I am more than happy to publish them to share with our members.