There are many events held across our District and by Rotary International.
District Governor Elect, Ross Butterworth, the District Training team and the Rotary Club of Melton invite all District 9800 Clubs and Rotarians to attend the Rotary Engaged – the 2013 Assembly event on Sunday May 19 2013 at Tabcorp Park, Melton. Following feedback from next year’s Club Presidents the newly formatted District Assembly will provide an opportunity for D9800 Rotarians to engage with a number of training options to be involved in conversation about programs of interest, learn how to develop Programs and learn about new projects, significant change to past District Assemblies. The Registration cost for Rotarians remains at $25.00, including lunch; only $10.00 if optional lunch is not ordered. The event begins at 9.15am with registrations being taken from 8.15am.
14th - 16th March, 2013
Why you should go to Albury in March 2013?
Let’s start the Albury Conference fun now! An exciting new ‘Rotary’s Got Talent’ competition, to be part of the Dinner Dance, will give every Club a chance to show off their talents.
The next RYPEN camp will be held on the weekend of Friday 26 – Sunday 28 October 2012. The cut off for applications is Monday 24 September 2012.
Dates: Friday 26 - Sunday 28 October 2012
Location: Weekaway, Kitchenhams Road, Lancefield
Cost per participant: $286.00 (incl GST) per participant
Sunday 14 October Graduate House – University of Melbourne 220 Leicester Street, Carlton.
Hear key learning experiences and ideas on how your Club can harness its vocational muscle. An opportunity for you to also engage with your District Committee and active Program Coordinators in the Vocational Warehouse. Network with other Clubs in the same space within your local Community or Cluster plus enjoy a tasty lunch all provided for only $30.00 per head!!
Hat Day is Australian Rotary Health’s community and action awareness day aimed at raising funds for mental health research and preventing Australians from keeping mental health issues ‘under their hats’.
Australian Rotary Health is hosting their official Hat Day in Melbourne and we need support from Rotarians in Victoria.
11.30am - 1.30pm
Friday 12th October
Melbourne City Square
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Join us to Farewell our GSE team as they embark to the Cambridge-Norwich area in UK
The Gamekeepers Secret Inn 1555 Melton Hwy, Rockbank.
30th September, 12:30 for 1pm Cost: $25 ~ Nibbles/Finger food Drinks at Bar prices
RSVP: The Shepheards 9369 8358 by 24th September
Monday 24th September 2012 - 5.30 for 6.00 pm
This seminar will be useful for Club Presidents, International Chairs and any member with an interest in developing a Rotary Foundation District or Global Grant project.
Contact: District Foundation Director John Davis Contact via web form by selecting Foundation
Saturday August 11th, 2012, Trinity Grammar School, Kew 3101
Dynamic presentations & interactive workshops will give you:
Coffee, tea and a lunch included
Contact: District Director Membership Murray Verso / District Director Public Relations Chris Don Contact via web form by selecting Membership or Marketing respectively.
Sunday 15th July, 2012
District 9800 International Service Seminar
International House, 241 Royal Parade, Parkville
Registration commences at 9:00am and the seminar concludes by 1:00pm.
Contact: District Chair Julie Mason Contact via web form by selecting International
Sunday 1st July, 2012 at 10.30am (tea/coffee on arrival) for 11.00am Sharp start
Plenty Ranges Arts & Convention Centre, 35 Ferres Boulevard, South Morang (Melway 183 A1)
$75.00 per person or Early Bird Special $65.00 per person to 15th June
The 2012 Changeover will be an enjoyable and memorable event as it will balance the main elements of formality together with a great opportunity to meet and greet. Read more
20th May, 2012
DGE Dennis Shore and Lynda, take pleasure in inviting you to join your hosts, President Matthew Pauli and the members of the Rotary Club of North Balwyn, at the 2012 District Assembly to be held on Sunday 20th May, 2012 at the magnificent Baden Powell College, 81 Baden Powell Drive, Tarneit. (Werribee )
18 May 2012
Hat Day is on again in 2012.
Clubs and Districts are putting into place plans for next year’s Hat Day.
This year we hope to get greater involvement with business and the general community.
District 9810 are looking at selling something like paper hats at the main Melbourne railways stations.
Districts 9500 & 9520 are running a Hat Day sticker project throughout the districts using this design.
District 9830 is planning a couple of major events and a number of club events. This could include a Race Day in Launceston.
What are you doing?
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Saturday 5th May 6.30pm at International House, 241 Royal Parade, Parkville Vic 3052, $80 for three course dinner with wine and great entertainment
RSVP by 23 April and buy ticket contact Luciana by email firstname.lastname@example.org or fill in the attached form and fax/email directly.
Each year in early May the students organise Café International – a cabaret style evening providing entertainment all evening with a 3 course dinner with wine. Having your Rotary club book a table or two not only gives the students confidence and great satisfaction by entertaining you all evening but also gives much needed financial support to student resources and a nominated charity; previously the deserving organisation has been Interplast. This year another organisation supported by Rotary, Alola will receive the donation
Outbound D9800 team going to D5230 USA - Team Leader PDG Greg Ross, Jacinta Lean, Adam Mckie, Briana Trimble and Andrew Wood
Sunday 15th April 2012 1:30 to 4pm, Werribee Park Reception Center
Gate 5, K road Werribee (Melway Ref 201- B4)
$35 per person (includes abundant food endless tea, coffee and soft drink Alcohol at bar price. )
RSVP: Monday 2nd April 2012
Preconvention Cocktail Party - 13 April - 5 - 7pm $30.00 - Graduate House, 220 Leicester Street, Carlton.
For all District delegates attending the May 2012 R I Convention in Thailand.
Substantial finger food with drinks at very reasonable bar prices, free underground parking available. DG Keith Ryall is attending and we have invited the Royal Thai Consulate General Melbourne. RSVP to PP Peter Milburn District Chairperson- 2012
Contact Peter Milburn - 9801 6180 or email@example.com
3-5 May 2012 - Rotary World Peace Symposium and Rotary Alumni Celebration
4-5 May 2012 - Rotary Alumni Celebration
6-9 May 2012 - Rotary International Convention
This year’s Convention has the lowest registration fee of any recent World Convention and with inexpensive air travel to & from Australia and outstanding value for money hotels, this convention will be the most affordable for many years.
District Club Service Director Chris Don has appointed PP Peter Milburn (rotary Club of Malvern) as our Districts On To World Conference Chairman. Peter has agreed to act as our Districts coordinator and is happy to assist with any information relating to the Convention to be held in Bangkok. There will be opportunities through Peter of group hotel bookings as well as organized tours. Convention information including the Registration Form, Recommended Hotel , Venue details, Convention Program & FAQ’s can be found at www.rotaryconvention2012.com
Who: You. All Rotary alumni and Rotarians are invited.
Where: Bangkok, Thailand
Why: Reunite with old friends. Meet new contacts. Hear interesting speakers. Learn about Rotary’s peace initiatives. Network network network.
How: Information about registration, travel, and lodging can be found on Rotary’s website www.rotaryconvention2012.com
Farewell the District 3030 Group Study Exchange Team
Date: Sunday 25 March 2012 Arrival:1:30pm for 2.00pm start
Venue: Melbourne Zoo, Leopard Lodge, Rail Gate Entrance, Poplar Rd, Parkville (Melways Map 29 Reference E11) Casual attire
Price: $40 per person – Free zoo admission starting 1pm Includes: 1 Glass of bubbles and canapés on arrival + Afternoon tea (scones/Jam/cream, Lamingtons, Mini Pies, Croissants, Danish pastries, Coffee/tea) Other drinks at cash bar prices
RSVP: 12 March – Booking form below
Early Zoo Admission before 1pm: Special 50% discount = $12.70
9-12 March 2012
The 80th Annual Rotary District 9800 Conference is set to be out biggest yet in every way. Bringing together Rotarians, community partners, socially responsible corporates and the public, this is the perfect chance to have a relaxing and uplofting long weekend holiday in Australia's cultural capital... Melbourne
29th Feb, 2012 - 6.30pm until 9.45.
Welcome cocktail party on Wednesday February 29th at the MALVERN VALLEY GOLF CLUB, Golfers Drive, Malvern East Melway 69D1
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Chadstone East Malvern, for details contact Eric Farmer on 9500 0140 Read more
25-27 February, 2012
Melbourneʼs Federation Square with its wide piazza and striking architecture is one of Australiaʼs most iconic buildings. This February 25 it will join other iconic buildings around the world to be illuminated to celebrate Rotaryʼs signature “End Polio Now” campaign. The illumination will run from 25 to 27 February.
22nd February 2012 at 6.30 for 7pm
Grand Star Receptions, Grieve Parade, Altona North. Cost: $45pp
We welcome home our Australian team returning from D3030 Maharastra India along with the USA Team arriving from D5230 California USA. RSVP Date and
Contact Details: Wednesday 15th February 2012, Peter Shepheard 9369 8358 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Refer also Welcome the incoming team from D3030 on 29th Feb - refer details below.