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New Horizons V3 I1

  1. 1. New Horizons The Official Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay Inc. PO Box 168, Nedlands, Western Australia, 6909 ! District 9455! ABN: 99 602 195 617 Volume 3, Issue 1 5th - 11th July 2010 From the President RYPEN Thank You to the Change of Rotary Change in Membership RYDA Find out what is Letter received from Bain’s Policy Status Report from the happening around the RYPEN participant What have Graeme and The Magazine policy What has been RYDA day supported club. sponsored by the club. Elizabeth been up to? has changed. How does happening with the by the club. Page 1 Page 2 Page 2 this effect you? club membership? Page 3 Page 2 Page 2 membership From the over the year – something the President whole club can be proud of Dear Fellow Rotarians, because it is your efforts Welcome to the new Rotary which made year! As well as farewelling this possible. out Charter President and We in turn board at the helm, we have presented a also farewelled District 9450. certificate of Western Australia has now appreciation to gone from 3 Rotary districts M a r g a r e t to 2, and we are now in Brawley, who District 9455 with District has knitted Governor (DG) Ian Hutton at many of the the helm. toys we have sent abroad. We started the new Rotary year with our Changeover Four of our Dinner on 1st July 2010 at the club members Photo: Dr Ken Collins welcomes The Hon. Colin Barnett MLA to the Club lovely Nedlands Golf Club. attended the With 37 members, potential joint Districts members, family and friends 9450, 9460 and 9470 in attendance, the night gave Changeover on July 3 at the us the opportunity to reflect South of Perth Yacht Club. on all we have achieved in our first 18 months Now that we are entering our (documented in our first 2nd full Rotary year, we are no Annual Report, available at longer a “new” club but an “established” club. I'd like to rcfwb/annual-report2008-10), focus this year on you, our induct Premier Colin Barnett members, to ensure you are as an honorary member of enabled to achieve what you our club, thank the outgoing joined Rotary for. I plan to board, and introduce our introduce a comprehensive board for 2010-11. member orientation program, to reduce the feeling of being DG Ian presented outgoing overwhelmed by just how President Di with a much Rotary encompasses. I Presidential Citation, which would also like to meet with is a recognition of a well every member, individually balanced program of or in small groups, after the activities and a growth in meeting or for a coffee on the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9455 1
  2. 2. N E W H O R I Z O N S weekend, to talk about what Yours faithfully, your expectations for Rotary Stephen Kikiros are, and to look at how we   can best meet them, so that you feel your time in Rotary Thank You to is valuable, even if you aren't able to attend our club the Bains’ meetings regularly. Our member Elizabeth I would like to thank once and her Rotarian husband again our charter President Graeme quietly go about Di for all her long hours doing Rotary work.   A behind the scenes over the huge thank you to you past 2 years. I would also like both for the mighty effort to thank all of you who have you   put in annually to been a part of our club, make RYPEN successful.  whether you are an active Both volunteering their member or now a friend of time for the weekend the club, for your camp.  contribution in that time as well. I look forward to magazines they wish to working with you in the year Another not so little thing that Elizabeth and Graeme Congratulations subscribe to, thus reducing ahead to build communities and bridge better have quietly done (however to Our New one members Annual dues by around $40.00. a little bird let the secret out) continents. was to take 60 aprons when President and   the Club visited the Manna Yours in Rotary Service, facility in May and had them Board Change from embroidered with something Simone Carot Collins like “I am special”.  Congratulations to new Active Club President   President Simone, PE Bill and Board for 2010-11.   The Membership to Blankets for RYPEN (Rotary Club will all get behind the new Board to ensure we Friends Wiluna enjoy another year of Youth Program outstanding Service and A few of our members have Another three bags of Fellowship. decided to change from of Enrichment) blankets are in the Collins’   ‘Active’ membership to garage awaiting ‘Friends of the RC of The Club sponsored three transportation to Wiluna.  Change in Freshwater Bay’.  students to RYPEN in May.  Two have come from the The following letter has been knitters at St Louis Estate Rotary Policy We are pleased to retain their received from one of the and one from Wendy Pascoe, connection to the Club and students Stephen Kikiros wife of PDG Doug. At the recent Council on look forward to their dated 3rd June.   Legislation a policy change continuing assistance with allowing a subscription for projects and participation Dear Sir/Madam, Marcos and one official Rotary Magazine with our fundraising and per household rather than social activities. My name is Stephen Kikiros Simone one per Rotarian, came into and I was fortunate enough being.   Club members The members concerned are to be sponsored by your Simone and Marcos put a affected by this (where there Lyn Packer (who is residing Rotary club to attend the huge effort into compiling are couples in the Club) have almost full time in Vietnam), RYPEN camp last weekend. and printing the Club been advised and have Roger Marston who is being History and Annual Report chosen which of the kept away from us due to his It was a truly enlightening along with the experience, as I learnt so program/menu for much about organisational the tables for skills, punctuality, debating C h a n g e o v e r .  skills and job interview Marcos also took techniques.   I also made photos on the night, many new friends and a number of which learned about exciting you can see in the opportunities in the future Bulletin.   Thank like Rotary exchange. you both for the great work you None of this would have continue to do. been possible without your   sponsorship, thank you very much. 2 Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9455
  3. 3. N E W H O R I Z O N S work with Rio Tinto, Debbie held on 23rd June.  Cash who finds it difficult to Our Club sponsored get to a Wednesday meeting Newman College.  and Peter Symons who has Thanks to all three for taken on a promotion which the work put into now precludes him from making the day a attending our meetings. success.     District Governor Updated 9450 Geoff Simpson,   Information on Dear sir, Members I am sorry you missed such a Would members please spectacular RYDA advise Sec. Di of any changes event today where in details.   Updated the Rotary Clubs of membership information will Matilda Bay and be sent out again shortly. Freshwater Bay Some members have had hosted the changes in addresses, Mirrabooka Senior telephone numbers, mobile High School and numbers etc which the Newman College. Secretary does not have   current information on.  The school staff and the first time visitors Whenever information were rocked, for changes, advice to the want of a better Secretary would be greatly word. The RYDA appreciated. Committee are   aware of the goals of the RYDA program Polio Plus and tend to take the outcomes for Personal granted.   The comments by and Contribution appreciation school staff and of presenters was a Peter and Mandy Symons reinforcement that have made a person Rotary is doing a contribution to PolioPlus for good thing. They  which we thank them most e x p r e s s e d sincerely.  Peter, Mandy and appreciation of the Rik have been outstanding efforts of Rotarians supporters and fundraisers in the host Rotary for Rotary’s PolioPlus with Clubs to help stop them raising funds through a these young people personal auction of a water becoming road purifier, and on several trauma statistics.  occasions organising for a One presenter, who portion of concert ticket sales presents elsewhere, to go to PolioPlus. commented that the RYDA event was not We know the Symons family what was expected - will continue their assistance it was better. through these types of   avenues and will also Since you were ably continue to work towards a represented by DGE fundraising concert in the Ian and the DGN Liz next 12 months.  I expect they will be   reporting   to you RYDA personally, about how the host Rotary Clubs did you Clive Boddy, Jen Martins and proud.   They might Elizabeth Bain went along to also   mention that the very first Rotary Youth the   Matilda Bay Driver Awareness for D. 9450 Club with the larger Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9455 3
  4. 4. N E W H O R I Z O N S student group performed the Rajah will be organisational function with Books for India pleased to see Vocational Visit dedication.   you.   Project When: Wednesday, 7st July, 2010.  Should you have any Venue: Linney’s, 37 Rokeby Rd, Subiaco 6008.  questions for me I am at your Monday, 5th July at 1.00pm at Time: 6:00pm.  service. the City of Nedlands Depot RSVP: To Rob Rohrlach by 29th June   is the next time packers are Yours sincerely, required to pack books for Note: Light refreshments will be provided.   India.   Any members or Rod Style friends of members who Purpose: To study the unique WA pink RYDA enthusiast have an hour or two to spare diamond industry.   on Monday from 1.00pm, Program for July Introduction Date Details Date Name 7th July Vocational Visit - Linney’s 14th July TBA 14th July Rotary PR - PDG Ian Murray 21st July Committee Meeting Vote of Thanks 24th July (Saturday) Club Assembly Date Name 28th July RYPEN - Hannah & Sarah 14th July TBA Welcoming Roster Board Rotary Year 2010-11 Club Details Date Name Simone Carot Collins — President Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay Inc. PO Box 168, 7th July TBA Ken Collins — Membership Director Nedlands, 14th July TBA Western Australia, 6909 Meetings 21st July TBA Bill Hassell — President Elect / Club Wednesday 5:45pm to 6:45pm Administration Director Cafe, Bethesda Hospital Queenslea Drive Claremont Toni James — Treasurer New Horizons: Winner of the District 9450 Email Bulletin Award for 2009/10 Di Collins — Secretary / Vice President Phone 08 9385 0471 Fax Bulletin Contributions Rob Rohrlach — Projects Director 08 9385 0472 Contributions for the weekly bulletin are Website sought from members of the club. Claire Forsdyke — International Director Why not use the bulletin to update the club Facebook on the projects your committee is working on or promote the clubs next fundraising freshwaterbayrotary event. Chartered 19 December 2008 Please forward articles and photos to 4 Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9450