Rotary Club of Bendigo South News Blog

July 19 2021

Club Changeover Dinner

Recently our Club celebrated its annual changeover dinner at Pratty’s Patch, Maiden Gully. Thanking President Paul Gibbons for his year of success and welcoming in the Presidency of Merlyn Quaife AM, plenty of fun was had on the night, as well as awards given out to deserving Club and community members. Take a look at...
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July 19 2021

We’re onto a Winner!

Throughout the past twelve months, the Rotary Club of Bendigo South has been working in conjunction with many other Rotary Clubs from across the various districts to undertake an environmental project aimed at replanting native vegetation in Gippsland which was wiped out by last year’s tragic bushfires. What started out as a casual conversation between...
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June 22 2021

Music To Our Ears

What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon, than at Bendigo’s Ulumbarra Theatre listening to fantastic music in good company! Raising money for the Ulumbarra Theatre Foundation and the Bendigo Senior Secondary College Musical Scholarship, Club President and Opera Singer, Merlyn Quaife AM will present a selection of musical pieces in conjunction with the Victorian...
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June 22 2021

Bushfire Recovery & Environmental Project

Bendigo South Rotarian, Anne Peace, speaks about our Club’s latest environmental project, which is to replant native trees in bushfire impacted areas around Gippsland. A project in collaboration with local Gippsland Rotary Clubs as well as the RC of Rochester, the planting of the trees will take place later in August. For its efforts and...
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July 28 2020

Year in Review

A year in review (2019-2020) at the Rotary Club of Bendigo South – See all of the fun adventures that our Club members and friends got up to in the last Rotary year, from inducting new members, volunteer work and BBQs, to fellowship and visits to locations around Bendigo. New members always welcome! Check out...
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July 11 2020

New Year, New Club President

The Rotary Club Of Bendigo South tonight held its annual Changeover via Zoom On-line. Thanks for a great year President Glenn and welcome to President Paul. A great year ahead and a great one celebrated, despite all of the challenges that Covid-19 has brought to us and the Club. Check out our Club Changeover meeting...
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April 15 2020

Help Us Raise Funds for a Smart Pup

How Can You Help? A SMART PUP FOR ALEX Alex was born with cerebral palsy and his positivity, resilience and thoughtfulness continue to inspire us all. Alex loves Batman, St Kilda Football Club and learning new things. He is now thirteen years old and in Year 8 at Weeroona College Bendigo. He longs to be...
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July 23 2019

Another busy 2018- 2019 @ Bendigo South Rotary Club

As one Rotary year opens, another closes… Have a look over the past year at Bendigo South Rotary under the guidance of President Rod Spitty, as we celebrate another busy year of community work and ‘Service Above Self.’ Thanks to Club Member, Clive Hughes, for compiling the video snapshot you are about to view.
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June 29 2019

Rotary Changeover Dinner – 2019/20

Thursday night (June 27th 2019) saw the Rotary Club of Bendigo South welcome in the new Rotary year under President Glenn Madden. Past President Rod Spitty was thanked for another great year of Rotary service under his tenure. New members were inducted, retiring members given Honorary Membership, several service awards conferred upon deserving recipients, as...
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May 21 2019

ROTARY CLUB OF BENDIGO SOUTH SUPPORTS MENTAL HEALTH

The club recently conducted a major raffle within the Bendigo community to raise funds to support mental health in Central Victoria. Moronis Bikes helped sponsor the prizes, which in itself was aimed at supporting mental health. During the project, members sold raffle tickets at various outlets in Bendigo and gained an insight into what is...
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