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Welcome to our Club!
Mondays at 6:15 PM
Richmond Henty Hotel
101 Bentinck Street
'Blue Room' Function Centre
5:45pm for a 6:15pm start Zoom 6:45pm for 7pm start

Meeting 3805  on 23/08/2021

Reminder to pay your dues by the end of the month, you can use the EFTPOS at meetings if it makes it easier. The account is at Bendigo Bank.
Member Birthdays
Supriya Urs
August 1
Terry Hallett
August 1
Peter Gracias
August 11
Gail Barrett
August 23
Brian McCabe
August 26
Bulletin 23-08-2021


Scan the bar code to enter your volunteer hours         
  • Board meeting on Tuesday at 7 pm.                          
  • Thank you to Dayle for organising reports for the board meeting.
  • Thank you to Supriya for Bulletin.
4 drawer filing cabinet, wooden cupboard and 2 part sink available at the shed. If anyone is interested please contact Brain.
Peter G:
The proposal received from shire for another BBQ, passed on to Tony.
Wayne is doing well. He is receiving the call at this moment. If anyone wants to call him please call at 0429305530 during the morning.
Megan is there with him all day. Lynne has sold the camper trailer. Rotary is welcome to use the fridge, free-standing burner and BBQ.

Guest Speaker - Peter Gracies - Membership development

A membership survey was conducted a few months back, based on that the main focus will be on club diversity by attracting younger members, women members, focusing more on Public image.
Click below link for the complete presentation document
Targeted approach on social media by posting promo videos every week.
A possible option to engage the younger generation with their busy life schedule is to change the meeting format and by adapting hybrid meetings.
Responsibilities                   30/08/2021                                   06/09/202113/09/2021
ChairmanKym Stock Kym Stock
CashierWayne Barrett Les ThomasGregory Burgoyne
RegaliaJim BrydenAdriano NascimentoDayle King
FellowshipDon ErreyBrain McCabeFrank Farnsworth
Behind the Badge   
SeargentBrain MurphyTony McGeeDarren Jacobson
Aug 30, 2021
Vocational night/ activity
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Upcoming Club & District Events

Rotary Hybrid Meetings
Online via Teams
Aug 25, 2021
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Public Image Workshop - Instagram
Online via Zoom
Sep 01, 2021
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Defying The Drift
Longerenong Ag College
Sep 20, 2021 – Sep 22, 2021
Public Image Workshop - Creating Graphics on Canva
Online via Zoom
Oct 05, 2021
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Rotary Club of Portland Inc, P.O. Box 255, Portland, 3305, Victoria AUSTRALIA VIC   A0019715H   ABN: 66 158 939 207