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Phil Nixon 2014-2015 Club President
New President for Rotary Club of Rutherglen Mr Phil Nickson was inducted as
the Rotary Club President at the Changeover last Friday night with over 80
people in attendance. One of the significant aspects of the Annual Report
was the donation of funds to local and international groups totalling
$38,069 for the year. A major beneficiary was
the Rutherglen KindergartenCommittee which
has been supported in their building extension
works over the last two years with the
contribution by Rotary of $7400 this year
bringing the total support to over $30,000 on
this project alone.Phil Nickson in accepting
the chain of office said he was looking for the
Club to continue improving things in the
community both locally and more broadly in
the community of nations. He also indicated
that Rotary is all about fellowship as well as
service, providing the opportunity of meeting
people and enjoying the activities and projects
along with dinner meetings that are both fun
Paul Harris Fellow Awards
Two of Rutherglen's prominent identities, Jenny Templeton and Andrew
Melville were recently awarded Rotary's highest honour of a Paul Harris
Fellowship in recognition of their service and contribution to the community
over many years. The Awards were presented by Past President Phil Trimble
at the recent Rutherglen Rotary changeover dinner.
Tour de Rutherglen
The 'Tour de Rutherglen' will run on the 4th October 2014.
This years theme is 'Take a Vigneron's Journeys' where you will taken on a
journey from the vine to the bottle and beyond. More information including
booking details will be available soon.
2014 Muscat Run Results
The Muscat run is over for 2014 and results are now available. Over 150
competed on the day and a number of course records were broken this year
including the U16 10K Male, U16 3K Male and the Open 3K Male. The first local
home was Noel Hatton.
2014 Country Fair Roundup
The Rutherglen Country Fair is over for another year. There was great
weather, a bumper crowd and a great atmosphere around the town. If stall
holders orvisitors have any comments about the fair please contact us
by phone on 02 6032 7054 or via email.
Applications for next years fair will be available in March 2015.
MAIL ADDRESS FOR CLUB IS
P.O. BOX 9 RUTHERGLEN, VIC 3685
THE CLUB MEETS EVERY WEDNESDAY,
AT THE VICTORIA HOTEL
SEE “ABOUT US” PAGE FOR LOCATION.
6:30 FOR 7:00PM START
APOLOGIES AND GUESTS
CALL PHIL OR MARY TRIMBLE BY 1PM
WEDNESDAY, ON 02 60328416
AFTER THIS TIME YOU MUST ALSO CALL
THE VICTORIA HOTEL, FOR CATERING
PURPOSES, 02 60328610