Welcome to The Rotary Club of West Lakes
The President and members of The Rotary Club of West Lakes invite you to attend a meeting and learn about Rotary in your community.
Rotary is an organisation of business and professional leaders united worldwide, who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.t
Articles of Interest
At our meeting on January 12, the Club farewelled two members who between them have given 63 years service. To acknowledge their outstanding contribution to the Club, both were awarded Honorary Membership. Eric Ciracovitch, pictured left with President Juliann, was the last charter member to retire after 40 years service. Ezio Marcel , pictured right with President Juliann, was a member for 23 years.
The guest speaker at our meeting on December 1 was an outstanding young man, Arman Abrahimzadeh. Arman was recently named as Young South Australian of the Year, and is a nominee for Young Australian of the Year.
He talked of the tragedy which struck his family, when his father murdered his mother, after she and her children had suffered years of domestic violence at his hands.
Arman was determined to assist other people who are/were victims of domestic violence, and to this end he co-founded The Zahra Foundation, named in honour of his mother. We wish him well in his endeavours.
The Rotary Club of West Lakes, with the generous support of the Charles Sturt Council, is developing playground facilities at the Midcourse Reserve on Brebner Drive, West Lakes.
The project will include a brick paver path – a Path of Memories. Individual pavers are being offered for sale to enable interested parties to have their own, or family names, or business names engraved on them.
For further details please contact Barry Dixon on 0417 879 855 or email firstname.lastname@example.org , or Kevern Kendle on 0418 453 666 or email email@example.com
This year, our annual Bright Hours Lunch was held as a Christmas in July event. Organised in conjunction with the West Lakes Uniting Church, our club provided lunch for two hundred and twenty senior members of our community. In addition to the appearance of Father Christmas, those present were entertained by a magician ” Mick the Trick” and the West Lakes Shore School Choir.