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Rotary E-Club of Greater South Oz
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Welcome to the second issue of the District Governor’s Newsletter. Thank you to the many clubs who have provided details of their projects. It makes inspirational reading to see what is going on in our Rotary world. I am well into my club visits schedule and I sincerely thank the clubs I have attended for the very warm welcomes and hospitality I have received.
This month will be a very busy time as I will be spending a week with the Alice Springs clubs, including working with them at ‘Henley on Todd’. I will have a couple of days to recover and then off to the Rotary Institute Conference in Sydney for a week. Thank you to the many clubs that sent a representative to the recent Membership Summit. Please seriously consider becoming  a Pilot Club for the District Membership drive, the application form is on the District website.  Download Newsletter Now

Friendship is one of the top reasons members join and stay in Rotary. To boost these ties, Rotary Fellowships offer members, spouses, and Rotaractors the chance to connect with one another while enjoying their favorite recreational or professional pursuits. Over 60 Rotary Fellowships cover interests from tennis to wine, marathon running to cooking, scuba diving to recreational vehicles, jazz to computers, and more.
District Governor Elect John Pohl announced a Sea Change for Rotary at the Barossa District Conference in Tanunda Today. Our committee has planned an exciting Conference to be held at “The Pier” on Corio Bay, Geelong.  Our Website for More Information


Great Ideas for Keeping new Members connected is one of the segments in this months Rotary Leader.
Rotary Leader July edition is now available for download. In this edition,
CLUB CLINIC, Earn a 2016-17 Presidential Citation
OUR FOUNDATION, Visit our Rotary Foundation Centennial website
MEMBERSHIP, Practical tips for engaging new members
SPREAD THE WORD, What you should know about the 2016 Council on Legislation Rotarians discuss changes to the policies that guide Rotary International and its member clubs at the Council on Legislation in Chicago.
Click Here to Download Rotary Leader Newsletter

From the July 2016 issue of The Rotarian.  Just before John Germ dropped by, Rick Youngblood took a deep breath. “You want to match his energy,” he says, “but he makes it hard to keep up.” Youngblood is the president and CEO of Blood Assurance, a regional blood bank in Chattanooga, Tenn., that Germ helped found in 1972. After his visit with Youngblood, Germ strode between mountains of empty bottles and cans at Chattanooga’s John F. Germ Recycling Center at Orange Grove, which he designed, before he drove to a construction site and popped a cork to dedicate a Miracle League field where special needs children will play baseball – all before zipping to the airport for a flight to Chicago and a cab ride to Rotary International World Headquarters, where he takes office as president of RI this month.
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Whatever your reason, joining Rotary can help you achieve these goals, and so much more. See why these men and women are members of their local Rotary club. Click here to learn how you can
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The new E-Club of District 9500 has no boundaries. It’s open to the world! Read this explanation by Inaugural President, Eric Russell.
 “The Rotary e-club of Greater South Oz 9500 is geographically based in the city and the state of South Australia; however as our Rotary International location is worldwide our members can live anywhere in the world. While our members meet regularly on-line through this website, there is an opportunity for working together on projects to meet community needs in any country or locality.
District Contact Details
Email District Governor
John Pohl
Email District Secretary
Jeff Cluse

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Adelaide Halifax St. Post Office
PO Box 6669
Halifax Street SA 5000
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