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Rotary Northbridge Theatre Night is on again!

By |2018-07-30T14:49:25+08:00July 30th, 2018|Club News|

It’s on again!  Thanks to Joy Northover, the Maverick Theatre Company and the Old Mill Theatre in South Perth, we are thrilled to again offer our members and special guests the opportunity to attend a special private performance of “It’s Still Greek to Me”, playwright Noel O’Neill’s latest instalment in the [...]

Rotary Northbridge Quiz Night

By |2018-03-06T10:19:38+08:00March 6th, 2018|Club News|

Northbridge Rotary are hosting another fun-filled quiz night and we would love to have you along! There will be some great raffle prizes, a silent auction, a bargain-priced cash bar and professional Quiz Master, ensuring for a lively and fun night out.  The best part is that all proceeds go to sponsoring [...]

Vale Frank Fiocco

By |2017-10-01T12:42:29+08:00October 1st, 2017|Club News|

The Rotary movement lost one of its most enthusiastic members with the unexpected passing of Frank Fiocco in a cycling accident on 14 September 2017. Frank Fiocco Frank Fiocco had been an integral member of the Rotary Club of Northbridge since 2009. In that time, he held the positions of Secretary, Sergeant at [...]

Luke takes over as President

By |2017-07-02T11:10:46+08:00July 2nd, 2017|Club News|

The biggest event on the calendar of any Rotary Club is the Changeover Night, when the Rotary year officially comes to an end and the new President is celebrated. For Rotary Northbridge, this event took place on Monday night when over fifty Rotarians and friends gathered at the Mount Lawley Golf Club to enjoy an [...]

Exchange to Canada

By |2016-10-13T22:05:31+08:00May 20th, 2016|Club News|

For the last few years, Rotary Northbridge has partnered with our friends at the Rotary Club of Kelowna Ogopogo in Canada in running an exchange program to enable a local tourism student to experience British Columbia, and vice versa. This year, Central Institute of Technology student Adele made the trip to Canada, while Canadian student [...]

32 Years Strong

By |2016-10-13T22:05:31+08:00April 21st, 2016|Club News|

Monday night's meeting of the Rotary Club of Northbridge was an even more festive event than usual, with the Club celebrating the 32nd anniversary of its foundation. The Club was chartered on 17 April 1984 through the efforts of the Rotary Club of Perth and Rotarian Geoff Summerhayes. We are proud to say that five [...]

Annual Schools Debate

By |2016-10-13T22:05:34+08:00May 19th, 2015|Club News, Guest Speakers|

Last Monday, Rotary Northbridge was pleased to host the annual Schools Debate between the students of Perth College and Mt Lawley Senior High School. The Debate is always a most interesting event and it is most refreshing to explore a topic through the eyes of these students who are our future. This year's topic was, [...]

A host of youth

By |2017-09-30T21:21:54+08:00March 21st, 2015|Club News, Guest Speakers|

On Monday night, Rotary Northbridge met Connor Millar, this year's Canadian tourism exchange student. Each year, the Rotary Club of Northbridge joins forces with Central TAFE and the Rotary Club of Kelowna-Ogopogo to give a TAFE tourism student the opportunity to travel to Canada.  This year's candidate is Conor Miller, and the Club met Conor [...]

An Experience to Build On

By |2016-10-13T22:05:34+08:00March 13th, 2015|Club News, Guest Speakers|

On Monday night, Josie North spoke to Rotary Northbridge about her Rotary Youth Leadership Award experience and what she learned from it. Josie North returned to Perth in 2014 to study. She is doing a Diploma in Mortgage Broking and Finance Management and is working at McDonald's while she studies. Josie is the Ronald MacDonald [...]

A Celebration of Heritage

By |2016-10-13T22:05:36+08:00February 27th, 2015|Club News, Guest Speakers|

On Monday night, the Rotary Club of Northbridge departed from its usual home for a visit to Billy Lee's in Northbridge's Chinatown to celebrate Chinese New Year.  At the meeting, Kaylene Poon introduced us to the customs of Chinese New Year and to a bit of Northbridge history. Chinese New Year began as spring festival [...]