Club Event & Guest Speakers 2017 – 2018

3 July – Guest Speaker Dr Marcus Gray,  Functional brain imaging and emotions, influence of inflammation

10/7 – Guest Speaker Ian Jempson Qld Maritime Museum

17/7 -Guest Speaker  Susan Welch, Growing Nepal Foundation 

24/7 – Guest Speaker Professor Pankaj Sah, Director, Qld Brain Institute (UQ)

30 July Stan Francis Testimonial Lunch 

31/7 -Guest Speaker Bo Morse, (wife of District Governor, John Lane) – Rotary Aid Abroad 

14/8/2017 Guest Speaker Kos Sclavos AM (Hyegia) ‘pharmacist

21/8/2017 – Visit  District Governor 9600 John Lane

28/8/2017 -Guest Speaker Richard Astbury,  Smart pups, training dogs for special needs people,

4/9/2017 – Guest Speaker Wayne Sanderson, Youth Justice Reform/Amnesty International 

11/9/2017 – Guest Speaker Pastor Andy Gourley, Red Frogs

14/9/2017  Leadership Seminar 4.45 pm to 6.15 pm, IML Members Lounge, Level 16 40 Creek Street Booking open soon.

18/9/2017 – Fellowship/board meeting

25/9/2017 – Guest Speaker Richard Triggs – social media  C-level and executive headhunter, Leading expert in leveraging social media for personal branding.


09/10/2017  – Guest Speaker Danny Sims – AIM Executive General Manager of Institute of Management Head of School for Leadership & Management

27/10/2107  Social Event at Newstead Brewery 7pm food and drinks a social night with partners

23/10 /2017 – Tina Coco AO, Donate Life Qld, State Manager/Nursing Directo

30/10/2017  – Dr. Michael Carroll Principal – St. Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace – Eddie’s Van

06/11/2017 – Rae Guyder Interplast Interplast is a not-for-profit organisation working to empower our neighbours through surgical treatment for patients and training for local medical staff.

13/11/2017 – Russ Stevenson Alleviation of mulnutrition in PNG. Russ developed a strong commitment to Papua New Guinea and its people during his 5 years in the Agriculture Faculty, University of Papua New Guinea. Russ subsequently returned to PNG as a consultant for the AusAID ACNARS project to assist with the establishment of the National Agricultural Research Institute.

27/11/2017 – Roger Pegoraro – Institute of Health and Biomedical School – IHBI Kelvin Grove

15/12/2017  – Club Christmas Party with partners at Keith & Dorothy Watts Book bookings essential $35 per person covers food and bubbles on arrival BYO book online here

07/01/2018 – Family Picnic in the park, venue TBC

01/03/2018 – International Rotary Women’s Day BreakfastTheme: Breaking down the Barriers

Help celebrate breaking down the barriers creating gender inequality and celebrate women giving service to the world community with a delightful breakfast at the United Service Club,183 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane. Hear two inspirational keynote speakers Julie McDonald OAM, Olympian and Wendy Protheroe, District Governor Elect for Rotary International District 9600. $5 of every paid registration will be donated to The Rotary Foundation for the Polio Plus appeal.On Thursday 1 March 2018 at 6:45am BOOK HERE NOW

Saturday 17th March: Rotary International Presidential Peace Seminar in Sydney

Sunday 18th March 5pm: Gala dinner in honour of RI president Ian Risely at Sandstone Point Hotel, 1800 Bribie Island Rd, Sandstone Point.


Monday 19th March 6:30pm: Combined Districts 9600, 9630, 9640, Dinner with RI President Ian Riseley at Fitzys Hotel , Loganholme


Tuesday 20th March: Rotary International President Ian Riseley Visit to UQ Rotary Peace Centre and plant a tree in the Rotary International President’s Park (Keith Street, St Lucia)

20/04 – 22/04/2018 9600 District Conference 2018 Maroochydore RSL

29/04/2018 James Delahunty Testimonial Lunch BOOK HERE.
Join us for a afternoon of fun as we roast Dela, while we raise a little money for Donations in Kind, James along with fellow chemists were involved in DIK since the inception.

20/05/2018 District Assembly 8.30 am to 12.30 PM  St Columban’s College Caboolture.