It is our mission to embrace the ideals of Rotary International, contributing to a better Community and a better world through significant humanitarian service while providing extraordinary opportunities for networking, fellowship, friendship and personal growth.
About the Rotary International organisation: https://www.rotary.org/en
Our meetings are friendly, welcoming, informative and enjoyable. Each week we hear progress reports from current projects, and hear from interesting Guest Speakers.
Club Members are encouraged to attend meetings when they can, with attendees averaging around 25 - 30 members.
Meetings are held each Thursday from 6.30 pm for a 6.45 start. The meeting duration is generally two hours until 9.00 pm.
Our meetings are usually face to face however, should Covid restrictions be in place our meetings will be held via zoom. Come along in person to enjoy a meal together at our Club venue:
The Victoria Hotel (upstairs)
High Street, Woodend VIC
à la carte menu available
Our 2021/2022 Rotary Board of Directors consists of:
Our District 9800
The Rotary Club of Woodend is a part of District 9800 and the current District Governor is Dale Hoy from the Rotary Club of Brighton.
Past District Governors from the Rotary Club of Woodend include - Grant Hocking (2019 - 2020)
You can learn more about our district by visiting the website https://rotarydistrict9800.org.au/.
Our Major Projects
The Rotary Club of Woodend has established or is involved in, a number of major projects providing a significant contribution to our fundraising efforts each year. These projects are:
Community Halloween Party
Support Disaster Aid Australia
Woodend Rotary Exercise Track
School and water projects in Vanuatu