2022-23 Changeover dinner

2022-23 Changeover dinner

22/23 Changeover dinner held at the Foster Bowls Club. The new board for 22/23, left to right. President Steve Paragreen (inset), Laurie Warfe, DG, Bill Degnan, Rod Lomax, Bruce Standfield, Bill Fuller, Nev Williams, ADG, Graeme Sprague, Absent, Liz Hall, Peter Tilley.

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COVID support and Mental Health Course

Food for COVID Vaccinations

Last Saturday morning the Rotary Club of Foster catered for hungry Covid Vaccine clients at the Foster Medical Centre.  BBQ sausages with onions and sauce was the order of the day.  As well as providing the food it was a lovely time to catch up and chat with many of the locals who spent their…

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Youth Mental Health First Aid course

Youth Mental Health First Aid course

The 14-hour Youth Mental Health First Aid course teaches any adult (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adolescents experiencing a mental health problem or crisis. LEARN PRACTICAL FIRST AID SKILLS This is a 14-hour educational course, not a therapy or support group Date: Sunday 6th AND Sunday 13th February 2022 Venue: Manna…

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The Past Year In Review

I guess it’s been termed by many in the community as what a year? For Rotary it was certainly interesting and difficult and trying at times but in the end we were able to achieve several successful outcomes. Luckily when lock downs were not in place we were able to run a few successful Prom…

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Fosters 150th Anniversary Time Capsule interred

Time Capsule interred 26 Jan 2021 2

The capsule has been laid to rest for another 50 years in the grounds of the Foster Museum, to be raised in 50 years time at Foster’s 200th anniversary. The capsule was interred on April 21st 2012 by Rotary Club of Fosters president Rod Lomax and members and guests. This occasion also marked Rotary Australia and…

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Showgrounds Pavilion completed

Foster Oval shelter

After an interrupted start due to COVID, the well utilized and popular pavilion next to the playground at the Foster Showgrounds has been completed. A great effort by all and sincere thanks to all who assisted.

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Easter Markets 2021 Success

Easter markets 2021 success

The end of the season markets that were run in partnership with the Toora Lions Club on Easter Sunday was an outstanding success with many locals and visitors alike attending. Thanks to stall holders, general public and all who helped out on the day. The next market will be on Melbourne cup weekend.

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