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Gippsland Rotary Centenary House

18 October 2018

Gippsland Rotary Centenary House is a project of Rotary District 9820.  it provides affordable accommodation for patients and their families attending the Gippsland Cancer Centre at the Latrobe Regional hospital at Traralgon in Victoria.  Most guests stay for up to 6 weeks during radiotherapy, overcoming the tyranny of distance many patients in rur …

Wheelchairs For Kids

6 September 2018

Wheelchairs For Kids is a project of the Rotary Club of Scarborough WA.  In the past 20 years the project has constructed and distributed over 41,000 specially built wheelchairs to disabled children in over 83 countries around the world. In June 2018, the Rotary Club of Foster worked with the students and staff of Foster Primary School to raise fun …

The Ramblin’ Rotarians

5 March 2017

The team from Foster Rotary Club rambled across the beautiful Mt Hoddle Range raising funds for the Relay for Life on the 18-19 March. Stunning views looking out over Wilsons Promontory are matched by the stroll through tree ferns and bush. Great effort from the Rotarians who organised this event. 

End Polio Now project

End Polio Now program

9 December 2016

We celebrate the successful thirty year program to end Polio, a major initiative where Rotary International has partnered with the United Nations and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to eradicate this disease.

Mt Nicoll Walking Track

5 December 2016

The Mt Nicoll Walking Track is now completed  This 50th Anniversary project is funded by a Rotary District Grant, the Toora & Foster Community Bank, and the club. It is anticipated that this section will form Stage 1 of a walking track from Mt Nicoll to Fish Creek, providing extensive views across to the Prom and Corner Inlet for those who enjo …

Wood raffle for children and youth

5 December 2016

The wood raffles are held five times a year to raise money for a local organisation. This year, the focus is on children and youth.

Supporting people of Maubisse, Timor Leste

5 December 2016

Together with five other Rotary clubs, we are embarking on a project to support the people of Maubisse in Timor Leste as they work to establish community amenities including a kitchen and recreation centre. Together, we have secured grants to fill shipping containers with medical and educational supplies and plan to send these early in 2017. Member …

Foster Rotary raises over $26,000 in 2016

5 December 2016

Cattle and clearing sales have provided substantial funds for aged care facilities. Raffles of wood cut, split and dried are a popular way for Foster Rotary to raise funds for a range of organisations, including schools, South Gippsland Hospital and emergency services.

District Governor in Foster for Club Visit

2 December 2016

The district governor will be visiting our club Monday 7 November. Morbi leo risus, porta ac consectetur ac, vestibulum at eros. Aenean lacinia bibendum nulla sed consectetur. Cras justo odio, dapibus ac facilisis in, egestas eget quam. Integer posuere erat a ante venenatis dapibus posuere velit aliquet. Vivamus sagittis lacus vel augue laoreet rut …

Timor Leste

10 November 2016

Members of Foster Rotary are preparing to visit Maubisse in 2017 to help the community. We will be posted updated information soon.