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Volume 61 Number 14 - 6 October 2014

The Rotary Club of Kaikohe Bulletin

Dinner Meeting
Wednesday 8 October - Guest Speaker - Hilda from Kaikohe Pharmacy
Wednesday 15 October -

Members’ Privileges (Be sure to arrange a replacement if you are unable to take up your privilege)



Five Minute Speaker 

 Introduce Speaker


Reception Meeting Closure 



Sergeant's Assistant



 Thank Speaker

8 OctBruce GStanElizabethJohn VSueBillNoelNgaireJimValerieJohn E
15 OctHelenJimNoelStanDonnaJohn EElizabethBruceJohn VBruce K


News and Notices

  • Okaihau Kaikohe Traverse 2014

    • Link to the Traverse Feedback summary.

    • We also have lots of useful comment in the feedback.

  • Link to a message from Bruce about a Meeting at the Pioneer Village.

  • Link to a message for any members considering visiting Turkey for Anzac Day 2015.

  • Link to an invitation to a RYLA Event in India in November 2014.

  • Link to an invitation to participate in a Club Evaluation and Visioning Webinar.

  • Link to the Milton Rotary Tramping Club update 3.

Calendar and Blogs (where there is always something new - check these links every week)

  • Link to the Kaikohe Rotary Club Calendar.

  • Link to Kaikohe Rotary’s Facebook page.

  • Link to the District Facebook page.

  • Link to the District What’s On Calendar.

  • Link to the Rotary Service Connections Blog.

  • Link to Monita's Facebook page.

  • Link to the Rotary Voices Blog.

  • Link to the Rotary Down Under Blog.

  • Link to the Rotary Regional Public Image Resource Blog.

  • Link to Rotary International’s Member News.

Regular Newsletters

  • Link to Rotary Weekly - 3 October 2014.

  • Link to Rotary Down Under 566 - October 2014.

  • Link to Rotary Young Leaders in Action  - September 2014.

  • Link to End Polio Now - September 2014.

  • Link to the Rotary Global History Fellowship: Newsletter 151.

  • Link to Rotary Convention - September 2014.

  • Link to download the District Governor’s Newsletter - September 2014.

  • Link to the latest Kerikeri Club Bulletin.

  • Link to the latest Bay of Islands Club Bulletin.

  • Link to the latest E Mara E Pānui.

1 October Meeting Report (Reporter Don)

  • Apologies - Helen and John, Sue, Bruce and Elizabeth, Glenis.

  • Guests - Steve and Megan Hammerton.

  • Agreed to the request for a grant of $330 fo the Rotary Challenge Camp.

  • Volunteers needed for the Blood Pressure Awareness Campaign at New World on Saturday 4 October.

  • President Liz presented Megan with a letter and a cheque for $2,000 as a club contribution to her exchange costs. Megan has raised about $6,000 so far towards her $15,000 target.

  • Traverse follow up -

    • Very positive feedback

    • Jim asked whether the start times for officials were okay.

    • Officials need to know when to leave their posts.

    • Suggested that cones are put on the centre line at road crossings.

    • Think about how to improve the prizes and prize giving.

    • We may be able to publicize the event on TV.

    • Consider celebrating 100 years of the tunnel.

    • Agreed to hold the next Traverse on Sunday 27 September 2015.

  • Discussed the need to use the RSA microphone system for guest speakers.

  • There is a meeting for Pioneer Village supporters and helpers at the village at 1:30pm on Sunday 12 October and ay 8:00pm on Sunday 2 November there is a special history presentation at the village. More details later.

  • Don read out an email greeting from George Palmer.