Newsletter for the Rotary Club of Geraldton Greenough - Issue No.: 553 Issue Date: 9 Dec, 2019

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PP Chris Cox (Honorary Member)

Guest Speaker Chris Cox (Past President of our club) introduced by PP Lew Hills

NB PPCC presented from top table!!

Leane's Trench (LT)

LT had a visit from Neil Oliver's Coasts tv program which has a viewing audience of 24m.

CC thinks this increase tourist interest.

His concern is that they only have eight active volunteers working at LT.

Also concerned re numbers coming from cruise ships.

LT receives $25 per cruise ship visitor. RSL gets $5. HMAS Sydney Memorial gets $2

Cruise ships will only sell tickets to LT if they get enough interest...

Also challenge of renewing sandbags at LT. It is a never ending job.

PP Laurie Dines presents a Gift to PP Chris Cox

Gift presented to Chris

Open 3rd Saturday in the month.

Reviewing the operation of Valley View Air Show, looking to make it a basic fly in for amateurs.

Armistice Day march.

Had the chance to march with 11,200 on Armistice Day in London 11/11/18

Horse Guards to White Hall an amble/march with people from different foreign service groups.

After the servicemen marched, 10,000 'descendants' from those who fought in WW1 also marched.

Attended the Remembrance Day Concert... 'a tear to the eye'...


Vote of thanks by Laurie Dines

Author: Grant Woodhams

Published: 31 January, 2019


Meeting Rosters
Setup & Door
Setup & Door
Guest Speaker Host
Invocation & Toast
Raffle & Rotary Cor
Guest Speaker Thanks
Fines Master
11 Dec, 19
18 Dec, 19
Peter Sukiennik
Dan Crisp
Lew Hills
Ray Haynes
Jim Dillon
Hugh Lavery
John Gooch
Ian Taylor
08 Jan, 20
Jason McCarthy
Bruce Ralph
Scott Bennett
Terry Stewart
Steve Muir
Robert Houwen
Bill Frazer
Viki Fennell
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