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Jazzing Up Floriade

Jazzing Up Floriade

Floriade is billed as 'Australia's Biggest Celebration of Spring' and it brings people to Canberra by the tens of thousands. Of course, growing flowers isn't a sport, but getting outdoors at a community event to celebrate Spring is great for community mental health....

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Race the Rubeena

Race the Rubeena

A friend of the Rotary Club of Sale and race coordinator, Gerard Callinan was discussing fundraising ideas with the Club. The idea of a fun run and racing against a historic wooden-hulled boat was well received. Held for the first time in 2018, the race had over 200...

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600km Paddle Against Slavery

600km Paddle Against Slavery

Russell Green is an inspirational Rotarian with a passion. The footer on his email says, “If your ‘Everest’ is out there waiting to be climbed, then do it now while you can.” On October 14, he will set off with his longtime paddling partner, Peter Sowden, of the...

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Paul Roger in Nepal for ShelterBox

Paul Roger in Nepal for ShelterBox

"When you wake up in Bangkok and go to bed in Kathmandu - you know you've just started a great adventure," stated Rotarian Paul Roger as he commenced the 2018 ShelterBox fundraising trek in Nepal. The ShelterBox Nepal Trek was organised by Inspired Adventure on behalf...

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New Designs Make a Difference

New Designs Make a Difference

In September 2017, we officially launched Rotary.Fitness at the Darwin Institute with a few shirts and a vision. Over the last 12 months, we've continued to develop the program and a year later, at the Australia New Zealand Conference in Hobart, we revealed six new...

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Henley On Todd Regatta 2018

Henley On Todd Regatta 2018

Every year on the 3rd Saturday in August, Alice Springs is the Place to be. So mark it in your calendar now, (we put it in ours) The Territorians have a unique sense of humour, thinking little about the pomp and ceremony of English rowing regattas. Their mock regatta...

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New Initiative For New Zealand

New Initiative For New Zealand

We began design, experimentation and testing of the Rotary Fitness initiative over a year ago. Until now, all of the work has been done in Australia in support of Australian Rotary clubs and their events. We are going over the ditch At the Australia/New Zealand Rotary...

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Cycling Fitness in South Bunbury

Cycling Fitness in South Bunbury

Every week you will find members of the Rotary Club of South Bunbury (d9465) cycling around town and enjoying a coffee (the best bit of the exercise we are told!) Known among their friends as the 'Cycling Geriatrics', the group started 10 years ago as a Sunday riding...

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Terry Davies Cycling in France

Terry Davies Cycling in France

We love to see photos of people wearing our Rotary Fitness clothing while they are travelling. Recently, Australian Rotary Health, Corporate Manager, Terry Davies was spotted in France, proudly wearing a Rotary Fitness bike jersey displaying the 'Lift the Lid' mental...

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