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2017 SENIOR CITIZEN'S CHRISTMAS LUNCH

'Tis the season to be merry, and one of Rotary Club of Brighton's traditions is to spread some Christmas cheer around Bayside. This year's Senior Citizen's Christmas Lunch had 180 attending, and there was lots of joy for young and old. This annual event is a Rotary Club of Brighton community initiative in it's 24th year... 

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ROTARY CLUB OF BRIGHTON's 2017 BAYSIDE ART SHOW – RECORD BREAKING SUCCESS

Exceptional and Inspirational...“Whilst not the biggest of all the art shows the Bayside Art Show is often referred to as the best and this 2017 year certainly proves that point”.

With over 600 works on display, an increase in attendance up by 25% on previous years, the number of paintings sold surpassing all expectations and even eclipsing the previous two years record art sales...

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LETTERS FROM ABROAD 2017 - Read about Brighton Rotary's Exchange Student's Experience in Finland

A year away from one’s family, home and friends is a very challenging experience for anyone let alone a young person aged between 15-18 years, some of whom have never been abroad before their exchange year. US President Franklin Roosevelt said “We cannot always build a future for our youth, but we can always build our youth for the future.” 

This year the Rotary Club of Brighton supported Ally Leggatt with the opportunity to experience the Rotary Youth Exchange year in Finland... 

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EARLY BIRD REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN FOR GREAT AUSTRALIA DAY SWIM

Hurry! Early Bird Registrations have opened for The Swimland Great Australia Day Swim 2018, for Friday January 26, 2018. Hosted by the Rotary Club of Brighton, last year this iconic Bayside event won the Bayside Council's 2017 Community Event of the Year.

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GREAT AUSTRALIA DAY SWIM 2018 PREP UNDERWAY

Preparation is now underway for the 2018 Great Australia Day Swim...

Last year the Rotary Club of Brighton’s event the Swimland Great Australia Day Swim was awarded the Bayside City Council’s Community Event Of The Year for 2017, can we do it again?

Want to become involved? We're looking for event participants, volunteers, sponsors...

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Great Australia Day Swim 2017

Congratulations to all who participated! A great day was had, check out the video...

A Beautiful Achievement – Cambodia

Bossala, Cambodia: 176 villagers. No safe water, no food, no sanitation and no medical care. Of all the achievements of Rotary, the transformation of the village of Bossala is undoubtedly one of the most inspiring.

Topics: fundraising,  donations,  cambodia,  orphanages

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A man on a mission

Over 14,000 students have benefited from donated school supplies, free supplementary tuition for children from linguistically diverse backgrounds, crisis accommodation, and teen support services.

Topics: les twentyman,  20th man fund

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Rotary (Regional Youth in Sailing

The Rotary Club of Brighton has set the date for the Rotary Youth Sailing Program to be run from the 17th to19th March 2016, once again providing those youths from Regional Victoria an opportunity to sail on Port Phillip Bay on big yachts with experienced crews from Sandringham Yacht Club.

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Crowd Funding Campaign Cambodia

Clean Water For Cambodia

Following the successful completion of our pilot Sustainable Community Project in Cambodia, Brighton Rotary have launched their first crowd funding campaign to raise vitally needed funds so that we may roll this project out in a second group of villages in an impoverished rural area in the north of Cambodia - home to over 4,000 people.

Topics: fund raising,  rotary project,  clean water

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