President's Message
Ian Watson
member photo
           2nd August 2018
President Ian Watson Welcomed al.
Apologies: Kurk, Martin, Jeff, Barry, John, Peter.
Special Guests: Nil
Rotary events:
With regret Harry the cook has put in his resignation to the Council from doing their Cooking. This means we will have to arrange for our own breakfasts again or we look at alternative venue. He will be available for or next meeting on the 16th.
Not sure if we are having a meeting on the 30th. TBA
Webinars: Kero O'shea has produced some Membership webinars which will air on district web site.

Directors: Need to get Budgets to President and Treasurer by next Board Meeting 21st August 18

NOTE: Next  Club Meeting to be at  City of Cockburn premises on the 16th August 2018
Guest Speakers:
All speakers were presented with small mementos of their visit to the club by President Ian Watson
Guest Speaker: No Speaker on third Thursday of month.
Directors Reports:
Club Service/Vice President: Local cyclist riding around the world looking for additional funding. To be declined after discussion. PP. Rosinda to respond.
Governance Officer: Charities Licence submitted for approval just waiting on one Police Check renewal and 2016-17 Financials Audited to be supplied..
COC Mens Shed Inc: The Mens Shed has been completed and Formal Opening done now having a Friends and Supporters BBQ etc  on the 24th August 4pm to 7pm. Invites to follow. (Maybe a fellowship event for this month)
Treasurer:  Budgets required early new year from all the Directors for approval by the board
Foundation: Ray Swap Meet at Beeliar Shopping centre a go. Meetings ongoing but probably not starting until Spring. Requirement for a Traffic Report to be done by Council with one quote being $7500. Looking for cheaper and or Council waive.
Fellowship: Those who attended the Fellowship night at the Glen Iris Club was enjoyed and the food was great and reasonably priced.
Membership:  Business Cards available. In the Club cupboard.
Vocational: Diane chasing up schools regarding Literacy awards. 4Way Test schools being approached.
Youth: Disabilty Chair has been delivered and nearly ready for presentation. Will arrange for PR News. Youth Exchange shared in Jan-July 2019. Not happening now. 
Spring fair: Date advised as the 28th October 2018.
Curry Park Memorial; Discussions still going on with the Bibra Lake Community Assoc and the Mens Shed regarding re landscaping the Memorial of the early settlers (The Tapper Family)
FINES: Michael Beaver            Bevan Assisted
No Stamps?
Who sent Harry a get well card? We all did as Rosinda sent card on behalf of the club. So fined Rosinda.
Snow on Stirling Ranges: All those who lived in area. Geoff, Nat (Denmark?) and Bevan (collie?)
Watto for being the closest to Tony Bullimore (deceased this week) Round the world sailor saved off the Sth Coast when his Yacht sank.
Dual Citizens: After our leader Opposition and also Fran Logan highlighted this week in the news.
Quiz: Those who don't know answer
Fields Award which movie was this depicted in:  Good will Hunting
Ceylon named now? Sri-Lanka
Ethiopia was?: Abyssinia
Taiwan?: Formosa
Miramar: Burma
Brought The Box
Alan had a bad day: Tried to open Daughters Unit but was at wrong Unit.
                               Paid $13000 for security door instead of $1300
Lucky Numbers:
#51  - Club
Meeting Responsibilities
Meeting 16th August 2018
Robeson, Lindsay
Goodreid, Bevan
Webb, Geoff
Meeting August 30th 2018
Watson, Simon
Leahy, Robyn
Hodgson, Peter
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Peter Hodgson
August 6
Geoff Webb
August 26
Join Date
Kurk Brandstater
August 15, 2013
5 years
Alan Wright
August 31, 1995
23 years