Movember 2014

During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of millions of moustaches around the world. With their “Mo’s” men and women raise vital funds and awareness for prostate and testicular cancer and mental health. In 2014, Rotaract Australia again created a team of Rotaractors, Rotarians and friends in support of Movember. Through a […]

Presidential Citation

A reminder that Presidential Citations are due to your District Governor by March 31st, at the latest. Now is a great time to reassess your clubs progress over the year and to consider what else you can do to meet the RI President’s goals for Rotaract this year. Download the form from here.

Why Volunteer?

Feeling stuck in a rut? Rarely see people outside of work and family? Then connect to your community and become a volunteer. And before you say you don’t have time, consider the benefits: New friends and networks Committing to a shared activity together is an ideal way to meet new people and broaden your support […]

Made In Movember

Why Would I Get Involved? Movember is the leading global organisation committed to changing the face of men’s health. This is achieved by challenging men to grow moustaches during Movember (the month formerly known as November) to spark conversation and raise funds for prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health problems. Movember has raised more […]

RotarACTION AU – Mid-Year 2014

Check out the eighth edition of RotarACTION AU. Highlights include all the action from the Rotaract PreConvention and RI Convention in Sydney, a recap of the Asia Pac Regional Rotaract Conference, and loads of other exciting stuff. We’re sorry, your browser doesn’t support IFrames. You can still visit this item., however. Enlarge this document in […]

Another Point of View

Believe it or not, the ability to imagine another’s point of view develops over time. Psychologist Jean Piaget suggests that most of us only started developing this ability around the age of four. It may be a complex skill, but now that we’ve worked it out, we should make use of it. It can help […]

National Project – RAM

Originally published on Sep 5, 2014 It is with great pleasure and excitement that we launch Rotaract Australia’s first major national project, Rotaractors Against Malaria, in partnership with Rotarians Against Malaria. The mission of Rotarians Against Malaria is: The prevention of mortality, and a reduction in morbidity and social and economic loss caused by malaria through a progressive improvement and strengthening […]

2014-15 MDIO Executive

Congratulations to the incoming Rotaract Australia MDIO Executive for 2014-15. Chairman Michael Shields Michael has twice been a DRR in 9790 and has held the role of Southern Region Representative. He has been involved in the Rotaract Australia MDIO since the very first meeting and was the chair of the Australian Rotaract Conference in Melbourne. […]

Rotaract Australia Award Winners 2013

A huge congratulations to all of the 2013 Rotaract Australia Award Winners. You will be able to read more about the awards in the next edition of RotarACTION AU. Community Bundaberg Rotaract – Bundaberg Flood Recovery International Diamond Valley Rotaract – Care Compassion Gala Dinner, fundraising for a charity in Kenya Professional Development Adelaide City […]