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Rotary’s Highest Award Presented by International President

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 10:02 am | Rotary

Rotary International’s highest honour has been awarded to a Rotarian in the lower North Island for the first time in 21 years. More >>

Future Leaders Honoured

Monday, 4 September 2017, 1:46 pm | Rotary

Porirua’s young future leaders were honoured today for going the extra mile to serve their schools and the community. More >>

Applications sought from Kiwi youngsters

Monday, 23 May 2016, 2:58 pm | Rotary

Rotary is currently accepting applications from New Zealand students who want to experience a "true" exchange with a family on the other side of the Tasman - including a week-long "safari". More >>

Rotary Mt Eden and Rotary Epsom Combine Forces

Thursday, 19 May 2016, 10:10 am | Rotary

Auckland (18 May 2016) — A wonderful event is coming up for art lovers, art collectors and art buyers as well as those people with a particular interest in stroke rehabilitation! More >>

International Youth Exchange Students Lead The way

Monday, 29 June 2015, 1:39 pm | Rotary

Rotary’s Emergency Response Kit programme got an unexpected gift of generosity during New Zealand’s National Volunteer Week. Seven International Youth Exchange students in New Zealand for a year determined they wanted to give back to the world ... More >>

Rotary is giving your child a chance to expand their horizon

Tuesday, 23 June 2015, 11:04 am | Rotary

Rotary Clubs throughout New Zealand and Australia are offering parents the chance to enrol their child in a very special student exchange. More >>

Ebola Virus Threatens Bo Hospital, Sierra Leone

Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 3:49 pm | Rotary

RNZWCS Limited (Rotary New Zealand) is collaborating with Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd who has registered a project in Bo, Sierra Leone to build and extend the Bo Children’s Hospital and provide basic health care education. The ... More >>

Polio is still only a plane ride away

Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 3:02 pm | Rotary

Rotary New Zealand is committed to ensure that New Zealanders continue to play their part as global citizens to eradicate polio. Polio, a highly contagious viral infection may lead to paralysis, breathing problems, or even death. More >>

Bushfire Victims Are Being Supported by New Zealanders

Friday, 25 October 2013, 11:26 am | Rotary

Australia Bushfire Victims Are Being Supported by New Zealanders Rotary New Zealand is joining with Rotary Australia and has launched a Bushfire Appeal that seeks public donations. New Zealand donations qualify for tax deductibility and should be send ... More >>

Rotary New Zealand Supports Cataract Surgery in Fiji

Wednesday, 31 July 2013, 9:56 am | Rotary

The Rotary Fiji Cataract Surgery initiative is a twice annual program held at Taveuni Island Hospital, Fiji and is endorsed by Rotary New Zealand. 250 surgeries have been booked for the next program starting on Monday 4th November this year. This will ... More >>

Mobile library vans donated to Christchurch

Monday, 3 December 2012, 5:07 pm | Rotary

Christchurch City Libraries is making history by taking books to areas where library services have been disrupted since the February 2011 earthquake. More >>

23 February - a pivotal date in history

Friday, 17 February 2012, 4:23 pm | Rotary

23 February is the 107th anniversary of the first Rotary club established in Chicago, Illinois in 1905. This anniversary, Rotarians worldwide will focus attention on PolioPlus, the most ambitious program in Rotary’s history. It is the volunteer arm of the ... More >>

Reality check by Rotary study group from India

Thursday, 26 May 2011, 2:14 pm | Rotary

The New Zealand dairy industry was given a reality check in Timaru this week – by five visitors from India here on a Rotary Group Study Exchange. More >>

Rotary names attorney John Hewko as its new top exec

Friday, 14 January 2011, 10:15 am | Rotary

Experience of seasoned international professional complements the global humanitarian organization's mission and philosophy EVANSTON, Ill. (Jan. 12, 2011) - Rotary International has named John Hewko, an attorney with extensive international experience in both ... More >>