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Marae Vaccination Staff Get Top Mask Protection

Friday, 5 November 2021, 3:00 pm | Rotary Club

Frontline staff at Papakura and Manurewa Marae in South Auckland are safer now that New Zealand mask manufacturer Lanaco has supplied masks to them, through a national Rotary project. Rotary is distributing Lanaco-made masks in the Rotary One Million ... More >>

Lethal Biases In Our Medical System

Monday, 11 October 2021, 6:17 pm | Rotary Club

“Because of the efforts of Rotary and its partners, almost 19 million people are walking today who would have otherwise been paralysed.” - John Germ Past President, Rotary International The eradication of polio is Rotary International’s longest, ... More >>

1Million masks campaign starts in Porirua

Friday, 17 September 2021, 1:57 pm | Rotary Club

Here in New Zealand members of Rotary across the country are embarking on a significant project to help support control of Covid 19 Delta in New Zealand and in The Pacific. More >>

Lighting Up Auckland’s Sky Tower For Rotary’s Centenary

Thursday, 10 June 2021, 11:00 am | Rotary Club

In honour of Rotary’s milestone anniversary, Auckland’s Sky Tower will be lit in the organisation’s signature colours of blue and gold on the evening of June 13, 2021.  Rotary’s 100 years in New Zealand and 85 years in the Pacific ... More >>

Rotary says a Humanitarian Disaster is taking place in Samoa

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 3:41 pm | Rotary Club

“Rotarians throughout New Zealand stand alongside the Samoan Community in their loss and grief of so many beautiful children. More >>

Devonport Rotary's Fine Homes Tour is back

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 11:37 am | Rotary Club

The Fine Homes Tour of Devonport provides a rare opportunity to visit 10 Devonport homes of distinction, plus an extra bonus garden in Spring 2017! More >>

New Central Otago/Lakes Schools’ Debating Championship

Monday, 14 August 2017, 9:36 am | Rotary Club

14 August 2017 - Public advocacy company ‘The Message’ , in concert with the Cromwell Rotary Club, is organising and hosting the 2017 Central Otago Schools’ Debating Championship – and there has been an excellent response from secondary ... More >>

Last Chance to View the Most Thought Provoking Images

Friday, 21 July 2017, 1:14 pm | Rotary Club

Last Chance to View the Most Thought Provoking Images Rotary Club of Auckland presents World Press Photo Exhibition Open now until 30 July 2017, Auckland Time is running out for Aucklanders to experience the eye-opening World Press Photo Exhibition. Hosted ... More >>

Rotary aims to save breaking hearts this Valentine’s Day

Monday, 13 February 2017, 11:05 am | Rotary Club

Rotary clubs in Auckland, with help from high profile doctor John Mayhew, are taking aim at New Zealand’s leading cause of adult death with a heart-warming initiative today. The country’s largest Rotary district is launching Heart Savers, a project ... More >>

Rotarians Recognise World Polio Day 24th October 2016

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 2:00 pm | Rotary Club

Rotary members in New Zealand will be among thousands worldwide reaching out during the week commencing on World Polio Day, 24th October 2016, to raise awareness, funds and support to end polio – a vaccine preventable disease that still threatens children ... More >>

Rotary Appeal For Cyclone Winston

Sunday, 21 February 2016, 8:19 pm | Rotary Club

Rotary New Zealand is appealing for funds to support our Neighbours in Fiji following the devastation from Cyclone Winston. More >>

Rotary releases US$6.9 million for Nigeria

Tuesday, 27 October 2015, 10:13 am | Rotary Club

The announcement was made during the World Polio Day livestream event in New York City. In total, Rotary gives US$ 40.4 million to end polio worldwide LAGOS, Nigeria, October 26, 2015/ -- On the heels of historic success against polio in Nigeria and ... More >>

Rotary urges New Zealanders to support effort to end polio

Tuesday, 20 October 2015, 12:18 pm | Rotary Club

Following a major global health milestone last month, Rotary in New Zealand urges all New Zealanders to join them in the global fight to eradicate polio by donating to its End Polio Campaign at in recognition ... More >>

Rotary New Zealand Calls on Government to Add Global Value

Thursday, 3 September 2015, 11:32 am | Rotary Club

The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) will be held on Malta from November 27th to 29th. The biennial meeting is an opportunity for Commonwealth leaders including New Zealand to discuss matters of pressing concern and for Commonwealth citizens ... More >>

Ahuriri Rotary Club again collect citrus for distribution

Monday, 24 August 2015, 12:45 pm | Rotary Club

Ahuriri Rotary’s Annual Citrus Drive is once again collecting excess citrus fruit for free distribution to Rest Homes, Social Services and Senior Citizens in the South Island More >>

World Humanitarian Day - 19 August 2015

Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 12:27 pm | Rotary Club

Rotary International is a non-political, non-religious, voluntary organisation with 1.2 million members around the world. Since 1905, Rotary continues to assist people and communities in need. At the Tokyo Convention in 1928 Founder Paul Harris said More >>

Rotary New Zealand - Response to Nepal Earthquakes

Wednesday, 13 May 2015, 11:16 am | Rotary Club

Rotary New Zealand continue to monitor the situation in Nepal following the Earthquake on 25 April 2015 and which will now include the regions affected by the Earthquake of 13 May 2015. More >>

Special new event to showcase local wine

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 12:10 pm | Rotary Club

Calling all wine lovers – an exciting new charity wine tasting and auction event is coming to Matakana this May. More >>

Far North low-decile schools ditch traditional teaching

Monday, 9 March 2015, 12:22 pm | Rotary Club

About seventy students at the low-decile Paihia School will unwrap brand-new Chromebook computers tomorrow as part of a revolutionary new teaching system being rolled out across the Far North by a group of principals and educators with the support of a ... More >>

Rotary ‘Police Person of the Year’ Award 2014

Wednesday, 12 November 2014, 12:43 pm | Rotary Club

The combined Rotary Clubs of Hamilton are calling for nominations for the 2014 Rotary "Police Person of the Year" Award. More >>