President's Message
Ian Watson
member photo
       6th September 2018
President Ian Watson Welcomed al.
Apologies: Kurk, Martin, Jeff, Barry, John, Ray and Barry
Special Guests: Nil
Rotary events:
Welcomed to the new meeting Premises. Thanks to the Men's Shed for allowing us to use their facilities.
address: 2 Sullivan St, Cockburn Central WA
Still getting some things sorted like moving meeting stuff and cupboard etc.

Directors: Need to get Budgets to President and Treasurer by next Board Meeting 17th September 18

Guest Speakers:
Non this week. Bit of a forum to sort out the move
Guest Speaker: Non
Directors Reports:
Club Service/Vice President: VIV Cards to be actioned by Rosinda for members.
Invite out from Palm Beach to join their club on 24th October at clipper inn. See event below
Governance Officer: Charities Licence submitted for approval just waiting on  Financials Audited to be supplied..
COC Mens Shed Inc: The Mens Shed has been completed and Formal Opening done. Invite out for a Sundowner will follow
Treasurer:  Budgets required early new year from all the Directors for approval by the board. Membership fees are due.
Foundation: Ray Swap Meet at Beeliar Shopping centre a go. Meetings ongoing but probably not starting until late Spring. Requirement for a Traffic Report to be done by Council.
Fellowship: Those who attended the Fellowship night at the Chinese Restaurant Dragon Palace Cockburn Central were treated to a banquet of Chinese food. Recommend highly. Next to be advised but maybe a corporate bowls night at the new Bowling Centre sometime
Membership:  Business Cards available. In the Club cupboard. On going meetings next 10am Jamaca Blue 17th Sept.
Mens Shed Garage Sale (huge range of tools and machines) coming up anyone want to have first choice let Peter know.
Community: Been travelling stuck out in the wild with suspension problems. Stockland have approved grant request for $1000 for Microscopes to two schools plus batteries
Vocational: Diane chasing up schools regarding Literacy awards. 4Way Test schools being approached. Meeting arranged with committee
Youth: Disabilty Chair has been delivered and arranging for press 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). The council has come to the party and approved the fencing and landscaping in budget. We maybe able to do up the new signage as a gift under our 50year community donation.
Bulletin Editor: Apologies for missing last meeting bully.
FINES: Peter Hodgson           Natalie Assisted
No Stamps or badges ?
Geoff; poor excuse for a guard dog at the door
Doc: setting up a new town in the middle of the desert. Breakdown excuse. 2 Springs Camp.
Mayor Logan:
Michael: Late again
Mens Shed:
Brought Box: Michael regarding ALDI  why I'm Grumpy.
Lucky Numbers:
#36  - Club
Upcoming Events
Sep 17, 2018
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Joint club meeting with Palm Beach
Clipper Hotel
Oct 24, 2018
6:15 PM – 9:00 PM
Meeting Responsibilities
Meeting 20th September 2018
Wright, Diane
Seara, Rosinda
Wright, Alan
Meeting October 4th 2018
Hoar, Barry
Watson, Simon
Harrison, Martin
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Nat Blechynden
September 5
Kurk Brandstater
September 10
Diane Wright
September 16
Ray McKinnon
September 18
Jeff Meyers
September 24
Spouse Birthdays
Natalie Blechynden
September 5
Diane Wright
September 16
Join Date
Diane Wright
September 11, 2008
10 years
Barry Hoar
September 27, 1984
34 years