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Commencing in 1977 by Founder Walter De Bont with 26 participants, the event has grown into New Zealand's premier and largest cycling event, with over 7,000 riders from across New Zealand, and the world taking part each year! Originally owned and operated by the Taupo...read more
Peter Vollweiler, along with a group of foundation members, is regarded as the founder of the Milton Rotary Tramping Club. Commenced in 1986, members of The Otago Youth Adventure Trust/Milton Rotary Tramping Club were all highly experienced tramping and climbing...read more
Floriade is billed as 'Australia's Biggest Celebration of Spring' and it brings people to Canberra by the tens of thousands. Of course, growing flowers isn't a sport, but getting outdoors at a community event to celebrate Spring is great for community mental health....read more
A friend of the Rotary Club of Sale and race coordinator, Gerard Callinan was discussing fundraising ideas with the Club. The idea of a fun run and racing against a historic wooden-hulled boat was well received. Held for the first time in 2018, the race had over 200...read more
Russell Green is an inspirational Rotarian with a passion. The footer on his email says, “If your ‘Everest’ is out there waiting to be climbed, then do it now while you can.” On October 14, he will set off with his longtime paddling partner, Peter Sowden, of the...read more
"When you wake up in Bangkok and go to bed in Kathmandu - you know you've just started a great adventure," stated Rotarian Paul Roger as he commenced the 2018 ShelterBox fundraising trek in Nepal. The ShelterBox Nepal Trek was organised by Inspired Adventure on behalf...read more
In September 2017, we officially launched Rotary.Fitness at the Darwin Institute with a few shirts and a vision. Over the last 12 months, we've continued to develop the program and a year later, at the Australia New Zealand Conference in Hobart, we revealed six new...read more
Every year on the 3rd Saturday in August, Alice Springs is the Place to be. So mark it in your calendar now, (we put it in ours) The Territorians have a unique sense of humour, thinking little about the pomp and ceremony of English rowing regattas. Their mock regatta...read more
We began design, experimentation and testing of the Rotary Fitness initiative over a year ago. Until now, all of the work has been done in Australia in support of Australian Rotary clubs and their events. We are going over the ditch At the Australia/New Zealand Rotary...read more