Upcoming Events

30 years on – What’s happening in the world of HIV and AIDS?

Time & Date: 

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 18:30

Location: 

99 on York Club
99 York Street
2000 Sydney, NSW
Australia

Efrem Manassey has been volunteering with Tree of Hope for 6 years. He is the assistant editor for the newsletter and will update us on the 20th International AIDS Conference held in Melbourne 20-25 July 2014.  The theme of the conference was 'Stepping Up the Pace' with key messages about stigma and discrimination.

The Youth Challenge in Pacific Island Countries

Time & Date: 

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 07:30

Location: 

The Grace Hotel
77 York Street
2000 Sydney, NSW
Australia

Our near neighbours in the Pacific Islands are facing a booming youth population, but where will opportunities for young people come from in small states with limited economic prospects?  This presentation will discuss how Australia, the World Bank and others are responding to this current challenge.

District Conference

Time & Date: 

Friday, November 14, 2014 - 18:00 to Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 13:00

Location: 

National Convention Centre Canberra
31 Constitution Ave
2061 Canberra, ACT
Australia

We can't tell you how important it is that you attend a District Conference.  You will have heard other Darlings (and many other Rotarians) say that it was only after they attended a conference that they really got to know what Rotary was about and formed the close connections that bind us together with other members of the club.  Several of us are going, and have booked an apartment close to the venue.  We would love you to take this opportunity to have a weekend away and join us for a range of exciting guest speakers that cover both Rotary and general issues.

Charting your course to new horizons.

Time & Date: 

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 18:30

Location: 

99 on York Club
99 York Street
2000 Sydney, NSW
Australia

As a Organisational and Counselling Psychologist, Colleen is passionate about enabling individuals to reach their full potential in both a clinical and an organisational setting. Come along and enjoy a fun, experiential and interactive session that will give you the opportunity to explore your identity through designing your own personal sailing craft that reflects of who you are in terms of your:                                            

Club Forum

Time & Date: 

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 18:30

Location: 

99 on York Club
99 York Street
2000 Sydney, NSW
Australia

This is one of our planning meetings where we review our projects and look forward to what the new year will bring.  This is the time to bring your ideas and enthusiasm to The Darlings.  Do you have a special project or feedback on the current plans?  Come along to have your say and feel as though you are involved and contributing.  Important plans are afoot and you need to know what they are......see you then.........

Pizza party!

Time & Date: 

Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 12:30

Location: 

D'Alessandri's home
Australia

The Darlings are having a pizza party to celebrate the end of the year and the start of Christmas celebrations.  Come along to the true taste of a wood fired pizza at the D'Alessandri's house.  Thanks for the invitation, John & Marie.  BYO drinks.

Farm stay weekend

Time & Date: 

Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 11:30 to Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 16:30

Location: 

Near Goulburn
Australia

Come along for a relaxing weekend away with the Darlings.  Enjoy a real country experience meeting the cattle, sheep and other wildlife....did I say wildlife....well yes, there might be some of that too!  Visit the Goulburn Show and enjoy some local wine as we select the vintage for the next 'Darling Drop'.  Connoisseurs only allowed to decide.......oh, I forgot, we're all connoisseurs!!

Thanks to Stan and Anne for their invitation to join them at their country retreat.