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Inside This Issue Carman’s Chronicle Photos Meeting 768 Magilligan’s Island News Headline Pauline’s Penance Next Meeting Club Events

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Magillican’s Island, RYPEN, CROE-4 and ”The Project that Enthuses” leads to an overfull program for a one hour breakfast meeting. Jim Bond from Stradbroke Scouts briefed us on clothing, sustenance and safety issues in preparation for the Club’s kayaking expedition to Magillican’s Island somewhere out on the Port River next Sunday. GPS directions for this destination however are still proving elusive. The Club has been successful in recruiting four great students for this year’s Rotary (Australia) Youth Program of Enrichment or RYPEN at Woodhouse in late April and the Unley RC is keen to support two. The two M’s representing MS are Michael Capoccia and Melissa Carlesso and we look forward to them joining us for breakfast next Tuesday. The Campbelltown RC plans to go bush in October for their CROE-4 outback bash and, after considerable concern about how to avoid soggy sandwiches, members accepted Campbelltown’s invitation for our Club to gastronomically prepare and launch the expedition to the outback. Time limited our discussions, but it became clear that another requirement for our international program is that it lends itself to the Club being able to successfully compete for a RI matching grant. The issue of the ideal project having the scope to include a hands-on/working party component was also aired.

Regards Ian

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The Rotary Club of Magill Sunrise is setting off with our friends from Stradbroke and Beaumont Scouts in search of

A few places are still available so contact Lindsay. Participants have the opportunity to do a morning cruise (including basic tuition) or stay on for an afternoon paddle if the weather is fine. Further details are attached to this email.

Directions will be advised to participants.

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Speaking at the Rotary Club Luncheon on Friday, Brigadier-General S. Price Weir said he believed the original "diggers," the name which was eventually applied to all Australian troops, were the men in the 10th Battalion from Broken Hill, commanded by Colonel Jacob. Many of them were miners, and their services were greatly in request during the early days on Gallipoli for digging trenches. He as commanding officer of the 10th Battalion was often asked for a loan of some of the diggers and the term appeared to spread until it included all Australian troops.

1929 'THE ORIGIN OF "DIGGER.".', The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931), 27 April, p. 15, viewed 13 April, 2012, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article35724874

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Trevor for saying that Robyn and I looked like a couple of Nuns in our hooded Rotary jackets.

Mark M for tipping water from the BBQ tent roof onto Robyn.

John K for doing the same to me.

Greg for being the cutest Easter Bunny in pink ears and an orange safety jacket.

Tracy, Trevor, Ian and Chris for getting all correct in the footy tipping.

Kevin and Shirley for being late (there’s no point in putting all the blame on Kevin).

Tracy, Mark T and Lindsay for being late.

Ian for his senior moment when sending out his email on the GSE team – he put April instead of May.

Mark T for wanting to set up a booth with Trevor to sell insurance to the intrepid kayak paddlers.

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http://www.rotarynews.info/2/Club/3798/3807/

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Ian Carman

Licaria Scheepers

Tuesday 6.50 for 7.00am Hectorville Sporting Club, Fisher Street, Magill magill.rotary@gmail.com www.magill.rotaryclub.org.au

www.facebook.com/rotarymagill

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www.rotarynews.info/district9520

6.30pm

Campbelltown

Athelstone Football Club

150 George St, Paradise

1.00pm 6.15pm 6.30pm 6.30pm

Norwood St Peter’s Kent Town Unley

Norwood Town Hall Kensington Hotel The Royal Hotel Unley Sports Club

George Street, Norwood 23 Regent St, Kensington 2 North Tce, Kent Town 39 Oxford Tce, Unley

7.15am 6.15pm 6.30pm 6.30pm 6.30pm

Eastwood Hyde Park Burnside Mitcham Morialta

Granada Flinders Lodge Hyde Park Tavern The Feathers Hotel Edinburgh Hotel The Rezz Hotel

Dequetteville Tce, Kent Town Park St & King William Rd, Hyde Park Glynburn Road, Burnside High Street, Mitcham 20 Hamilton Tce, Newton

No Meetings

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The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of a worthy enterprise and in particular to encourage and foster The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service. High ethical standards in business and professions; the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations; and the dignifying by every Rotarian of their occupation as an opportunity to serve society. The application of the ideal service by every Rotarian to their personal, business and community life. The advancement of international understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional people united in the ideal of service.

The Four Way Test of the things we think, say or do: Is it the truth? Is it Fair to all concerned? Will it build goodwill and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?

For good food, good fellowship And the opportunity to serve through Rotary …we give thanks.

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