Tag Archives: Australia

Rotary Trip to Australia Gets Press

Thought we’d share a few clips about our adventure to Australia for Rotary International.¬† Here are two nice stories from our local publications. Business reporter Mai Hoang of The Yakima Herald Republic¬† did a feature May 29th. Click here to … Continue reading

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Australia and U.S./Canadian Rotary International Vocational Training Teams Meet

This past weekend, the 2016 Vocational Training Teams from Rotary International Districts 9500 and 5060 came together in Yakima WA for the District Conference of 5060.¬† It was a great time of fellowship and learning as the teams attended conference … Continue reading

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The Aussies are Coming!

Rotary International District 9500 in Australia is sending a Vocational Training Team (VTT) of five to visit and learn about their professions in Rotary International District 5060. They arrive May 10th and will be in Washington and British Columbia through … Continue reading

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Our Final Days in Australia

Next up in Adelaide was a day out in the country (Tuesday April 12th). This time it was “all about Jim” as the emphasis was on smaller operations in the fruit industry. But first was a stop at Mt. Lofty … Continue reading

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Learning and Exploring in Adelaide

Our final leg of this journey takes us where it all began, Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia. It was quite a change coming from the hot Northern region to coastal fall weather. We went our separate ways to … Continue reading

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The Australian Outback: Day Two and Three

Rise and shine! To wake us at 5:00 a.m., Kate played her favorite selections of ‘get up and go songs’ from her I-Pad, from the Lion King “Circle of Life” to the Beatle’s “Here Comes the Sun” she had us … Continue reading

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On Safari in The Australian Outback: Day One

As part of our visit to Alice Springs, we were treated to a three day safari by District 9500. The trip was made possible through the Peter Sutton Memorial GSE Safari Trust. The fund was established in honor of Peter … Continue reading

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