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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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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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Hello Alice Springs!

We sure had a great time on the Yorke Peninsula, but alas, we had to move on. Our hosts from the peninsula took us in to Adelaide for an overnight stay at a hotel plus a farewell dinner. Then we … Continue reading

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The Countdown Begins

This month, a small group of Canadians and Americans will venture ‘down under.’ We are a Vocational Training Team sponsored by Rotary International District 5060, which stretches 550 miles from Prosser, WA to Clearwater B.C. The two-nation district has 59 … Continue reading

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