Tag Archives: Yakima Valley

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 Rotary Trip Featured At Yakima Valley Tourism Annual Meeting

Our Rotary Vocational Training Trip to Australia was featured at the Annual Meeting of Yakima Valley Tourism (YVT) today. Team leader and YVT CEO John Cooper gave a twenty minute program on the trip for the 120 people in attendance. … 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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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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