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It was brilliant to hear from Karonga Assistant Principal, Murray Graves, about this local Epping school for students with special needs. Speaking in front of a group of Rotarians about the school may have been a new experience but not only was it informative and educational for us but what shone through above all was the passion, commitment and compassion. Not just Murray’s but clearly of all the staff. We will start exploring ways in which we may be able to reconnect with Karonga.
Karonga School Chris 2019-10-20 13:00:00Z 0
 Epping Arts Fair Chris 2019-02-20 13:00:00Z 0
The year started with a highly competitive game of barefoot bowls at North Epping Bowling Club! Recuperation included plenty of pizza and visits to the bar.
2019 First Meeting Chris 2018-03-03 13:00:00Z 0
There were plenty of smiles on the happy faces of the young boys and girls who attended a CCA holiday program run recently at 'The Shack'.  Epping Rotarians Peter Garrard, Alan Cunningham and Trevor McAlister led a group of 15 youngsters through the process of building four of these fun machines.
 Epping Rotary billy-cart experts steer the way! Chris 2018-03-03 13:00:00Z 0
Record numbers (45) turned out to give Terrys Creek an autumn clean! Epping Rotarians with the help of Epping Presbyterian Boys Brigade, Eastwood Epping Leos and local volunteers extracted the usual range of shopping trolleys, old tyres, plastic and more plastic from the creek. Thank you everyone, particularly to master coordinator, Ian Bittner! A job well done.
 Clean Up Australia Day - Terrys Creek Chris 2018-03-03 13:00:00Z 0
Congratulations to these six deserving recipients of Rotary Pride of Workmanship or Community Service Awards who through their work or their voluntary efforts are making a positive difference in our local Epping community and the wider world. This photo does not do them justice…
 Pride of Workmanship & Community Service Awards Chris 2016-11-11 00:00:00Z 0
Epping Rotarians in action at Epping station. Thanks to the generosity of Epping rail users more than $1000 was raised to fund research helping the one in five Australians affected by depression, anxiety, schizophrenia and many other illnesses
Australian Rotary Health - Hat Day - Friday 7th October 2016 Chris 2016-11-11 00:00:00Z 0
CCA & Epping Rotary 2016 Quiz Night Chris 2016-09-19 00:00:00Z 0
Amanda Chadwick, Administrator for the new City of Parramatta Council, will address the Epping Rotary meeting this Monday focusing on social infrastructure in and around Epping.
This is a great opportunity to become better informed and to ask questions. Also, to find out what Epping Rotary is about and up to in the local community.
When: Monday 29th August  6.00 for 6.30; (approx. finish 8.15pm)
Where: The Epping Club, Rawson St, Epping (The Terrace Grill)
Cost: $25pp; excellent(!) 2-course meal plus coffee/tea
Booking is necessary for catering and seating purposes.
To attend please contact Peter Garrard (0410 685 417) or email:
Ideally before the end of Friday 27th August to help estimate numbers!
Epping - Social Infrastructure Chris 2016-08-23 00:00:00Z 0
At last Monday’s meeting (15/8) members were blown away by the confidence and composure of two outstanding young persons following their attendance at two quite different, but formative, programs assisted by Epping Rotary.
Annie attended the NSW Youth Parliament and Angus attended the Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment (RYPEN), a program that develops "life skills" and motivation to help teenagers cope with the challenges of a very competitive future.
Both were grateful for the support from Epping Rotary and both were impressive as they provided a thoughtful and stimulating perspective on their experiences and understanding of current issues.
In addition, Else gave an excellent summary of the work that The Shack ( undertakes to support the youth of the Epping area. The importance of this service was very clear from the range of activities and services provided often on a 1:1 basis due to the significant issues that the young person may be dealing with. Else's presentation made it so clear why we as Epping Rotary are committed to fundraising for this vital service in our local community.
These impressive young people are examples of the youth in our community and we as a Club are proud that we can support them in a range of ways.
Epping Rotary supports our Local Youth Chris 2016-08-19 00:00:00Z 0
Epping Rotary is holding this forum on traffic, congestion and parking to help Epping residents keep abreast of local issues at a time of major change. 
We are all concerned about traffic in the area and I invite you to join us and Rotary members at our meeting on Monday 25th July.
Booking is essential for catering purposes.
Monday 25 July    6:00 for 6.30pm - finish by 8.30
The Epping Club
45 Rawson St, Epping. 
Damien Tudehope, MP for Epping
Representative from RMS. 
Cost: $25 includes food. 
Booking: by Friday 22 July 
Epping Rotary Community Forum - Epping Traffic & Parking 2016-07-25 00:00:00Z 0
PRESIDENT PETER'S  Rotary Year in Review: 2015-16 Theme "Be a gift to the World "
Everyone of us has something to give. We can give our talent, our knowledge, our abilities and our effort.  We can give our dedication. Through Rotary we can take these gifts and make a genuine difference in the lives of others and in our world. Through Rotary we can leave behind something that is real and lasting.
How did Epping Rotary work towards achieving this goal of being a gift to the world?
Firstly, by being a Rotary club that challenges the emphasis on material comforts and a sense of entitlement to leading a comfortable life through focusing on what we can do for the community.
Secondly,  by focusing on the Rotary ideal of service to others in our community in which we live in Epping.  This ideal of service is one that permeates through Rotary in every avenue and project that is planned. 
Epping Rotary Changeover Night 2016 2016-07-08 00:00:00Z 0
Epping Rotary & Allowah Quiz Night 2016-06-04 00:00:00Z 0
What is it like taking a large team to Africa?  It has probably been one of the most rewarding experiences in my life. In mid February, I began leading Rotary members from all over the East Coast of the United States through Ghana. I’ve tried to give the team a warm Ghanaian welcome like I’ve received on my earlier trips. A large trip is a real blessing because each person sees Ghana and our work in a different way.
Saving lives in Ghana 2015-05-15 00:00:00Z 0
Throughout India and around the world, Rotary clubs are celebrating a major milestone: India has gone three years without a new case of polio. The last reported case was a two-year-old girl in West Bengal on 13 January 2011. To mark this historic triumph, Rotary clubs illuminated landmarks and iconic structures throughout the country with four simple but powerful words, "India is polio free."
India celebrates three years without polio 2015-05-15 00:00:00Z 0