Welcome to the Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside

Being a Rotarian is a challenging, stimulating and rewarding experience.

The Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside has been supporting the Bishopdale Burnside and Greater Christchurch community for over 46 years with a number of projects and fundraising events.

We welcome enquiries from interested persons who wish to learn more about Rotary.

We also welcome visiting Rotarians to our meetings.

Members gathered for fellowship at our venue which is the Papanui Returned Services Association rooms at about 5.30 pm each Monday for a 6 pm meal.

After a dinner a short business section commences at 6.30 pm which is generally followed by a speaker who addresses the club on a topic of interest to Rotary.

Meetings generally finish at 7.30 pm.


RSA Papanui
55 Bellvue Avenue

Entry also available off Harewood Road

Papanui Returned Services Association, 55 Bellvue Tce, Papanui, Christchurch

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A small team of Bishopdale Burnside Rotary Club members spent Saturday morning at the Canterbury Steam Preservation Society at McLeans Island giving "Bruce" a makeover with a new paint.

"Bruce" is part of the children's playground equipment at Steam Scene which houses working displays of steam powered equipment, including pumps, stationary steam boilers, engines and turbines. Steam scene is open the 1st Sunday of each month.

We even had our own chief stirrer on the team.
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Are you aged between 18 and 25 and aspire to Leadership?

Then an Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) might be just for you.

RYLA's objectives are to equip, instruct and encourage promising young people from varying backgrounds to better serve their communities, to provide participants with a stimulating and fun experience they will not forget.

The Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside is currently seeking prospective candidates for next years 6 day residential course to be held in Christchurch at College House 100 Waimairi Road from Sunday 12th to Friday 17th January 2020.

Phone Keith on 021 175 1701 for more information or the RYLA 9970 website ryla9970.org.nz/
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People of Action

Our club has been active in a variety of projects both locally and internationally in Youth, Community and International


BookaramaOur  annual major fund-raising project has been held for the last 14 years.

Make a Difference

We invite those who are interested in learning more about our Rotary Club and the programmes we support

Be the Inspiration

Members who are looking for further information about our club activities