New Rotary Year – the International Perspective

July 1st marks the start of a new Rotary Year.  It’s also time for rotation (excuse the pun) of Club and District Officers and the Global Rotary International President. This year’s World President is Mark Daniel Maloney. Mark hails from the Rotary Club of...

Back to School

Learn more about Bishopdale School ,It’s been a few years since Rotary Member Keith Walker attended Primary School, but recently he represented the Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside at Bishopdale Primary School. As one of a number of schools in our local area,...

No More Books! Christchurch you have been generous

No more Books please Since late March the public have been very generous with donation of items for this year’s BOOKarama 2019 Book Sale to be held next week. We have been inundated with donations of Books, Records, DVD’s, CD’s and Jigsaws to the extent we have had to...

Collection and Sorting for our Book Sale well underway

Yesterday marked the third of eight scheduled sorting sessions as preparation for our 3 day Sale later this month of Books, Records, DVD’s, CD’s and Jigsaws increases in intensity. Our Community has once again warmly responded to our request for donations...

Impact of Rotary Youth Exchange

Over the years the club has often assisted our Youth in our various Rotary Programmes. We often wonder where some of these people have ended up. Hayley Westenra was one of our Primary Schools Speech Finalists and ended up on the World Stage. One of Rotary programmes...

BOOKarama 2019 Underway

Last weekend signalled the start of a busy period of time for the Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside Charitable Trust with the distribution of our collection bins for receiving donations of books, records, dvd’s, cd’s and jigsaws from members of the...