Get the latest on what Wollongong Lions Club, District and Lions Clubs International are doing.
Wollongong Lions Tree Planting initiativeWollongong Lions Club each year organise a Tree Planting at Greenhouse Park. All Clubs from Region 1 are invited to attend. This initiative started in 2011 and over 3000 tree have been planted in the three event (2011, 2012 and 2013) that it has been held.
Wollongong Lions assist with Clean Up AustraliaWollongong Lions members assisted at Puckeys Reserve on Clean up Australia Day. members got into the thick of the rubbish. Pictured are John and Hector dumping the rubbish that they have collected.
More details: http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/news/local/news/general/wollongong-cleans-up/2095036.aspx
Hellens Hair Artistry Raffle Draw$1825.00 was raised by Hellens Hair Artistry in aid of the Lions Queensland Flood Appeal. The raffle was conducted over a period of about 6 weeks with their clients purchasing the tickets. Hellen Mindaz of Hellens Hair Artistry was only too pleased to assist the appeal when Ashton Pettit who works there approached both her and our Club.
All the staff were very happy with the three winners with many "that is my client" said when a ticket was drawn.
In the photo there is Hellen Mindzas with Club President Phil drawing the winning ticket.
More details: http://www.startlocal.com.au/personal/hairdressers/nsw_southcoast/Hellen_s_Hair_Artistry_935443.html
Wollongong Youth of the Year Entrant wins Region 1 FinalWollongong Lions Representative Riley Boughton from Smiths Hill High School won the Region 1 Final on 19 Feb.
Riley (Centre front in photo) with fellow contestants (L-R) Annalise Farrugla, Mikajla McDonnell, Jozo Frankovic and Sean McCarthy
Contestants representing 5 Clubs and schools competed in the public speaking section of the final at Kembla Grange Golf Club.
Riley not only was the overall winner he took out the public speaking section as well. His 5 minute prepared speech was on the topic of the NBN rollout.
Riley will now represent Wollongong Lions and Region 1 at the District Final to be held at Ulladulla on 12 March.
There were over 80 Lions, Guests and Students present on the night.
NAB representative Shae Davies was one of the judges on the night.
2018 District N2 ConventionVenue:
Bomaderry Bowling Club.
Bomaderry NSW 2540.
19th - 21st October 2018.
Lions Club of Jervis Bay
Lions Youth of the Year Facebook Page.
More details: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Youth-of-the-Year-Australia/692761254182599?fref=ts
Lions District 201N2 Facebook Page
More details: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Lions-District-201n2/219386554776249
Lions Hearing Dogs on WinTV!Head on over to the Lions Australia Facebook page to check out this nice story on WinTV Canberra about our Hearing Dogs
More details: https://www.facebook.com/lionsaustralia/
Vale PID Dr Bob Coulthard AMIt is with sadness that I advise that Dr Bob Coulthard AM passed away this morning, peacefully in his home.
More details: http://lionsaustralia.com/2017/09/26/vale-lion-dr-bob-coulthard-am
Our new TV advertisment launched #morethansausagesIt's here! We are very proud to announce the new Lions Australia television campaign - #MoreThanSausages.
It showcases the breadth of work Lions do in our communities, helping real people through disaster relief and recovery, medical research, youth programs and more. Lions Serve - more than sausages!
Follow the link to see our video and find out more!
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/more-than-sausages/
Oz-Clubhouse template refreshIn response to the overwhelming positive comments from our webmaster, our template is being refreshed.
All your content will remain the same but you will notice a sharp, new banner reflecting both the Lions Australia brand and our International Centennial logo.
The only other change you will notice is that the 'contact' and 'privacy information' link is at the bottom of the page - which is the normal location for this information.
Lions 100 - A glimpse into our historyIn 1969, we watch the first successful moon landing.
In that same year, Australian Lion Roy Worfold completed a 20 minute documentary, commissioned by Lions Clubs International explaining Lions Clubs to the uninitiated.
Thanks to Lion Roy's family, we can share this with you.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/17/a-glimpse-into-our-history/
DonateLife WeekDiscussing Organ Donation with your loved ones is important.
Lions Australia adopted a policy in Echuca to promote discussing your choice as part of club meetings.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/01/its-donatelife-week/
Attention All Lions OZ Clubhouse WebmastersThe "Text Instructions" for webmasters of Lions OZ Clubhouse websites have been updated as at 29th December and can be found by clicking on the attachment below or by clicking on the website link.
Your MD201, OZ Clubhouse Webmaster, Lion Ron, recommends that all club webmasters review the revised instructions.
If you have any queries, Ron can be contacted by email which you will find in the website link below.
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/members/oz-clubhouse/
Lions Youth of the Year Finalists share their viewsLions 2014 Youth of the Year finalists share their impressions of our flagship program.
Hear these short videos and don't forget to subscribe to our own Youtube channel
More details: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRMjk8J-AUGzcSrorlaVshAd8tA1MVdlL
Join usIt's so easy to find out about becoming a Lion. Just ask your local club or follow this link to find out more!
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/join-lions/