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Rotarian Finds Her “Niche” Creating Puzzles for Mental Health Research

2019-02-01T14:23:41+00:00

This is the story about a negative being turned into a positive.  Like millions of people around the world, Catherine Eagleson, the founder of the Clue Detective Puzzle Agency, found herself in the middle of a dark, disabling depression. She was forced to give up her job as a reference librarian, and was also told [...]

Rotarian Finds Her “Niche” Creating Puzzles for Mental Health Research2019-02-01T14:23:41+00:00

Geraldton to become the ‘Hat Town of Australia’ this October

2018-08-31T15:50:23+00:00

The Rotary Club of Geraldton-Greenough's Sergeant-at-Arms Dave & President Peter getting into the spirit of Hat Day in 2012. Three Rotary Clubs from Geraldton, Western Australia, have big plans to turn their town into the ‘Hat Town of Australia’ to Lift the Lid on Mental Illness this October. The Clubs won’t be holding [...]

Geraldton to become the ‘Hat Town of Australia’ this October2018-08-31T15:50:23+00:00

Rotarian Honours Son’s Memory With a Named PhD Scholarship

2018-07-13T09:33:59+00:00

Written by: Martin Taurins, Chair of the Rotarian Action Group of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness and member of the Rotary Club of Gisborne (Victoria). When our son Jacob, a budding musician, was diagnosed at age 20 with multiple sclerosis (MS), we didn’t know anything about the disease. Jacob held university degrees in arts, business, and music. All [...]

Rotarian Honours Son’s Memory With a Named PhD Scholarship2018-07-13T09:33:59+00:00

New Rotary Fitness Initiative Puts ARH ‘Top of Mind’

2018-06-28T09:49:57+00:00

It’s possible you may have seen a group of people active in your local community, wearing vibrant blue Rotary polo shirts. If you haven’t yet, you may come across these people very soon. Australian Rotary Health Ambassador Chris Edwards came up with the Rotary Fitness initiative in an attempt to address the perception that Rotary [...]

New Rotary Fitness Initiative Puts ARH ‘Top of Mind’2018-06-28T09:49:57+00:00

Rotary Youth Exchange Tasmanian Students Support Mental Health Research

2018-04-12T08:57:57+00:00

Eleven inbound Rotary Youth Exchange students raised almost $600 for Australian Rotary Health recently from the sales of a cook book they designed together. Each of the students contributed their favourite recipe from their country of origin, which was collated into an interesting cook book with some help from the Rotary Youth Exchange District Committee [...]

Rotary Youth Exchange Tasmanian Students Support Mental Health Research2018-04-12T08:57:57+00:00

Nelson Bay Rotarians Bowl Bare Foot for Mental Health

2018-01-22T13:09:24+00:00

On Thursday January 18, nearly forty members of the Rotary Club of Nelson Bay (including partners and family members) took part in a 'Hat Day' themed bare foot bowls night in recognition of Australian Rotary Health’s (ARH) annual Lift the Lid on Mental Illness celebration. The Club decided to hold their belated Hat Day event [...]

Nelson Bay Rotarians Bowl Bare Foot for Mental Health2018-01-22T13:09:24+00:00

Suicide Tragedy Urges Family to Support Prevention Research

2017-12-07T10:29:02+00:00

Wauchope – Bonny Hills couple Clint and Michelle Miller made a $3,000 donation to Australian Rotary Health (ARH) recently, in honour of their son Hayden who took his own life earlier this year. 21-year-old Hayden was a promising chef, had amazing friends, and seemed to have a bright future ahead of him. So when tragedy [...]

Suicide Tragedy Urges Family to Support Prevention Research2017-12-07T10:29:02+00:00

ARH Encourages Rotarians to Use Humanitix for Online Event Bookings

2017-11-28T11:20:53+00:00

Australian Rotary Health has recently partnered with Humanitix, a social enterprise ticketing platform which donates all of its profits to charities.  Like most ticketing platforms, Humanitix charges a small fee for using their service, but donates 100% of profits from fees to a partner charity chosen by the event organiser. Humanitix itself is a registered [...]

ARH Encourages Rotarians to Use Humanitix for Online Event Bookings2017-11-28T11:20:53+00:00

ANZAC Centenary Tribute Show Receives Community Support

2017-11-23T14:57:17+00:00

Concert-goers were taken back to World War 1 on Sunday November 19, when the Rotary Club of Seymour and Seymour RSL Club put on an ANZAC Centenary Tribute Show at the local Community Arts Centre. With just over 100 tickets sold, guests enjoyed songs from the Sunbury Choral Society, which provided wonderful insight into the [...]

ANZAC Centenary Tribute Show Receives Community Support2017-11-23T14:57:17+00:00

Queensland Rotarians Walk for Mental Health

2017-10-18T12:02:16+00:00

On Sunday October 15, 300 Rotarians and members of the Mooloolaba community put on their bright purple shirts and got their heart rates up to raise money for mental health research through Australian Rotary Health. It's the second year the Walk for Mental Health has gone ahead during Mental Health Month, organised by the Rotary [...]

Queensland Rotarians Walk for Mental Health2017-10-18T12:02:16+00:00