Calpac Capers
From our last meeting 23 Sep 2021
International Toast
Tania C toasted the Rotary Club of Queenstown, New Zealand. The club meets on Tuesday evenings at 5:30pm at the Holiday Inn, Frankton Road, Queenstown.
Vocational Talk
Mary B gave an interesting presentation on multiple vocations including special education. Mary has worked in many locations including London UK, Bundaberg, Toowoomba and of course the Sunshine Coast. What a great way to get to know the club's newest member.
Director Moments
Ross reminded the club of the upcoming Australiana social night at his Cirrus hangar on 30 September. Please book in your family and friends for catering purposes.
Dan T is looking for volunteers for the trailer raffle, please email your preferred times and days leading up to Christmas.
Tony L reminded members of the Ian Baker Finch Charity Golf Day on Friday 1 October. A few volunteers are required - please let Brian R, Tony L or Greig LA know if you can help.
Presidents Report
Greig LA briefly discussed the RAWCS showcase day to be held 14 November 2021. Dan T volunteered to attend.
President Greig called upon volunteers for Australia Zoo duties. 
Lift the Lid Walk for Mental Health is planned for 31 October for interested individuals.
Sergeant Session
Sergeant Mark Paton successfully gathered fines in quantity.
Guest Speaker
Noel Dennett, former Qantas pilot, recounted his duties as part of the flight crew of HRH Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip 1977 Jubilee visit to Australia.
Visit to Tamworth
Will and Donna ride the Ghan
Xmas Trailer Raffle
Do you have a bit of time available to sell raffle tickets for the annual Christmas trailer raffle? Please let me know your times and dates of availability by email
We intend to sell raffle tickets from early October up to the week preceding Christmas when it will be drawn.
Over the next few days I will begin to get an idea of everyone's availability and commence a roster in club runner.
Please note I need to borrow a hitch with ball to tow the trailer ASAP (I've changed my hitch to a poly-block hitch). Please let me know if you can lend your ball hitch from time to time.
Our next guest speaker
And on 14 October, Neil Playford of Travel Assets Caloundra discusses 'Travel in Troubled Times'
Division 2 Cr Terry Landsberg discusses local issues on 21 October 2021
October in Rotary
DG Cluster Visit
The DG cluster visit to Australia Zoo has been postponed to Sunday 17 October 2021. An email invitation has been sent to all members. If you need a hand registering please email President Greig LA.
Containers for Change
  1. Collect eligible containers
  2. Take them to a container refund point -
  3. Donate to the Rotary Club of Caloundra Pacific using scheme ID C10219799
For more information contact Eve!
Joke of the week
D9620 Newsletters
Read the Rotary District 9620 Newsletters here.
Club Roster 2021-22
14 October 2021
Fellowship:  Donna H
Sergeant:  Christine C
International Toast:  Peter H
Vocational Talk:  Richard H
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Tania C
Thank Guest Speaker:  Graeme C
21 October 2021
Fellowship:  Ian A
Room Setup:  Michael B
Sergeant:  Will W
International Toast:  Graeme B
Vocational Talk:  Geoff L
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Christine C
Thank Guest Speaker:  Di L
28 October 2021
Fellowship:  Graham C
Room Setup:  Kevin C
Sergeant:  Will W
International Toast:  Win F
Vocational Talk:  Frank L
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Allan G
Thank Guest Speaker:  Donna H
4 November 2021
Fellowship:  Malou D
Room Setup:  Mike H
Sergeant:  Suzanne LA
International Toast:  Ross H
Vocational Talk:  Eve M
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Peter H
Thank Guest Speaker:  Donna H
11 November 2021
Fellowship:  Cedric G
Room Setup:  Wroxton I
Sergeant:  Suzanne LA
International Toast:  David J
Vocational Talk:  Dan T
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Win F
Thank Guest Speaker:  Brian R
18 November 2021
Fellowship:  Di L
Room Setup:  Geoff L
Sergeant:  David M
International Toast:  Suzanne LA
Vocational Talk:  Will W
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Malou D
Thank Guest Speaker:  Frank L
25 November 2021
Fellowship:  Bryan M
Room Setup:  Allen M
Sergeant:  David M
International Toast:  Bonnie L
Vocational Talk:  Barbara B
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Eve M
Thank Guest Speaker:  Mark M
2 December 2021
9 December 2021
Fellowship:  Stan N (Santa)
Room Setup:  Mark P (Rudolph)
Sergeant:  Les P (Dasher)
International Toast:  Matthew L (Dancer)
Vocational Talk:  Kevin C (Prancer)
Introduce Guest Speaker:  Les P (Vixen)
Thank Guest Speaker:  Bruce R (Comet)
Photo Albums
2021 Annual Changeover
Upcoming Events
Club Meeting Guest Speaker Cr Terry Landsberg
Caloundra Golf Club
Oct 21, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Club Meeting Guest Speaker Graeme Smith
Caloundra Golf Club
Oct 28, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opera in the Hangar
Queensland Air Museum
Oct 30, 2021
5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Walk For Mental Health - Mooloolaba
Mooloolaba Surf Club
Oct 31, 2021
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Melbourne Cup
Nov 02, 2021
Club Meeting - Guest Speaker Ken Hinkly
Caloundra Golf Club
Nov 04, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Board Meeting - November
Ross Harrison's Hangar
Nov 08, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Club Meeting
Caloundra Golf Club
Nov 11, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Club Meeting
Caloundra Golf Club
Nov 18, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Club Meeting
Caloundra Golf Club
Nov 25, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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