Club News

Nominations for Michael Chin Humanitarian Award 2024

Nominations are called for the RC Karrinyup 2024 Michael Chin Humanitarian Award. Individuals living or undertaking volunteer humanitarian activities within the City of Stirling area may be nominated with the intent that the recipient be local to the Rotary Club of Karrinyup. Do you know an amazing person, who inspires others and deserves to be recognised? We would love to hear from you. Nominations close 22 March.

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2024 National Youth Science Forum

As part of our Youth Service, Karrinyup Rotary again sponsored two students to attend the 2024 National Youth Science Forum (NYSF). Eddy Giacomel introduced our 2024 students Daniel Stait from Warwick SHS and Purva Patel from Churchlands SHS. In their presentations, the students each described their experience at NYSF, an annual program which brings together hundreds of Year 12 students from all around Australia. The program is designed to encourage young people in their passion for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).

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NYSF Update 2024

The National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) runs in January each year for students about to enter year 12. Since 1984, more than 14,000 young Australians have progressed through the NYSF Year 12 Program. Rotary districts across Australia conduct selections for the NYSF Year 12 Program on behalf of the NYSF. Karrinyup Rotary again sponsored two students, who presented to the club this week. Applications for January 2025 are expected to open in April.

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2023 Support for AEN WA

In Vocational Service month we welcomed Irene Walker, Executive Officer of the Apprentice Employment Network WA, (AEN WA) a Registered Not for Profit Charity. Irene described the work of AEN WA and the wonderful parternership with Karrinyup Rotary, instigated by President Kay. This year our Vocational Service team provided practical support for outstanding apprentices/trainees with Special Recognition Awards. Irene introduced the four award recipients present, who spoke on their career paths and explained how the club's support had assisted with the purchase of essential items for their work.

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Seeking to Volunteer at Tranby Hub

A group of Karrinyup Rotary members met with Elaine, volunteer manager at Tranby Hub, to discuss ways in which they could provide support. Elaine explained how the Hub, run by the Uniting Church, does fantastic work with our city’s homeless catering for 300 - 400 people a day, seven days a week for breakfast, morning tea and lunch. The Hub also has showers and computers and provides contact with doctors and Centrelink. They are always looking for volunteers and the Karrinyup Rotary team is very excited and looking forward to their future volunteer work with Tranby Hub.

Vocational Visit to InfraBuild

On 22 November, nine Club members, including our exchange student Karolina, visited the InfraBuild facility in Forrestfield. They learned how coils of steel wire and reinforcement rods are converted into the intricate configurations and shapes necessary for the construction of the reinforced concrete buildings and bridges we see around us every day. InfraBuild is part of the GFG Liberty alliance which, among other entities, owns and operates the Whyalla steel electric arc furnace (EAF) works in South Australia. The group found the visit most interesting and educational.

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Events

Rotary Meeting - Speaker Jane Thorson

Date: Tuesday Feb 27, 2024, 6:00 pm

Jane Thorson speaks about Villa Carlotta Travel, which has inspired thousands of mature travellers to visit the world.

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Stirling Farmers Market

Date: Sunday Mar 3, 2024, 7:30 am

The Stirling Farmers Market is held most Sunday mornings from 7.30 to 11.30 - see details.

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Rotary Meeting - Speaker Phil Ledger

Date: Tuesday Mar 5, 2024, 6:00 pm

Club Trainer PDG Phil Ledger tells us all about the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Rotary Action Group.

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Stirling Farmers Market

Date: Sunday Mar 10, 2024, 7:30 am

The Stirling Farmers Market is held most Sunday mornings from 7.30 to 11.30 - see details.

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Rotary Meeting - Speaker Peter Durrant

Date: Tuesday Mar 12, 2024, 6:00 pm

Peter Durrant speaks on WA Rotary Relief a combined Rotary Project that provides support to the WA community affected by disasters. 

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Stirling Farmers Market

Date: Sunday Mar 17, 2024, 7:30 am

The Stirling Farmers Market is held most Sunday mornings from 7.30 to 11.30 - see details.

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Rotary Meeting - Speaker Nakita Kitson

Date: Tuesday Mar 19, 2024, 6:00 pm

High school teacher Nikita Kitson speaks about the Stellar Child Care Organisation.

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Stirling Farmers Market

Date: Sunday Mar 24, 2024, 7:30 am

The Stirling Farmers Market is held most Sunday mornings from 7.30 to 11.30 - see details.

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About Us

The Rotary Club of Karrinyup envisages a world, where people unite and act to create positive, lasting change. The club was recognised with the District Governor's Best Club Award for 2021-2022.

Join us on Tuesdays from 6:00 pm for a 6:30 pm meeting start at our venue at:

Marmion Angling and Aquatic Club

West Coast Drive Marmion WA 6020

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Projects

Projects

Our major project, the weekly Stirling Farmers Market, provides an invaluable service and has established our club as a visual presence in the local community. It is also serves as a fundraiser, which enables us to support our many Community, Environment, International, Vocational and Youth Service Projects as well as respond to Disaster Relief causes.