Merged with Rotary Club of Ipswich North
1 July 2021
"The IN Club"
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Ipswich
Are you an established professional who wants to make positive changes in your community and the world? Our club members are dedicated people who share a passion for community service and friendship. Becoming a Rotarian connects you with a diverse group who share your drive to give back.
 
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FLOOD CLEAN UP 2022
 
Rotary Clubs of Ipswich Greater Springfield and Goodna in action leading Ipswich's own mud army
on Sunday 6th March 2022.
 
Ipswich Rotary bookends - Michael Byrne and Richard Horne.....
 
Sergeant what is PP Richard holding in his hand and PP Michael not a Rotary badge or hat to be seen.
 
Great job Richard and Michael for answering the call. 

 
The meeting was called to order by PP Anita Dwyer who welcomed guest and visitors. Anita delivered the evocation and the toast.
 
For friends, family and the fellowship of Rotary we give thanks and a toast was proposed to our future leaders.
Mayor Teresa Harding did the acknowledgement of country and gave her welcome.
PP Paul Saba gave an outline of how the event has evolved over the past 30years. Paul was the President of Ipswich North the year Youth Speak began.
Youth Services Director, Sandra Harvey introduces Ms Sylvia Jones to explain the competition and rules for the evening.
Sandra then introduced the speakers individually to present their speeches.
  1. Emily Goodlet               Year 9 West Moreton Anglican College
  2. Chloe Butler                  Year 7 West Moreton Anglican College
  3. Kiara Tocknell              Year 10 Ipswich State High School
  4. Sebastian Toms           Year 9 Ipswich Grammar School
  5. Saskia Ciprian              Year 11 St Peter Claver College
  6. Alyssa Moorhouse      Year 7 West Moreton Anglican College
  7. Tayla Hohaia                 Year 10 Ipswich State High School
PP Paul Saba spoke about Toastmaster Bette Howard and call Bette forward to receive flowers as recognition for years of service to Rotary Youth Speak.
 
Bette gave her usual few well measure words to the students and the club. Bette noted how proud she was to have received a Paul Harris Fellowship for her service to Rotary some years ago.
 
Sylvia Jones provided individual feedback to the all the speakers and announced the winners.
 
President John presented their certificates and prize money.
 
3rd - Emily Goodlet          Year 9           West Moreton Anglican College
2nd - Saskia Ciprian         Year 11          St Peter Claver College
1st - Sebastian Toms       Year 9            Ipswich Grammar School
 
 
President John gave the Vote of Thanks and presented Sylvia with flowers as thanks for her adjudication. He also presented Sandra Harvey with a small gift of thanks for her hard work bringing this event together in 2021.
The lucky door prize was drawn, and the speakers were asked to remain for photos. The meeting was closed with the National Anthem
 
 
Congratulations to all the competitors another successful Youth Speak
About Our Club
Ipswich Rotary

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Thursdays at 5:30 PM
United Sports Club
2 Joyce Street
East Ipswich, QLD 4304
Australia
We meet on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of the Month 5:30pm for a 6:00PM start
Club Executives & Directors
President
Treasurer
Rotary Foundation
Vice President
Membership
Service Projects
Club Administration
Youth Service Director
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