We Are

People of Action

Rotary is where leaders unite to exchange ideas and take action to create lasting change in our communities.

We Are

People of Action

Rotary is where leaders unite to exchange ideas and take action to create lasting change in our communities.​

OUR IMPACT
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OUR IMPACT
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OUR KEY PROJECTS
Project Red Socks

The Red Socks Project purpose is to create awareness about prostate cancer and to remind every male over 50 to consult with their doctor about this important health issue.

Dengue Eradication - Fiji

Fiji is now a safer place thanks to the Dengue Eradication project implemented through a community led response by breeding Wolbachia treated Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes in residents homes.

National Youth Science Forum

The Rotary Club of Townsville Sunrise selects two promising high school students to attend the National Youth Science Forum in Canberra each year providing a subsidy for the selected students.

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards [RYLA] is Rotary’s leadership training program for young people between the ages of 19 to 30.

help The World

Rotary is made up of Volunteers who carry out humanitarian work around the globe.  Teams conduct short term exercises, have predetermined and agreed goals and ensure that projects are sustainable.
Rotary combats – Poverty, Neglect, Hunger, Water Shortages and Contamination, Poor Housing, Inadequate Medical Attention and Supplies, Disease, Discrimination, Ignorance and Poor Reading and Comprehension Skills.

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Sunrise Rotary Townsville is a vibrant club with many projects and acvitivies happening at any one time.  Follow us to see what we currently have happening and see how you can get involved in the exciting and worthwhile things we do in the community.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Come along to a club meeting and enjoy a friendly atmosphere with quality speakers and an entertaining program.  Meetings are held at The Fish Inn, The Strand, Townsville every Friday morning at 6:30am for a 7:00am start.

upcoming speakers

Phillip Thompson oam, MP

25 September 2020

"Townsville Into the Future"

Phillip Bruce Thompson is an Australian politician who has been a member of the House of Representatives since the 2019 Australian federal election, representing the Division of Herbert. He is a member of the Liberal National Party of Queensland and sits with the Liberal Party in federal parliament. Prior to politics, he was awarded the 2018 Queensland Young Australian of the Year.

Kathy Danaher

2 october 2020

"Sun Metals, Finding Innovative Ways to Combat the Cost of Energy"

One of the most influential women in Queensland, Kathy Danaher,  Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Sun Metals Corporation will present how Sun Metals, the largest electricity user in Queensland has developed innovative ways to combat the cost of power. Kathy has a vast experience in resource and energy markets, including oil, base metals and wholesale electricity markets. She guided Sun Metals on a pathway to renewable and sustainable energy sources, Solar, wind and hydrogen.

“Don’t miss this opportunity to hear how Sun Metals is addressing the energy issues that confront North Queensland”.

"Join us at a Meeting!"

SEPTEMBER IS PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Red Socks is an initiative of the Townsville Sunrise Rotary Club. It is about saving lives through the early detection of Prostate Cancer.

Visit our Red Socks project page for more information on how you can help save a life today.