Organised and managed by the Rotary Clubs of Kew, Brighton North and Central Melbourne will be held over two weekends in November 2018

Rural Areas November 10 & 11

Metropolitan November 17 & 18

Gardens Open 10 am to 5 pm

Visit the Garden designfest website for up-to-date information


The main charity to benefit from this year’s Garden designfest is End Trachoma by 2020.
Australia is the world’s only developed country with trachoma, an infectious eye disease that can be prevented with good hygiene practices.

Visit the End Trachoma by 2020 website


Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK, AFC (Ret’d)

Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK, AFC (Ret’d) was awarded the Knight of the Order of Australia in January 2015 for extraordinary and pre-eminent achievement and merit in service to Australia, through distinguished service in the Australian Defence Force, continued commitment to serve the nation in leadership roles, particularly the national responses to the MH370 and MH17 disasters, and in a variety of roles in the community.

Download flyer for full CV

Ticket Price
$65.00 per head or $600 for a table of ten (incl. GST)
if you would like to help us End Polio Now pay an extra $5 and with donations from other sources including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation your donation becomes $37.50
$70.00 per head or $650 for a table of ten (incl. GST)
When: Wednesday 28th November
Time: 7.15 for 7.30 till 9.00am
Where: The RACV Club, Level 17, 501 Bourke Street, Melbourne
RSVP: 13th November
We look forward to welcoming all Rotarians, partners, friends and colleagues – this event is not just for Paul Harris Fellow Recognition recipients.


Please contact Frank O'Brien for further details.

Club Information

Welcome to Rotary
Central Melbourne

Interested in what we do?
Join us for breakfast
We meet
Tuesday 7.20am
for 7.40am
RACV City Club
501 Bourke Street
Melbourne 3000
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VicPol Mentoring Program Graduation breakfast
Sep 25, 2018
See Club Events for details. Registration is essential for this breakfast.
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