2007 Conference Programme

  D9500 District Conference 13th  -  15th April 2007
Northern Festival Centre,  Port Pirie 

"Creating Opportunities - Celebrating Success"


THURSDAY 12th   1 pm - 5 pm  Assistant Governors Training  (Comfort Inn - John Pirie) 
                                                Conference Registration ( N F Centre)         

FRIDAY      13th   9am - 12 noon    District Leadership Opportunity Training 
                                                           (Comfort Inn - John Pirie)       

FRIDAY    13th     7.30am - 8.30am  Presidents Elect Breakfast  - BH. Club Florence Street 
FRIDAY    13th     9am onwards       Conference Registration (N F Centre)
FRIDAY    13th     12.45pm              Theatre Opens             

                        Call to Order                
                        Introduction of Official Party
                        Flag Ceremony - 10 / 27th Regimental Band
                        National Anthem 
                        Indigenous Welcome 
                        Civic Welcome             Mayor Geoff Brock 
                        Official Opening 
                        History of Port Pirie and District - Monty Smith  
                        Katrina Webb - OAM              Paralympic Gold Medalist 

                        Afternoon Tea Break

                        RI President's  Rep                   PDG Anthony Holmes -D9600 Qld 
                        GSE Team       Returned from Mexico 
                        District Awards                       
                        ROMAC          Elizabeth Caldicott                   

                        5.30pm            Close              

FRIDAY Evening-- Dinner available at various restaurants, hotels and Clubs

10 / 27th Regimental Band will entertain at Port Football and Community Sporting Club  Wandearah Road,  Port Pirie, from 7.30pm.

SATURDAY   14th  7.30am - 8am   Presidents Elect Breakfast  - BH. Club Florence St

SATURDAY   14th  8am      Theatre Opens             

                        Call to Order 
                        Rotary Programs 
                        Derrick McManus  "Prepare to Win"  
                        District Awards
                        Tenby10              Speaker from Zinifex 

                        Morning Tea Break                             

                        Phil Hollow       The Coorong, Murray Mouth and Lower Lakes 
                        Ray Jackson     Interplast 

                        Light Entertainment                              

                        Rotary Programs

                      Bishop Eugene Hurley - Bishop of the Diocese of Port Pirie-"Lessons in Life"
                        Marie Roussel  Ambassadorial Scholar from France                 

                        1 pm    Lunch Break                

SATURDAY   AFTERNOON                                                           

                        Tours of the City and Zinifex                            

SATURDAY   AFTERNOON                                                           

                        Business Session                                  


         7pm till late Distrct Governor's Dinner  - Northern Festival Centre Ballroom

SUNDAY   15th    8.15am Cathedral open            

                              Multi - Faith Service 

                        9.15am Tea and bikkies 

                        9.30am Theatre  Opens            

                        Call to Order                           

                        Bishop Floretino F Cinense-Bishop of Tarlac, Philippines.  DG D3790
                        GSE Team       Returned from Philippines                    

                        Light Entertainment                              

                        Rotary program                                   

                        Anthony Clarke - OAM
                        Introduction of  DGN and DGE
                        2008 Conference Presentation 
                        PDG Anthony Holmes              Conference Summation 
                        DG John Rowe             Acknowledgements and Close 

                        1 pm                Farewell Lunch