On this day in 1956 England cricket spin bowler Jim Laker takes 10-53 in Australia's 2nd innings, 19-90 for 4th Test at Old Trafford; England win by innings and 170 runs

Editor: Neville Whitworth

Club  Directors
Past President
President Elect
Director Community Service
Director International Service
Director Membership and Club Services
Director New Generation Committee
Director Public Image and Events
If you wish to apologise or register a Leave of Absence Request, please use the links below. Any problems please use contact form and emails will be forwarded. Remember absences need to be submitted before 6 pm on Thursday to be credited. LOAs require board approval


Leave of Absence

Meeting Information
We meet Fridays at 7:00 AM
Tauranga Club
Level 5
Hotel on Devonport
New Zealand
DistrictSiteIcon District Site
Upcoming Events
Friday Fives 🍻🍹🍷🥃
Tauranga Club
Jul 31, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tauranga Fine Homes
Aug 01, 2020 – Apr 18, 2021
Movie Night - Military Wives
Rialto Theatre
Aug 11, 2020
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Guess Who is Coming to Dinner
Aug 22, 2020
7:00 PM - 11:40 PM
View entire list
Upcoming Speakers
Jul 31, 2020 7:20 AM
My Life series 3
Aug 07, 2020 7:20 AM
Leadership,Culture and Teamwork
View entire list
Today's numbers:











Guests and visitors:

John Norbell (Antoon);Buddy Mikaere (Wayne);Jim Rickard; Vanessa Chase (Ken);

Jude Bourne (Stephen)

President Rhonda presiding :
Birthdays – Warren Banks and Chris Rapson
Rotary anniversaries Antoon Moonen and Phil Mangos
Board meeting held this week – there is a link in this bulletin to the minutes for those
interested. (No sooner said than done)
Next week's speaker is Sir Gordon Teitjhens and this is a great opportunity to bring a
guest. If you are intending to bring a guest please let Wayne Shadbolt know by
Wednesday at the latest so we can advise the club of numbers for breakfast.
Friday 5’s has come and gone. Once again a very convivial evening for members and
their partners.
Movie Night – date has been changed to 11 August. The movie is Military Wives.
Tickets $20 per head. Please pay into account 020-466-0146239-02. Put your name and the word Movie in the reference.
Dan Allen-Gordon – Regional excellence awards for Graeme Dingle students are on 16/9 at 6 pm. For those  wanting to attend contact Dan for details.
Michele Beaton – Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner is on 22/8 and 29/8. If you haven’t
already put your name down please contact Michele. Funds raised will go towards
Shelter Box.
Speaker – our very own Ken White.
With a rousing introduction – almost as long as the talk,  
Ken launched into a lesson on the Rules for being human.
You are the catalyst for discovery.
  1. You will receive a body – Love your Body. !
  2. You will be presented with lessons –
  3. you may get the test before the lesson
  4. There are no mistakes – only lessons.
  5. If you don’t know where you are going a bus
  6. can take you there. So you need to know the direction.
  7. A lesson is repeated until learnt
  8. Learning does not end. Self development is ongoing.
  9. You need time to reflect.
  10. There is no better place than here.
  11. Others are only mirrors of you.
  12. What you make of your life is up to you.
  13. All your answers are inside you.
  14. You will forget all of this at birth.
(Sorry about the numbering - glitches with the template)
Raffle – Paul Belcaster.
Sergeant– Phil Mangos
Entertained us with rules around the origins of marriage and who you can and can’t marry. Longest and shortest marriages and most number of divorces -23.
Finishing with a ripper of a joke.


And finally: Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear bright until you hear them speak.

This week's insurance claim:
I left for work this morning at 7am as usual when I collided straight into a bus.
The bus was 5 minutes early.
Duties for the next 3 weeks:
7 August
14 August
21 August
Glenn Dougal
Barry Fredheim
Bob Sutton
Technology Set-up
Wayne Shadbolt
Wayne Shadbolt
Les Geraghty
Second Door and Parting Thought
Glenys Parton
Rosalie Liddell Crawford
Colin Beere
Paul Belcaster
Paul Brljevich
Greg Brownless
Speaker Intro and Host
Ron Fyfe
Buddy Mikaere
Speaker Thanks
Lynda Burch
Stephen Dorrington
Brett Hobson
Bulletin Editor
Bill Chapman
Dave Woodhouse
Pauline Cowens
Barry Fredheim
Bob Sutton
Warwick de Vere
A VERY special guest. Sir Gordon Tietjens
Christian Hawkesby Assistant Governor of Reserve Bank
Club Assembly