Projects and Achievements

Since Inception the Club has raised and committed funds to Youth, Capricorn Coast community and International projects.

$36,000

2018-19

President- Mike Suthers

  • Sponsored 2 students to participate in the district Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment (RYPEN)
  • Partnered with Mt Morgan Rotary Club to sponsored a student in the National Youth Science Forum in Canberra
  • Donation to Jacks Paddock park for Foundation Trees
  • Funding for concept plans for Great Ocean Walk of Capricorn Coast
  • Concept and design planning for Rotary’s Mulambin Beach Park supported the Livingstone Shire Council
  • Supported Umoja Orphanage, Kenya
  • Supported the Yeppoon High School Are U Okay
  • Contributed to Rotary’s malaria eradication project to support vaccine research
  • Contributed to Rotary Foundation world wide polio eradication

2017-18

President – Greg Wilson

  • Sponsored a participant in the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)
  • Sponsored 2 students to participate in the district Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment (RYPEN)
  • Partnered with Mt Morgan Rotary Club to sponsored a student in the National Youth Science Forum in Canberra
  • In conjunction with Yeppoon Club, held the first Rotary Youth Driver Awareness Training Program for Yeppoon High School
  • Donated hand-made toys to the Children’s Hospital
  • Prepared a Display for Talisman Sabre
  • Supported Umoja Orphanage, in Kenya
  • Assembled a hand for Land Mine Victims in Cambodia
  • Supported the Yeppoon High School Are U Okay
  • Assisted Lions stage the Festival of the Wind

2016 -17

President – Neil McDonnell

  • Rotary Club of Capricorn Coast chartered with 20 members
  • Great Ocean Walk Project announced with the Club’s vision of developing a walkway linking Coorooman Creek in the south of the region, to Corio Bay in the north
  • Commenced negotiations with the Livingstone Shire Council to identify gaps in the Capricorn Coast Great Ocean Walk including commissioned Active Urban Landscape designers to complete concept plans for all missing links
  • Supported Umoja Orphanage, in Kenya
  • Assembled a hand for Land Mine Victims in Cambodia
  • Worked with the Yeppoon State High School to supply Buddy benches