P.O Box 258, Young NSW 2594
Rotary builds international understanding through scholarships, exchange programs, and humanitarian grants. Throughout the world, Rotary clubs participate in a broad range of educational, cultural and humanitarian activities designed to improve the lives of others.
Belonging to a Rotary club provides members with an opportunity to make a worthwhile contribution not only to their own communities, but also to those around the world.
The Rotary Club of Young!
With over 70 years of service to Young and the surrounding district, our members are committed to supporting the local community and youth development through regular and major fundraising events.
Local activities - The Club supports:
* the Young Show, the Cherry Festival, the CleanUp Australia campaign, Senior?s Week, Lambing Flat Festival and Australia Day celebrations.
Youth Programs -
If you are interested in any of the following Rotary sponsored youth programs, check out the websites provided or contact your local Rotary Club.
Rotary Youth Program for Enrichment (RYPEN) - the aim of RYPEN is to provide an enriching experience for Year 9 students. The weekend camp is a balance of social interaction, adventures and speakers to assist in developing life skills.
Rotary International Youth Exchange Program - provides an opportunity to study and be hosted overseas for a year.
Rotary Youth Driver Awareness (RYDA) is a one day event held at a non school site which coordinates the efforts of local road safety experts, and is targeted at Year 10 students. www.ryda.org.au
Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) - - teams of secondary students represent the UN in nations debates
Science & Engineering Challenge www.newcastle.edu/faculty/engineering/events/challenge/
Science Experience - is a fun three day s of activities for Year 9 & 10. www.scienceexpererience.com.au/
National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) - a two week science odssey in Canberra in Jan prior to Year 12. www.nysf.edu.au/
Honey Engineering Summer School (HESS) - is run by the Institute of Engineers and provides students with a week long practical experience at universities and engineering sites in Sydney. www.engineersaustralia.org.au/divisions/sydney-division/schools-programs/
Rotary Youth leadership Awards- RYLA is about leafership, learning and laughter. It is a kick start for young people aged 18-28 who have demonstrated leadership, intelligence and compassion within their local community.
The Rotary Club of Young
Our members are made up of a group of men and women who:
Come from a range of business, professional and local backgrounds, and
work together to help the local and wider global community in many different w