Rotary Club of Bali Seminyak

Reminders and Snippets from our regular Rotary lunch meeting on 18th June 2014.

Reminders and Snippets from our regular Rotary lunch meeting on 18th June 2014. 


Reminder: The DISTAS (District Assembly Seminar) is onSaturday, June 21st, with the District Governor Installation ( DGE Hanny Arianto 2014-15). Dinner in the evening. (Mercure Harvestland, Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,Kuta). DISTAS : IDR. 275,000 (8am-4pm). Dinner: IDR150,000 (7.30pm). Both events: RP. 400,000.  Dress Ladies some red shown and men long sleeved batik. Please contact: Sec-Elect Patrick: 

Reminder: Salsa Night on 25th July 2014 at the Lestari Restaurant, Jalan Drupadi for the Helen E. Newman Scholarship project. Tickets IDR 150,000 pp. including welcome drink, finger foods all night and one hour of instruction.  Vouchers (valid for 12 months) for 5×1 hour Salsa lessons -IDR 800,000 for one instructor and IDR 1million for two instructors at your home or at a restaurant in Seminyak. Maximum of 60 tickets available. Contact PP. John Glass.

Reminder : RCBS Handover Dinner Wednesday, 25th June, at 7 pm , Jemme Restaurant, No. 28 Jln Raya Petitenget, Kerbokan   IDR. 350,000 (PP). Please contact PE. Doris ( for booking details and reservations. 

Reminder 2014 – 2015 Annual dues IDR 1,600,000 now due. EARLY BIRD special: IDR. 1,500,000 1 – 30 June / IDR 1,600,000 1 – 31 July 2014.

Reminder: – Rtn. Kerry from RCB Canggu announced  “A Feeling Younger Summit” to be held on  27th June 2014 at the Pan Pacific Nirwana Resort (near Tanah Lot).  Experts on Nutrition, Exercise, Health, Brain Gym, Weight loss, Anti Aging and more will speak. Discount for Rotarian members (US$ 147), Early Bird ticket (US$ 197) and normal price (US$ 247).  Tickets can be purchased online at:

Reminder: Sunday, 29th June 2014, RC Kuta’s 25th Anniversary Pirate Night celebration. Benoa Harbour at 5pm- Phinisi Vessel.  Cost: IDR 250,000 (under 12 years IDR150,000). Contact: Ibu Lita: 0819 1927 9013 or PP Marina Purwa:

Reminder: CP Patrick (next term’s Secretary) needs good speakers and more Fellowship Tour suggestions. He will do the arranging, if you give him a suggestion.

Reminder: Rotary business card. If members would like to have a Rotary business card, please contact Doris:

Snippets ( for full details see the Club Bulletin.)

There was an exciting Salsa demonstration by two Salsa experts and then Rtn . Florian showed us what could be done after a couple of Salsa Lessons.

Rtns. Detlev and Lusi raised IDR 10,115,000 with 70 guests attending their special brunch cooked by Marialla. Great job guys!

Ruth, the Personal Assistant to the manager of Warisan (Cetin) thanked RCBS for their generous tip to the service staff at Warisan for their good service during the past Rotary term.

PN. Barbara and PP. Robin reported on the Rotary International Convention in Sydney, which they both attended along with 18,000 other Rotarians from around the world. PN. Barbara and PP. Robin then presented to P. Raphael with a banner from the RI International Convention in Sydney.

Hon. Member Mary Northmore presented PN. Barbara with a ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ from the Yayasan Senyum (Smile Foundation) for all of her hard work for the “Have a Heart” fundraiser held in February, 2014 . PN. Barbara graciously said that she received the certificate on behalf of all members of her Fundraising Committee.

Hon. Rtn. Mary also reminded members of the Yayasan Senyum fundraising dinner at La Lucciola on 26t June, 2014, at 6:15 pm  (IDR 2 million per ticket).  Please contact Rtn. Mary directly:

Guest speaker, PP. Sue Winski from RC Ubud Sunset spoke about her club’s project, “Klinik Anggrek”, which is sponsored by Global Grant No. 1326281 for testing, treatment and assisting local people with HIV/AIDS and STD. She also gave us valuable insight into applying for a Global Grant.

 P. Raphael announced to members that this was the last Rotary meeting for his term 2013-14. Well done Raphael , it has been a good year.

 Raffle:  A ‘Youth Spa’ voucher was kindly donated by Rotary guest, Richard O’Brien , and it was won by Rtn. Marie Francois.

The Raffle raised: Nett IDR 850,000

Happy/Sad donations raised IDR 235,000.

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