Lions Club of Beechworth

Victoria, Australia, District 201V6

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    BEECHWORTH CHANGEOVER 2018

    Lions Roar at The Memorial Hall Club Beechworth.2018

    Beechworth Lions hosted the Annual Combined ChangeoverThe night was a roaring success. Good venue, food and service


    Lion Christine Luckman was awarded the Beechworth Lion of the year.

    Lion Andrew Cudars was awarded the Annual Smartie Award.



    Donations this year were made to local groups - CFA to help raise funds to help fight depression, PTSD and suicide by competing in the annual firefighters stair climb in Melbourne, Boy Scouts to help purchase equipment to help teach CPR and the Beechworth Community Boxing group.


    The new Office Bearers of the Beechworth Lions Club are: President Christine Luckman; Secretary Iris Mannik and Treasurer John Eldrid.



    If you would like to find out more about membership of the Beechworth Lions Club or what the Beechworth Lions do, contact Membership Chair Brian CORNISH on 0477 297 099.


    Lions Club of Beechworth
    Welcome any community minded people to come along and see what we are all about.







    Twinning with Friendly Lions of West Virginia and Kathmandu Image is ongoing when 2 members visited Friendly late in 2018. Above picture shows Lion Brian and Josie with Lion Ken and Lyn from Friendly Lions Club WV USA

    Golden Horseshoe Festival Celebrations Easter Weekend saw us participate in the Rotary Market and we had a float in the street parade..

    Lions raised money for Childhood Cancer for the World’s Biggest BBQ.


    Lions Helped out at the Salvation Army Monthly Garage Sales..



































District news

  • MyLion / MyLCI

    Please note that information has now been added to this website under the Programs Tab
    MyLion / MyLCI
    There are documents to assist member and secretaries to register and use MyLion.


  • District Fishing Competion

    Put the date in your diary, you won't want to miss this!!
    17th - 19th March 2020


    Attachment: V6 Fishing Comp Notice (1).pdf


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    LCIF Replacing water tanks.

    Lions Clubs International Foundation has provided funds to replace water tanks lost in the NSW Bush Fires.

    Attachment: Tank letter to clubs 28nov19.docx


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    Rochester Sportsmens Museum

    While in Rochester for Lions Vision Screening, we took the opportunity to have a look at the newly opened "Sportsman's Museum" which houses part of the massive collection from John Forbes.
    If your club is looking for somewhere to go for a social activity, highly recommend a visit. Great meals at the pub too.

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    Lions Vision Screening

    On Tuesday 19th November 15 Lions provided Vision Screening at St Joseph's Primary School Rochester, 6 of these Lions were first time Screeners.
    95 students were Screened with 27 referrals.
    A good days work.

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    ALF Bush Fires Call For Assistance

    As you will all be aware, the Bush Fires are at an unprecedented situation in NSW. All assistance that you are able to provide will be gratefully received.

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National news

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    Oz-Clubhouse Clean up needs YOU!

    Thanks for using Oz-Clubhouse but our server is groaning under the weight.



    We'd like your support in deleting old files, including documents,images and videos. Please have a look around your site for very old materials that can now be deleted!



    Executive Officer

    Rob Oerlemans


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    Beware e-mail scams targetting Lions

    Lions should be aware of common e-mail and social media scams targeting club members. Sadly, some of our members have been targeted with these scams.

    For more information follow this link.

    More details: http://lionsaustralia.com/2018/01/29/lions-beware-e-mail-and-social-media-scams/


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    Lions Hearing Dogs on WinTV!

    Head on over to the Lions Australia Facebook page to check out this nice story on WinTV Canberra about our Hearing Dogs

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    More details: https://www.facebook.com/lionsaustralia/


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    Our new TV advertisment launched #morethansausages

    It's here! We are very proud to announce the new Lions Australia television campaign - #MoreThanSausages.

    It showcases the breadth of work Lions do in our communities, helping real people through disaster relief and recovery, medical research, youth programs and more. Lions Serve - more than sausages!



    Follow the link to see our video and find out more!



    More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/more-than-sausages/


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    Attention All Lions OZ Clubhouse Webmasters

    The "Text Instructions" for webmasters of Lions OZ Clubhouse websites have been updated as at 29th December and can be found by clicking on the attachment below or by clicking on the website link.

    Your MD201, OZ Clubhouse Webmaster, Lion Graham, recommends that all club webmasters review the revised instructions.

    If you have any queries, Graham can be contacted by email which you will find in the website link below.

    Attachment: Oz-Clubhouse-Instructions-Revised-29th-December-2015.pdf

    More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/members/oz-clubhouse/