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Maigen takes out the District Lions’ Youth of the YearMaigen Nemes has done it again! In Saturday 29/3/2014 she competed in the District Youth of the Year held in Marion (Adelaide), where she took out the honours and now progresses to the State Level.
The State Final will be held on Saturday 12th April at the Rezz Hotel, Gorge Road, Paradise (Adelaide) SA.
Year 12 student Maigen Nemes from St. Josephs College is the Mildura Lions’ Youth of the Year for 2014.
She took out the honour at the local club’s final on the 27/2/2014, where the evening showcased her many talents as a young adult and certainly made the audience think about the many issues facing our community today. Maigen then followed up the Club win by winning the Zone 14 competition on the 8/3/2014.
The "Youth of the Year" quest has a number of different components including a day judging section where the contestant is interviewed about their achievements as well as their general knowledge and personality. Contestants then participate in a public speaking competition where they give a speech and are then asked impromptu questions. The National Australia Bank is a major sponsor for the event.
For more information about the Youth of The Year project, contact your local Lions Club.
Lions Mad Minute Question setsThe Challenge & Super Challenge Question sets have undergone review and been refreshed.
The updated sets are on the website for download.
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/lmm-gcc-21
C2 District Projects list posted
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/files/201c2/proj_c2_2017.10.pdf
Information on quorums & membershipCBL Chair Dave Thomas has put together this information on and answers to the most common questions on quorums and membership.
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/legal
Darwin 2018 ConventionThe web page of the 2018 Darwin is now up and running with some early news on accommodation.
Follow the link below or the look on the convention page.
More details: https://sites.google.com/view/darwinlions2018
C2 Leadership & Training DocumentsThe documents for President, Treasurer, Secretary & Zone Chairs have all been placed online with links to them available in the Members Documents page.
Please go to the site listed below under more details.
Log in with your first name, surname and the password (your member number). If you need any of this information (ie how you are registered in the system), please contact Cab Sec Cheryle Pedlar.
On accessing the page, please click on "C2 Documents" and then "Documents for Members" in the menu bar across the top.
Then scroll down to "District Officer Documents" and select the link for the document you want.
Once the file has opened, please save the file to your device of choice (laptop, tablet etc).
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/login
C2 Peace Poster & WinnerThe results of the 2016 Peace Poster have now been finalised in our district.
Details of the winning entry in the link below!
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/peaceposter
C2 Zone Chair ManualThe Zone Chair manual is now available at the link below
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/files/201c2/Manual-Zone-1617.pdf
Results of "C" Districts 2016 Cancer Screening ProgramJust available, have a read now!
See document below
Youth of the Year - Region 4 final outcomeDG Dave Thomas with winners from the Region 4 Youth of the Year final.
The final was hosted by the Naracoorte Lions Club.
DG Dave, Region 4 Public Speaking winner Breanna Garrigan & Region 4 YotY Jack Lane
"C" Districts 2016 Free Skin Cancer Screening Program releasedDetails of the 2016 skin cancer screening program have been released.
Locations & dates are in the PR along with basic information on skin cancer and why the free skin screening can be a life saver, REMEMBER, Just one look can save a life!
ABC Riverland interview re Berri Lions project at Martin Bend - March 2016Great interview on ABC Riverland this week! Meg Vonic-Joyce interviewed Steve Rodley about Berri Lions Club project, the Woodcutters Hut, currently being built at Martin Bend, in Berri.
More details: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igNEtv8aCL0&feature=youtu.be
Save The Date - initiative of C Districts 50/50 Pathway Committee
Save The Date
More details: http://201c2.lions.org.au/events/info/2016/6/4#nid02062016105444PM
Sleeping Rough ProjectThis project is now a District 201 C2 Project and we need your help. in providing toiletry care packs for the homeless.
These are is distributed through welfare and community agencies.
Donations of travel sized toiletries ideally with an emphasis on soap, shampoo, toothbrushes and toothpaste are now sought.
Full details in the flyer attached below.
Lions Christmas CakesA short video on Lions Christmas Cakes is available for viewing on the link below!
More details: https://youtu.be/cvlimTK2-PI
District Governor Dave Thomas - radio interview 4 August 2015District Governor Dave was the guest of Mildura's Dave Burrows on Easy Listening 1467 radio station this week.
More details: http://www.easymix.com.au/as-heard-on-easymix/50157-dave-thomas-lions-district-c2-governor
Carolyn's Chemo Caps ProjectDesignated a District project at the 2013 C2 convention the work and effort behind the project has continued to grow and meet ever increasing demand for the caps.
Download an information letter on the chemo caps project, see far right under Most recent updates!
Image left of a happy group of Lions and volunteers from Battunga hard at work and having fun making the caps!
Check back shortly for information on how your club can also take on this exciting project giving much needed help to people across your communities.
C2 triumphs at C Districts State Youth of the Year FinalMurray Bridge Lions hosted the C Districts State final on Saturday 11th April.
C2 representative Lily Thornley - Gambier City was the successful candidate on the night.
Lily as SA/NT representative now goes to the National Final to be held in Newcastle at 9.00am on Saturday May 2nd.
Amy Nield from C1 district and from Cleve was the Public Speaking winner on the night.
Lily is with C2 DG Ron Sargent - left
Well done to these two young women, and to the other four finalists.
All the best for Lily in the National Final.
C2 District Final Results - 2015 - Mount GambierGambier City hosted the C2 Districts final on Saturday 28th March in Mount Gambier.
Pictured left are the five finalists from that day
Phillip Konstandopoulos, Mildura Secondary College Mildura VIC, Irymple Inc
Sam Lissner,Glossop High School Barmera SA, Berri Inc - to also represent C2 at C districts State final
Lily Thornley, C2 District YotY & Public Speaking winner, Grant High School Mount Gambier SA, Gambier City Inc
Brayden Mann, Investigator College Victor Harbor SA, Victor Harbor & Port Elliot Inc - to also represent C2 at C districts State final
Rebekah Starick, Unity College Murray Bridge SA. Murray Bridge Inc
C2 50/50 Pathway Facebook pageThe District 50/50 Pathway website page is now on line.
Go to the link below for all the exciting news on this project.
More details: https://www.facebook.com/pages/C2-Lions-5050-Pathway/1379533305690768
Australian Lions Foundation Disaster appealRead how you can help the Australian Lions Foundations assist with the flood disaster in Queensland, Cyclone in the Northern Territory and fires in NSW and Victoria
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/australian-lions-foundation-disaster-appeal/
Directorship Opportunities - Lions Advisory BoardThe proposed Lions Advisory Board, if adopted at the Townsville Convention is looking for skilled Lions prepared to nominate for the initial Board.
The time to act is now!
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2018/02/05/new-directorship-opportunities-in-lions/
New Multiple District Leadership OpportunitiesRead about new positions: Disaster Relief, Deputy Legal Officer and Diabetes Chairperson
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2018/02/01/new-leadership-opportunities/
Beware e-mail scams targetting LionsLions 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/
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
More details: https://www.facebook.com/lionsaustralia/
Vale PID Dr Bob Coulthard AMIt is with sadness that I advise that Dr Bob Coulthard AM passed away this morning, peacefully in his home.
More details: http://lionsaustralia.com/2017/09/26/vale-lion-dr-bob-coulthard-am
Our new TV advertisment launched #morethansausagesIt'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: http://lionsclubs.org.au/more-than-sausages/
Oz-Clubhouse template refreshIn response to the overwhelming positive comments from our webmaster, our template is being refreshed.
All your content will remain the same but you will notice a sharp, new banner reflecting both the Lions Australia brand and our International Centennial logo.
The only other change you will notice is that the 'contact' and 'privacy information' link is at the bottom of the page - which is the normal location for this information.
Lions 100 - A glimpse into our historyIn 1969, we watch the first successful moon landing.
In that same year, Australian Lion Roy Worfold completed a 20 minute documentary, commissioned by Lions Clubs International explaining Lions Clubs to the uninitiated.
Thanks to Lion Roy's family, we can share this with you.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/17/a-glimpse-into-our-history/
DonateLife WeekDiscussing Organ Donation with your loved ones is important.
Lions Australia adopted a policy in Echuca to promote discussing your choice as part of club meetings.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/01/its-donatelife-week/
Attention All Lions OZ Clubhouse WebmastersThe "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.
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/members/oz-clubhouse/
Lions Youth of the Year Finalists share their viewsLions 2014 Youth of the Year finalists share their impressions of our flagship program.
Hear these short videos and don't forget to subscribe to our own Youtube channel
More details: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRMjk8J-AUGzcSrorlaVshAd8tA1MVdlL
Join usIt's so easy to find out about becoming a Lion. Just ask your local club or follow this link to find out more!
More details: http://lionsclubs.org.au/join-lions/