RAWCS Eastern Region

RAWCS Eastern Region links Rotary Districts 9650, 9670, 9675, 9685, 9700, 9710 and spans across much of NSW and the ACT.

Next RAWCS Eastern Region meeting
Sat 26 & Sun 27 May 2018 – Parkes

Posted: 2018-02-19

The next RAWCS Eastern Region Meeting will be held on the weekend of Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 May 2018 at Parkes Golf Club Club, London Road, Parkes NSW 2870, hosted by District 9700. Further information will be posted closer to the date.

RAWCS Rover magazine

RAWCS Rover is the quarterly magazine of news and events for RAWCS Eastern Region. DOWNLOAD the latest issue RAWCS Rover 16 February 2018 [.pdf 2.50MB]

RAWCS Rover February 2018


Previous Issues

Click on the images below to download a .pdf

RAWCS Rover November 2017

RAWCS Rover August 2017

RAWCS Rover May 2017

Donations in Kind

Donations in Kind Eastern Region has relocated to premises at Castle Hill. In accordance with site conditions goods may only be delivered to the Castle Hill site BY APPOINTMENT. Goods must not be left outside the building at any time. For information on types of goods being accepted, please refer to the Suitable and Unsuitable Goods V2.

To make an appointment to deliver goods to DIK Castle Hill please contact:
Miriam Jacka 0450 110 336 or Janis Harvey 02 9869 2974
Site Address: Unit 4, 12-14 Anella Avenue, Castle Hill. Click HERE to download directions

Register a project online

Click HERE to Register a Project

The new online Overseas Aid Project Application is ‘live’ as of 12th December 2017. [No further Project Applications can be submitted using the Word or PDF versions of the Project Application Form.]

All RAWCS projects must be sponsored by an Australian Rotary Club or District and wherever possible endorsed/partnered with a Rotary Club or District overseas. The only exception is RABS projects that are local and are sponsored/administered by the same Rotary Club/District.

If your Club is registering an international project and needs help, please contact the Projects Registration Coordinator or your District Chair as shown below. Your District Chair can put you in touch with clubs in your District who have undertaken similar projects in the past, or who may be interested in partnering with you in your project.

Projects reports

Click the links below to read reports from Project Managers


Pink Umbrella Foundation Grants

RAWCS Eastern Region has many outstanding projects and many committed volunteers participating in the delivery of humanitarian aid. One way to recognise the great contribution made by clubs in RAWCS Eastern Region is through the Pink Umbrella Foundation Grant Program.

To help promote RAWCS to the wider Rotary network Pink Umbrella Foundation offers $1,000 grants to six projects registered with RAWCS Eastern Region at every quarterly Eastern Region meeting.


RAWCS Eastern Region District Chairs

D9650 Reg PIERCE 0417 472 723 [email protected]
D9670 Steve CARROLL 0408 884 327 [email protected]
D9675 Malcolm BROWN 0402 183 042 [email protected]
D9685 Jan PRYOR 0423 315 921 [email protected]
D9700 Chris FINKEL 0429 661 358 [email protected]
D9710 Glen WRAN 0421 614 799 [email protected]

Projects Registration Coordinator Sue O`Neill

RAWCS Eastern Region Management Team 2017-18

Chairman PDG Adrian ROACH D9670 0412 191 888 [email protected]
Vice Chairman,
Immediate Past Chairman
PP John ROBERSON D9700 0407 940 014 [email protected]
Secretary PP Brian GOLDSTRAW D9710 0417 409 755 [email protected]
Treasurer East Region Rtn Janis HARVEY D9675 0415 439 022 [email protected]
Project Volunteer Manager PP Lloyd CHATFIELD D9675 0419 250 976 [email protected]
Deputy Project Volunteer Manager PP David WATERHOUSE D9685 0402 215 864 [email protected]
Project Registration Coordinator,
Newsletter Editor
PP Sue O’NEILL D9685 0404 432 690 [email protected]
Project Reporting Coordinator PP John BENNETTS D9670 0407 724 095 [email protected]
RAB Coordinator PP Alan CHESWORTH D9700 0429 444 663 [email protected]
DIK Coordinator PP Miriam JACKA D9685 0450 110 336 [email protected]
RAM Coordinator PP John MACPHERSON D9710 0409 122 141 [email protected]
ER Webmaster Rtn Joan REDMOND D9685 0481 322 176 [email protected]
D9650 Representative PP Reg PIERCE D9650 0417 472 723 [email protected]
D9670 Representative Rtn Steve CARROLL D9670 0408 884 327 [email protected]
D9675 Representative Rtn Malcolm BROWN D9675 0402 183 042 [email protected]
D9685 Representative Rtn Jan PRYOR D9685 0423 315 921 [email protected]
D9700 Representative PP Chris FINKEL D9700 0429 661 358 [email protected]
D9710 Representative PDG Glenn WRAN D9710 0421 614 799 [email protected]