Our Rotary Club is linked to the Rotary network around the world. In all we are an army of 1.2 million professional and business people. We are engaged with our community and come together to create positive, lasting change not only in our immediate neighbourhood but also around the world.
Our club has a range of outstanding ongoing projects that transform the lives of individuals, families and whole communities both in Australia and overseas. You can achieve this by simply volunteering your time in one of our projects. However if Rotary is something that appeals to you, consider becoming a member today.
Our current volunteering opportunities are listed below. If you are interested in supporting our club in any of the below activities, please don’t hesitate to register today. Be sure to indicate in your registration request which activity you are interested in and one of our members will be in contact with you within 48 hours to discuss your application.
The Peace Fellowship Program is focused on conflict resolution and is managed through 6 Peace Centres worldwide, one being University of Qld at St Lucia.
Students participating in the scholarship program undertake postgraduate studies and will return to their countries of origin to provide benefits gained at the Peace Centre. The Rotary Club of Brisbane Planetarium has been an active participant, both as a sponsor and host club.
Our Peace Fellows are visitors from overseas and they are with us for 12 months while they undertake their scholarship program at University of Qld, St Lucia. We are always looking for volunteers to take them out for a day and to show them around our wonderful city, coasts, hinterland, islands and Moreton Bay.
Rotary Australia World Community Service Through Donations in Kind the club provides Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands with hospital equipment, medical supplies, school desks, pharmaceuticals and reconditioned computers.
Volunteers can assist with the loading of medical equipment and pharmaceuticals into containers bound for third world countries.