From four businessmen in Chicago to 1.4 million members worldwide: this is Rotary

Leo Farrelly has been in Rotary since 1989 and has been president of the Belconnen Club as well as filling numerous other positions. He is now the ACT District Governor of Rotary. The Owl’s Zachary Colwell sat down with Leo Farrelly to discuss what the purpose of Rotary is, how he first got involved, the evolution of the organisation since he first got started 30+ years ago & how to get younger people to help serve their community.Continue readingFrom four businessmen in Chicago to 1.4 million members worldwide: this is Rotary

Community, peace and health: the Aussie Peace Walk

The last weekend of March every year marks the annual walk in Australia’s capital; The Aussie Peace Walk. This year, The Owl’s Zachary Colwell attended the walk to learn more about the 32-year-old event, why people walk, and who they are raising money for this time around.Continue readingCommunity, peace and health: the Aussie Peace Walk