About West Perth Rotary


The Rotary Club of West Perth (Inc.) is one of approximately 50 clubs in RI District 9455 – the largest in Australia – that encompasses most of Western Australia. West Perth Rotary is one of the larger clubs. It was formed, under the auspices of the Rotary Club of Mt Lawley and commenced (chartered) on September 27, 1954. In turn West Perth Rotary has chartered two other Rotary clubs. Six members have become District Governors and the club has hosted many district conferences. West Perth Rotary charter  and  Club history

Our club meets at 07:00am for a 07:30am start each Thursday at:

Leederville Sporting Club, 78 Cambridge St, Leederville

We welcome visitors. Contact: secretary@rotarywestperth.org.au

Club Management

The club is managed by a board comprised of the following offices: President, President elect/Vice President, President nominee, Immediate Past President, Secretary and Treasurer, and includes Directors who chair the club committees representing Rotary’s avenues of service in accordance with the club’s constitution and bylaws.

Additionally the club has other non-board offices: sergeant, speaker program, attendance, bulletin editor, property, club history, Rotary information, induction, communications, website, risk management, Rotary Foundation.

Meetings are conducted by the president assisted by the vice president with duties allocated to members. Club Duties

Each member is allocated to a committee of service. RCWP_2016-17_Committees.pdf

Each member is allocated a buddy to provide informal guidance and assistance. Club Club Buddies


In 2016/17 members were elected to offices as follows:

Club Directors

President: Guy Mattioli

President elect/Vice President: Jill Smith

President nominee:

Immediate Past President: Colin Arthur

Secretary: David Arrowsmith

Treasurer: Tim Strahan

Director – Club Service: Jill Smith

Director – Membership Service: Angus Buchanan

Director – Community Service: Alan Briggs

Director – Vocation and Youth Service: Bernie Foley

Director – International Service: Joseph Casella


Club Information

Club Officers

Sergeant-at-arms: - John Holman

Program Officer:- Pat Emery

Attendance Officer: - David Arrowsmith

Bulletin Editor: - Tina Arthur

Property Officer:                                           

Club Historian: -  Vic Hall

Rotary Information Officer: - Geoff Simpson

Induction/Classification Officer: - Tony Delich

Communications Coordinator: -  Tim Dawe

Website Administrator: -   Colin Arthur

Club Risk Officer: - Geoff Woods

Rotary Foundation: -  Geoff Simpson


email addresses:    president@rotarywestperth.org.au     or   secretary@rotarywestperth.org.au

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