PEREGIAN Lions Club, Sunshine Coast

District 201Q4, Queensland, Australia

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Club news

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    Sausage Sizzles

    Our Club loves a Sizzle, we love the camaraderie and interaction with our customers. We have regular BBQs at the Peregian Beach Markets - come join us for brekkie on the 5th Sunday in each month. In addition to our regular Bunnings slots, you can see us around the community cooking up a storm!


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    YOUTH OF THE YEAR

    The Lions Youth of the Year Quest is a project of the Lions Club of Australia and it is designed to encourage student interest in leadership and the qualities required to take an active and constructive role in the community.

    Our Club is proud to be involved in this program and each year we host Club finals with the winner going onto Zone, District, State and then National finals.

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    Christmas Carols 2015

    Our happy band of helpers Christmas 2015, preparing for a big evening of fun and splendour!



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    ADOPT A ROAD

    Club members decided some time ago to adopt the David Low Way from the roundabout at Coolum State High School through to the roundabout at Peregian Beach Hotel as a clean up project on behalf of the Keep Australia Beautiful committee. Several members have been actively involved in this project and their efforts have now been recognised with the Keep Australia Beautiful committee commissioning a sign that has been erected at both ends of this stretch of main road. The latest clean up in May 2014 yielded over 100 kilos of rubbish.
    Another wonderful environmental initiative of the Lions Club of Peregian.




District news

  • 2020 Convention - Proston

    The Proston Convention Committee invite all Q4 Lions to the 2020 Convention - 23 - 25 October. We encourage you to attend and experience a rural convention and country hospitality at it's best!



    Early Bird Registrations available.



    Hope to see you all in Proston for a fun filled and informative convention.





    Attachment: This way to Proston (1).doc


  • Initial “Lions Lap the Map for Diabetes” Sunday 17th November 2019

    Earlier this year, the Multiple District 210 Council of Governors adopted a policy that clubs should be encouraged to conduct activities and projects that promote healthy lifestyle and improve education awareness about Diabetes.

    To support this policy, all Clubs are encouraged to participate in a National Day of Action which we are calling “LIONS LAP THE MAP FOR DIABETES” to support World Diabetes Day (WDD) on 14th Nov 2019. MD201 clubs are asked to stage this event on Sunday 17 November 2019 on a day in November which suits their local community.

    The “signature activity” will be a self-paced “low level” walk of varying distances as set in each location, but not exceeding 5 km, with “time of day” also to suit local conditions.

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    More details: https://201q4.lions.org.au/lapthemap


  • Latest Club Officer Basics Manual now available

    Download the latest Club Officer Basics manuals from the District Website "Training" Menu. Click on the "More Details" link below to go to the Training Menu Page.
    Club President Basics
    Club Secretary Basics
    Club Treasurer Basics
    Club Membership Chair Basics
    Global Action Team Basics
    Other Key Club Positions Basics
    Links to more Club Officers Resources
    and
    The District Officer Resource Manuals


    More details: https://201q4.lions.org.au/training


  • Registering for your new "Lion Account"

    To access MyLCI from March 27th 2019 you will need to create a new "Lion Account" which will give you access to both MyLCI and MyLION on your PC or Laptop. This short Video demonstrates the process of creating new "Lion Account"

    More details: https://vimeo.com/324982169?fbclid=IwAR2bCT_3pZkv8hiJjIo7iXULOz4Si-ZZb3Q6jeF3ciI-E27f6h_pilprjBo


  • Changes to the way you login to MyLCI

    From March 27, 2019 all our Lions digital applications will be grouped into a single account, which will be called your Lion Account. This account will use a single, universal login system. Instead of using different credentials to login to different applications, we’ll use one User ID and Password to access them all (MyLion, MyLCI, Shop and upcoming applications).

    For MyLion users—you’re all set! Your MyLion credentials will work for your Lion Account.

    URL for MyLon on Web https://app.mylion.org

    MyLCI users will be asked to create a Lion Account if they have not already registered on MyLion.

    We recognize this will be a short term disruption for all MyLCI users, but we believe this approach will have big benefits in the future as we add/improve applications and give our members a great online space to be Lions. Login and register at https://app.mylion.org/ and if you need help getting registered, please reach out to us at mylion@lionsclubs.org


    More details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/MyLionSupport/?fref=mentions


  • Lions Foundation (ALF) appeal for Nth Qld floods

    The Australian Lions Foundation has commenced an appeal throughout Australia to support the thousands of residents in Townsville impacted by the current flooding disaster. This is an unprecedented natural disaster being referred to as a “one in a century event”.
    Clubs and individuals who wish to donate can send cheques direct to The Treasurer, PDG Allan Cooper Australian Lions Foundation Ltd, PO Box 278 Melville, WA 6956.
    OR make a direct deposit to Australian Lions Foundation Ltd. Emergency Disaster Appeals Westpac account BSB 036-048 Account No. 440704. (Donations not tax deductible, please use Club Number as reference). Personal donations from the general public can be deposited to Emergency Disaster Appeals Westpac account BSB 036-001 Account No. 474157 (donations are tax deductible).

    The public may also donate direct to the Foundation by using the “GiveNow link” button on the Multiple District Website and the Australian Lions Foundation Website. All public donations received over $2 are tax deductible. Please consider supporting this appeal to help those in need.
    www.alf.lions.org.au


    Attachment: 3. Newsflash Townsville Feb 2019.pdf

    More details: http://www.alf.lions.org.au/


  • Updated Lions Code of Conduct

    The updated Lions Code of Conduct is now available on the Lions Australia website: The new Code of Conduct Guide supports our Lions Ethics. It provides practical real life examples of the standard of conduct we expect of members.

    More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/members/resources/#managing


  • Lions Children of Courage Programme

    Q4 has taken on a new project - the Lions Children of Courage Awards recognise children between the age of 5 and 15 who have successfully overcome barriers in their life. These awards can be made throughout the year; for more information check out the attached brochure, or contact I.P.D.G. Jan Barsby.

    Attachment: Lions Children of Courage Awards Brochure.pdf


  • Diabetes Queensland is keen to make contact with your club

    Diabetes Queensland is keen to make contact with your club and to learn how we can help with this challenging new endeavor. For your convenience, we have created a single email point of contact: lions@diabetesqld.org.au . To meet your needs and help co-ordinate the flow of information, we ask that you appoint a liaison officer, with whom we can exchange ideas and coordinate planning and activity.

    Attachment: Diabetes Quensland letter.pdf


  • Benefits of Volunteering

    Volunteering can be very meaningful and enjoyable, and in turn be good for your mental health and wellbeing.

    Volunteering can:
    give you a sense of achievement and purpose
    help you feel part of a community
    help you feel better about yourself by improving your self-esteem and confidence
    help you share your skills, learn new skills and create a better work-life balance
    help combat stress, loneliness and social isolation, and depression
    help you meet new people, which can help you feel more connected and valued.

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    More details: http://www.mindhealthconnect.org.au/benefits-of-volunteering


  • The Australian Motorhoming Lions Club (AMLC) are offering to provide assistance to clubs.

    Australian Motorhoming Lions Club (AMLC) are keen to provide assistance to local Lions Clubs.

    Any Lions Club is welcome to lodge a request for assistance with
    fundraising activities which might otherwise be onerous or infeasible without the input of AMLC volunteers.

    The email address for lodging requests is amlc201q4@gmail.com and in return a Volunteer Request form will made available for completion and submission to AMLC.

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    More details: http://amlc.org.au/




National news

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    Oz-Clubhouse Clean up needs YOU!

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    We'd like your support in deleting old files, including documents,images and videos. Please have a look around your site for very old materials that can now be deleted!



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    Beware e-mail scams targetting Lions

    Lions 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/


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    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

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    More details: https://www.facebook.com/lionsaustralia/


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    Our new TV advertisment launched #morethansausages

    It'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: https://lionsclubs.org.au/more-than-sausages/


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    Attention All Lions OZ Clubhouse Webmasters

    The "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.

    Attachment: Oz-Clubhouse-Instructions-Revised-29th-December-2015.pdf

    More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/members/oz-clubhouse/