World Peace Day 2020

World Peace Day 2020

World Peace Day 2020 Our keynote speaker at this years World Peace Day event, 21 September 2020, was Mr Tim Weeks the former captive for 3 years and 3 months of the Taliban in Afghanistan. Take the time to listen to what Tim had to say to those...
Hiroshima & Nagasaki Remembered

Hiroshima & Nagasaki Remembered

A special ringing was held at the Canberra Rotary Peace Bell to remember the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima Japan on 6 August 1945.A short statement was read by His Excellency Ambassador Mr Reiichiro Takahashi — Japanese Ambassador to...
Now available: translation to 104 languages!

Now available: translation to 104 languages!

Now available: translation to 104 languages! 8 JULY 2020 We have just added a connection to Google Translation services to allow viewers of this website to read any page or post in their language. There are 104 languages available to select. Just click on the blue...
Plans for 2020 and beyond

Plans for 2020 and beyond

Canberra Rotary Peace Bell Plans for 2020 and beyond 26 January 2020 The Rotary Club of Canberra Burley Griffin (RCCBG) would appreciate assistance to operate the Japan Earthquake event and also the Hiroshima event — in future — from any group connected with Japan, or...
Review of 2019

Review of 2019

Canberra Rotary Peace Bell Review of 2019 26 January 2020 During 2019 there were a huge 23 Special events conducted at the Canberra Rotary Peace Bell during 2019 with over 4132 people attending. This significant community series of Canberra events was created by a...
Plans for 2020 and beyond

To Christchurch

TO CHRISTCHURCH 21 MARCH 2019 Rotary Meeting, 21 Mar 2019 Firstly – a minute’s silence. I’m sure we’re all deeply shocked, saddened, dismayed by the brutal assault of an Australian citizen on people at prayer in mosques at Christchurch NZ...
Macka in Canberra 2018

Macka in Canberra 2018

Listen to the podcast 11 NOVEMBER 2018 ABC radio star Ian MacNamara was in Canberra on 11 November 2018 presenting his ‘Australia All Over’ program where he introduced Laurie McDonald who recited a poem by Monte Grover – a contemporary of Henry Lawson and...
New logo launched!

New logo launched!

Wow! We have finally found time to develop a ‘proper’ logo for the Canberra Rotary Peace Bell. Our ‘historic’ – change that to an ‘experienced’ – graphic designer Christopher Gray created the logo. Chris is the designer of the...
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