75th Anniversary of Rotary InternationalPrint Page
A lookout commemorates the 75th anniversary of Rotary International.
Rotary International is an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference.
The first Rotary Club was formed when attorney Paul P. Harris called together a meeting of three business acquaintances in downtown Chicago, at Harris' friend Gustave E. Loehr's office in the Unity Building on Dearborn Street on February 23, 1905.
|Address:||Strickland Road, Brighton Rotary Lookout, Kingston Park, 5049|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.038955|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1905|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1980|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 3rd May, 1980|
THIS LOOKOUT WAS ERECTED
FOR THE BENEFIT OF PEOPLE
THE ROTARY CLUB OF BRIGHTON AS A
CONTRIBUTION TOWARDS THE ENVIRONMENTAL
PRESERVATION OF THE CLIFF FACE AND ENVIRONS
TO COMMEMORATE THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF
OPENED BY THE HON. DAVID WOTTON M.P.
MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENT
3RD MAY 1980