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Rotary Centenary Clock
Rotary Centenary Clock

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

A clock. dedicated to the Tully community. commemorates 100 years of Rotary International. 

Rotary International is an organization of service clubs known as Rotary Clubs located all over the world. The stated purpose of the organization is to bring together business and professional leaders to provide humanitarian service, 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, gender, or political preference.

The first Rotary Club was formed when attorney Paul P. Harris called together a meeting of business acquaintances in downtown Chicago,  in the Unity Building on Dearborn Street on February 23, 1905.

Location

Address:Butler Street, Tully, 4854
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -17.933969
Long: 144.924367
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Clock
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1905
Approx. Event End Date:2005

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:June-2005
Front Inscription
1905  ROTARY  2005
   INTERNATIONAL
Inscription in Proximity

 TO CELEBRATE 100 YEARS OF ROTARY INTERNATIONAL
                              1905 - 2005
This clock was officially dedicated to the Tully Community
                                    By
DISTRICT GOVERNOR OF ROTARY DISTRICT  9550
                              JUNE 2005
                    A Tully Rotary Project

Source: MA
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