In October 2016, Rotary Club of Blakiston screened the Malaysian MotoGP motorcycle race on the big screen at Wallis Cinemas in Mount Barker.
In September 2016, Rotary Club of Blakiston sponsored two brothers to participate in the CAMS (Confederation of Australian Motor Sport) Junior Development Program. The boys were photographed with V8 Supercar driver Josh Keen.
Rotary Club of Blakiston has supported mental health awareness and education for a number of years. As our contribution to Mental Health Week 9 – 15 September 2016, we provided a mental health resource book – Mental Health Fist Aid (youth) to school counsellors at every Hills High School from Heathfield to Murray Bridge.
In November, as part of Movember men’s health, we had a shopping mall display at Mount Barker, a display at the Mount Barker Library and we supported the Wistow Community Association at their Movember fundraiser event at the Wistow Hall.
The Rotary Club of Blakiston supports the Littlehampton Community Association by providing support staff and the emcee for the Anzac Dawn Service and the Remembrance Day Service at Miels Park, Littlehampton.