The Rotary Club of

Georges River at Oatley
Georges River at Oatley

 

The Hurstville Rotary Club was chartered on the 2nd September, 1939;

Charter Members were:- President, Charles Barter, Vice President R. Rose, Secretary H. Piper, Treasurer H. Blaikie, Sgt. at Arms J. Webster, Committee A.Scott and A. Figtree, the first meeting of the provisional club was held in a restaurant in Woolworths (then called Jolleys Arcade) on July 10th.

The charter night was held at the Masonic Hall, Croft Ave, Hurstville at a cost of 6 shillings and 6 pence.

Amongst the 26 Charter members were, Bruce Ferguson, Nurseryman; Dr. Alf Thomas, Surgeon; Dr. Tom Greenway, Physician; Tibby Knapp, Butcher; George Morris, Town Clerk; Arthur Scott; Scott Pies, Dud Cox, Pharmacist and Arthur Diment, Hardware

 

Hurstville Golf Course
Hurstville Golf Course