This weekend more than 300 Rotarians and their partners will be in Forster for their annual District 9670 Conference this weekend, from Friday March 15 to Sunday March 17.
District 9670 comprises of clubs from Myall Coast Rotary Club at Tea Gardens west to Bourke and Cobar.
Attendees will be arriving from as far away as Cobar and Warren right through to Newcastle and Lake Macquarie.
"The theme for the Conference is ‘Positive People = Positive Actions’ so our sessions are all about fantastic Rotary people and related projects. The speakers come from all over Australia and are truly inspiring," Rotarian Glenda Briggs said.
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A welcoming barbecue for 89 people is being held at the Big 4 Caravan Park in Tuncurry, on Thursday night. Rotarians have Friday free to discover the attractions of the Forster/Tuncurry area.
The Conference itself kicks off at Club Forster from 9am on Saturday, March 16 with an opening ceremony and welcome to country by local Pastor Russell Saunders and will run through to Sunday lunchtime.
“Forster was picked for the Conference because of its great location, available accommodation and conference facilities," district governor Brian Coffey said.