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Police Comms Visit 26 Jul 16Gaylene Lines arranged an excellent visit to the Police and Fire Communications on 26 July 2016 at Wellington Central Police Station, 41 Victoria Street, Wellington.

Police Comms Visit 26 Jul 16Calls are spread among three Police Communication Centres - Northern Communications in Auckland, Central Communications in Wellington and Southern Communications in Christchurch. Auckland is the biggest centre. The three centres have business continuity plans and back-up capability. Staff work across the three centres involving communicators, dispatchers, section managers, team leaders, shift commanders, workforce analysts and admin support. Police comms centres deal with calls about burglaries, family violence, disputes, fights and disorder, vehicle crashes, armed robberies, search and rescue operations, homicides, dangerous driving, missing children, civil disputes and thefts. The Wellington Police Comms centre shares space with Central Fire Communications.

Fire service in Tawa

Michael Farrand, Chief Fire Officer, Tawa Fire Brigade is our guest speaker for the Tawa Rotary 2 August meeting.

Upcoming Events 

Date (2016)



9 August

Rotarian Geoff Atkinson, Rotary International Convention in Seoul Robert Armstrong

16 August

Justin Lester, Deputy Mayor -           Mayoral Candidate Malcolm Sparrow

23 August

T B A  

30 August

Anthony Simon, Advances in Pharmacy Gary Denton

6 September

Councillor Malcolm Sparrow Malcolm Andrews

13 September

General Manager, Transpower Richard Herbert

20 September

Club Forum & Rotary Exchange Student -Gaëlle Ibarguen President Andrew

27 September

Dr Ken Gledhill, Director GeoNet "Forecasting Earthquakes"  

Invitation to join Paul Harris Society

Paul Harris Society brochure

From PDG Simon Manning:  Please accept this as a personal invitation to join the District 9940 Paul Harris Society. The 9940 Paul Harris Society was formed in 2015, and gives all Rotarians the opportunity to donate $1,000.00 USD on an annual basis for as long as you are willing or able to. We currently have 21 members in the Paul Harris Society in our District. Paul_Harris_Society_9940_Invitation


District Conference 2017

District Governor 2016-17 Martin Garcia has announced the conference that will be held in New Plymouth in April. To find out more and register, see:

We have a new District Website at: The July 2016 newsletter is now available- see more.


2016 Rotary theme

Visit to Police Communications, 26 July 16

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