Who We Are

Chartered 17 May 1921

A legacy Rotary Club in New South Wales

Together, we see a world
where people unite and take action
to create lasting change across the globe,
in our communities, and in ourselves.

The Rotary Club of Sydney is part of Rotary International.

History of Sydney Rotary

The Rotary Club of Sydney has an outstanding history of Achieving for Others * :
  • Founding the New South Wales Society for Crippled Children in 1929, now known as the Northcott Society; the first Australian Rotary Project.
  • Establishing the Police & Citizens Boys’ Clubs in New South Wales.
  • Establishing the Mt Eliza Executive School of Business now part of the University of Melbourne.
  • Instrumental in the building of an International House to accommodate overseas students at the Universities of Sydney and NSW.

* Brian H Fletcher, Achieving for Others – The Rotary Club of Sydney 1921-2005, Southwood Press 2005.

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Meet The Team

Fatima Ali

Fatima Ali

President

As your Leadership team we aspire to live up to the Four-Way Test principles, to promote ethical
standards, to act with integrity, to be accountable and transparent in our actions, to consult and
collaborate and most importantly to be kind and compassionate.
Rotary International President-elect Holger Knaack offers Rotary as, "an invitation to endless
opportunities".