Lions Club of Atherton Inc

District 201Q2 Queensland Australia

Projects

Lions Annette Clay & Peter Dickenson handing over a $1,000.00 donation towards the purchase of the Paro Seal 'Sunni".
Carinya are still seeking assistance and donations can be made by following the following link
https://chuffed.org/project/carinya-robot-seal-appeal

Upgrade of Atherton Columbarium

Lions Club of Atherton, with the assistance of two local community members, recently carried out a well overdue upgrade of the Columbarium at the Atherton Cemetery.

The Columbarium was built by the Club back in 1987, under the chairmanship of Lion Alan Scott and was completed in November of that year with the assistance of local tradesmen donating both materials and their time. Most of the work was conducted over weekends, with Lions Club members themselves putting in a total of 1200 hours towards the completion of the project.

Now, thirty years later, the upgrade has been possible with the generous help of Roy Walker and Roy Phelps who donated materials and their time. A new plaque has been added to the outside wall of the Columbarium by the Lions Club of Atherton and Tablelands Regional Council has agreed to clean up and repaint the ceilings to complete the upgrade.


Pictured - Lions Ken Tait (left) and Neil Clarke (right) presented Roy Walker and Roy Phelps with certificates of appreciation for their generous assistance with the upgrade.

Christmas Cheer

Every year we distribute presents on  Christmas Day at Atherton Hospital and Carinya Aged Care Facility

Our Annual Christmas Raffle

Lions Bruce Magill, Neil Clarke (Raffle Co-ordinator) and TRC Mayor Joe Paronella who is also a Lion

Platypus Park Kids Playground

The shade cloth cover was in need  of replacement and here we all are

 

Meals on Wheels 

Our project was to raise funds to buy Meals on Wheels a new vehicle

Old van dressed up for Maize Festival Parade

Mil Clay project co-ordinator handing over the keys of the new vehicle to Pat Gane co-ordinator of MOW Atherton

 

Atherton Lions Club Indoor Markets

We hold monthly markets on the 2nd Sunday of each month in Merriland Hall, Robert Street Atherton from 7am to 12noon.

For details contact 0448 336 035 

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Combined Rotary - Lions Fund Raiser

We recently combined efforts with the Atherton Rotary Club to raise money to buy a TUK TUK Ambulance for a village in Cambodia.