Welcome to the Rotary Club of Port Macquarie Sunrise

Rotarians supporting the community both locally and internationally.

We are helping with flood relief locally right now.

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We are a club with a diverse range of members. We aim to be a vibrant and relevant club that promotes a code of ethics to our members whether they are conducting their business, personal and community lives whilst actively support community projects both locally and internationally. These include those listed below.

Tacking Point Lighthouse Restoration - A Sunrise project to renovate Port Macquarie's lighthouse.
Nepal Sunrise Mera School - Supporting the Mera School and the Kharakhola Village in Nepal.
The Big Dig - A treasure hunt on Town Beach raising money for numerous projects.
Port Macquarie-Hastings Sports Awards - Annual recognition of the best local sports players in the Hastings.
The Liberty Swing - Playground equipment allowing disabled people to enjoy activities at Town Beach.
Lifeguard Towers - at five Port Macquarie Hastings Beaches (Towers of Strength)
Rotary Lodge - affordable accommodation for families of patients at Port Macquarie Base Hospital
Rotary Community Centre - an affordable community centre available to individuals or groups
Polio Eradication - we support this global challenge & have donated over $50,000 in the last 10 years

If you are a visiting Rotarian, we are a fun place to visit for a make-up and we always welcome guests.

If you are not a Rotarian, please consider joining our club. People join Rotary to help others and stay because of the friends they make.

Upcoming Events

Jul 10

International Dinner

July 10 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Next Weekly Meeting

Fri 25

Breakfast Meeting

June 25 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am

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Join the world wide network of Rotarians

Why not drop in on a few meetings to find out more about what we do?

We meet at Chop N Chill down near Town Green in the centre of the CBD. You are most welcome but you must RSVP.

We are eagerly seeking new members. If you are community minded, live or work in the Hastings - Port Macquarie area, and have a soft spot for fellowship, charity and enlightenment, why not contact us and ask about joining. We are happy to have you drop in on a few meetings to find out more about what we do. There are no secret handshakes – we don't need them. The secret is to give more than you receive. The secret is to participate. Rotary is an international network of influential, successful people. In this age of networking, what better place to call home than your local Rotary Club?

Rotary membership provides the opportunity to:
Become connected to your community
Work with others in addressing community needs
Interact with other professionals in your community
Assist with Rotary International's international humanitarian service efforts
Establish contacts with an international network of professionals
Develop leadership skills
Involve family in promoting service efforts

2019-20 Theme

Feature Projects


Tacking Point Lighthouse Restoration

A major community project with which The Rotary Club of Port Macquarie Sunrise (Sunrise Rotary) is involved is the restoration and enhancement of the iconic Tacking Point Lighthouse and surrounding headland.




Nepal Sunrise

We have been involved in numerous projects in Nepal since 2001 and our biggest project has been the development of the Mera Primary School in the village of Kharakhola in the Everest region of Nepal




PMH Sports Awards

Celebrating the success of our local sports people in local, regional, state, national and international competitions. Entries are currently closed and the Awards will be held in 2021



We meet at Chop N Chill
7.00am 2nd and 4th Friday each month.
Visitors are always welcome.

Chop n Chill