About Rotaract 2017-08-26T13:19:34+00:00

About Rotaract

Rotaract is a global organization that empowers students and young professionals to create positive change in their local communities and around the world. Rotaract provides unique opportunities that assist its members in becoming the business and professional leaders of tomorrow.

Sponsored by Rotary International, Rotaract Clubs across Australia are part of a worldwide organization of 210,000 individuals in 9,100 clubs covering 170 countries.

Mission of Rotaract

Rotaract has six goals:

  1. Develop professional and leadership skills
  2. Emphasis respect for the rights of others, based on recognition of the worth of each individual
  3. Recognize the dignity and value of all useful occupations as opportunities to serve
  4. Recognize, practice and promote ethical standards as leadership qualities and vocational responsibilities
  5. Develop knowledge and understanding of the needs, problems and opportunities in the community and worldwide
  6. Provide opportunities for personal and group activities to serve the community and promote international understanding and goodwill to all people

Why join Rotaract?

Rotaract connects you to a network of business, professional, and community leaders to facilitate the development of your personal and professional skills. Clubs seek industry experts to share stories and guidance, invite motivational speakers to meetings, and regularly engage in workshops and training on personal growth areas including leadership and communication. Rotaract, suitable for 18 to 30 years old, has a strong social aspect. Many clubs create awareness or fund raise through exciting social opportunities such as harbor cruises, sky diving or lawn bowls. Meetings are regularly held at the local pub or the uni bar, making for a great environment to meet like minded people. National and international Rotaract conferences allow you to:

  • Share ideas and develop a global perspective
  • Enhance your professional and leadership skills
  • Network with young people from around the world
  • Experience local customs
  • Visit cultural attractions
  • Meet other passionate young people united in their vision for a better world