Rotary and its members are confronted with a rapidly changing environment with the outbreak of Covid-19 virus. Please follow the official advice of your local health authority, government recommendations and the World Health Organisation when making decisions as whether or not to proceed with meetings, projects and events.

In New Zealand this includes the New Zealand Ministry of Health (MOH) Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) guidance - Ministry of Health website…/dis…/covid-19-novel-coronavirus .    Covid-19 specific healthline 0800 358 5453 / Tele-health line (anytime) is Text 1737

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We are leaders in our communities and this time of crisis calls for leadership, so it is everyone's responsibility to come together to help each other and those in our communities who need Rotary's help. To take an excerpt from the RI President's letter; "We can put a greater emphasis on the work we do in our communities by helping our less fortunate neighbours cope with the effects of isolation and fear, or by supporting our health authorities to address this situation."

Please keep an eye on the Rotary Oceania Facebook page as this will also have a large amount of useful information that can easily be shared with others.

Please review the resource topics below.  Each has a social media share bar that we encourage you to use.
Information on this page is advisory only and is intended only for Rotarians, Rotary Clubs and Rotary Districts of the Rotary Oceania area (New Zealand and the Pacific Islands) and is intended to support, not replace, the decisions and advice of clubs and Districts. 
Use of information including that linked to from this page is at the discretion of the user.
While every effort will be made to include useful information as the crisis evolves, the page should never be your only source of information.

If Rotarians have a query or concern about Rotary's response to the crisis please contact your club President in the first instance.  Clubs are to contact their Assistant Governor.
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Please keep an eye on your District website and Facebook page for District notices.  Much important information will be emailed to clubs so please read your Rotary emails.
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