Rye Lions Club (Inc)

District 201V3, Victoria, Australia.

The Lions Club of Rye will once again be conducting their Annual Boat Raffle this year with ticket available for sale between September 2017 and January 2018. Our raffle boat this time around is a Savage 515 Bluewater Aluminium General Purpose Vessel valued at aproximately $45,000.00. The Savage 515 Blue Water is the perfect entry into serious bluewater fishing. Ticket purchasing over the internet will be available on the Mid June 2017. Direct ticket sales will be available at various locations from 1st September 2017. Nominee: R W Beard Tel: 0425 713 287 Email: rwbeard@bigpond.com

Click here to go to the Annual Boat Raffle Site

About the Lions Club of Rye

We are a community not-for-profit group of people located in Rye on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria. We are men and women who simply want to be involved to make our community a better place to live. Lions enjoy social interaction within the club leading to new and lasting friendships.

Our main focus is to serve our local community. We also assist neighbouring communities and help with medical research, disaster relief and other humanitarian projects around Australia and Internationally.

Be a part of the change. Join the Rye Lions Club.

For further information contact:

Ray Wilson:   0434 266860 or Norma Cornish:  0425 712292


Lions Club of Rye meeting the needs of our Local, National and International Communities

In our local community we support many community organisations including:

  • Tootgarook PS, Rye PS, Sorrento PS, St Josephs PS
  • Rye and Sorrento Pre Schools
  • Tootgarook Scouts and Sorrento Sea Scouts
  • Sorrento SES, Rye CFA, Rye Tennis Club, Rye RSL
  • St Vincents de Paul - Dromana and Rye
  • 39+ (Aged Support) - Quilting for Respite Care Centre
  • Rye Historial Society
  • Peninsula Health - Prostate Cancer Appeal
  • The Southern Peninsula Swans Football Club
  • Rye Community Centre
  • Rye Beach Carols
  • Peninsula Home Hospice

In the extended community we support:

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Uncle Bobs Royal Childrens Hospital Appeal
  • Licola Wilderness Village - Sponsoring Students and Volunteer work
  • Lions Prostate Cancer Research
  • Christmas Toy Appeal
  • Bike Ed - Victoria
  • Australian Lions Drug Awareness Foundation
  • Light up Autism
  • Beyond Blue
  • Ray Gardener Appeal - Infant car seats

Via our international affiliation, our club supports:

  • Lions International Measles Initiative
  • Lions International Fund used to assist in disaster recovery including Victorian Bushfires, Haiti earthquake and the Japanese tsunami.
  • Recycle 4 Sight - Recycling Glasses around the world
  • Australian Lions Drug Awareness Foundation

Our 1.3+ million men and women in 205 countries and geographic areas conduct vision and health screenings, build parks, support eye hospitals, award scholarships, assist youth, provide help in time of disaster and much more.

Join us in making our communities and the world better places to live.

Here is a brief 6 minute video about Lions Clubs in Australia.