Corowa was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Albury, under the leadership of President Harold Johnson, Dig’s special representatives Doug Thompson and Horrie Harrison. Local liaison contact was Rupert Grace; our first Secretary.
The Charter dated seventeenth day of May, 1939 was presented to W E Sargood on the 10th of July, 1939 by District Governor Angus Mitchell of Melbourne, who later became the first Australian President of Rotary International.
It was Rotary International Club No 5035.
The Charter Board was:
Sergeant at Arms
Boots & Shoe Retailing
The other charter members were:
Real Estate Agency
Recreations - Racing
Municipal Govt - Electrical Services
Municipal Govt - Town Clerk
Religion - Anglican
Law Practice - General
Charter Board and Member Profile: