Foundation Family
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Become part of the Foundation Family and part of our future with our vision being to "enhance the health and well being of our community".

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to Rotary Lodge

By donating to the Foundation you will be improving the quality of health care provision for people in the Wide Bay and North Burnett.

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Rotary Lodge
Patient Accomm.

In July 2014 moved on-site to Bundaberg Hospital thanks to support of the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service District. The house is located at 277 Bourbong Street.

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Chairperson Daryl Corpe

Daryl’s profession as a Chartered Accountant provides the Foundation with a wealth of knowledge in accountancy and financial planning.  This is invaluable with annual Queensland Audit Office responsibilities.

Deputy Chair Catherine Parker
As a lawyer, Catherine assists the Foundation with legal advice across the entire range of activities from project contracts to volunteer contracts as well as more general day-to-day advice.

Lynne Forgan      

Lynne is a local businesswoman and a senior district leader of the Lions.  Lynne assists the Foundation with a wide variety of community projects, fundraising advice and gains the support of service clubs in the area.

Josie Meng

Josie lives in Agnes Water and has extensive involvement in the local community.  She was actively involved in securing health, fire and ambulance services for the town. She has had extensive involvement in health councils in the Bundaberg Region..

Trish Mears

Trish is Manager, Marketing, Communications and Events at Best Practice Software. Trish sits on various committees including the UQ Rural Medical School and CQ University Community Reference Group.  Trish has extensive experience in media and marketing.

Brant Duff

Brant is Sales Manager at Four Walls Realty an did heavily involved in Rotary, particularly the annual White ribbon Breakfast and the Brian Prince Emergency Services Awards.  He has a background in Banking and Customer Services.

Peta Jamieson

Peta is the chair of the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service (WBBHS) and has over 20 years experience with the Queensland Government, Brisbane City Council, private sector and the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ).  Peta was appointed to the WBBHS board in June 2015 and was appointed chair in December 2016.

Office staff:

Anne McWhirter (Manager)

Tanya O’Shea Drabsch (Administrative support)

Genene Braysher (Administrative support)

Shelley Killen (Finance officer)

Tricia Hardgrave (Thirst Aid Cafe manager)