South Pacific Rotary Offices
The Regional Office provides Clubs and Districts in Zone 7b and Zone 8 with administrative support, knowledge and information for a variety of activities.
The support areas are shown below along with their roles and the key contacts. Rotarians should use these resources first since they are in our time-zone and you are likely to make faster progress.


Street Address
Rotary International
South Pacific & Philippines Office
PO Box 1415
Parramatta NSW 2124 Australia
Rotary Centre
Level 2, 60 Phillip Street,
Parramatta NSW 2150 Australia
Ph: +61 2 8894 9800
Fax: +61 2 8894 9899
Office Hours
Manager International Office & Foundation Services
8.30am to 5.00pm
Monday to Friday except on Australian and NSW Public Holidays
PDG Bruce Allen
Ph: +61 2 8894 9840


Bernadette Horrell
Ph: +61 2 8894 9800
  • Assists with all enquiries about Rotary International & The Rotary Foundation literature videos and CDs



Andrew Best
Ph: +61 2 8894 9820
Mary Jayne Desmond
Ph: +61 2 8894 9822
  • Admission of new Clubs (Rotary, Rotaract, Interact, Rotary Community Corps, Satellite clubs)
  • Applications for change of name, change of club & district locality, merger of clubs
  • Applications for club & district incorporation
  • Licensing inquiries and advice re Licensed vendors
  • Use of Rotary mark and brand centre guidanc
  • District dispute enquiries
  • Special club and member anniversary recognition (50th, 75th, 100th ), other special years by request
  • enquiries including My Rotary guidance, Rotary Club Central, Reports, Showcase & Ideas
  • Guide district governors, clubs and Rotarians on procedural, constitution and incorporation matters
  • Assist the district governors, clubs and Rotarians in their communications with world headquarters
  • Maintain historical records of clubs
  • Training of clubs and district leaders.


Finance Supervisor
Coordinator (Aust & NZ)
Grace Ramirez 
Ph: +61 2 8894 9830
Sally Furto
Ph: +61 2 8894 9832
Coordinator (Philippines)
Coordinator (TRF Finance)
Rosalyn Ong
Ph: +61 2 8894 9831
Melissa Asanza
Ph: + 61 2 8894 9833
  • Collect per capita dues and other payments to Rotary International
  • Process Semi Annual reports on club membership and inquiries on SAR payments
  • Assist clubs & districts with inquiries on: club remittances and balances, reinstatements after payment following termination
  • Process The Rotary Foundation contributions
  • Make payments to Rotarians travelling at RI or Rotary Foundation expense
  • Make payments to Rotary Foundation Scholars
  • Make Global payments on behalf of TRF and Rotary International (SPAs).


Senior fund Development Officer
TRF Correspondent
Mark Anderson
Ph: +61 2 8894 9841
Krissy Aure-Canson
Ph: +61 2 8894 9842
Senior Coordinator, TRF Services
Rob Byrne
Ph: +61 2 8894 9843
  • Fund Development
  • Paul Harris Fellow Recognition – process applications and issue regalia & certificates
  • Maintain record of club recognition points
  • Issue benefactor recognitions, bequest and major donor recognition
  • Provide assistance and clarification on all Rotary Foundation matters
  • Assist with The Rotary Foundation contribution enquiries