Eaglehawk Lions Club
Since 1917, Lions have served the world's population through hard work and commitment to make a difference in the lives of people everywhere. With 1.4 million members serving in more than 44,600 clubs in 189 countries and geographical areas with "Eaglehawk Lion's Club" being one of these clubs, Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization. Lions are recognized worldwide for their service to the blind and visually impaired.
The Eaglehawk lion Club is a service club for community minded residents.
The Lions Organisation was brought to Australia from the USA in 1947, and has spread rapidly through out the country.
The aim of the club is to encourage the community minded people to serve in the community without financial rewards, and to encourage efficiency and high always standards.
The Eaglehawk Club has provided continual community service since their formation in 1976. Retaining original members as well as encouraging new members the club ensures that you always welcome.
Thew Lion's of Eaglehawk is very heavily involved in the "Eaglehawk Dahlia and Arts Festival" that is held every in March, they use this festival to highlight their community work.
Major Project of the Lion's of Eaglehawk are:
- 1995/96 Sailors Gully community hall restoration
- National sheep & wool show fundraiser
- Lion's Club Christmas Cake drive
- Clean up Australia Day and Adopt the Highway
Becoming a Lion
Lions club members are men and women who strive to make a difference in
their local community as well as in communities worldwide. Their
volunteer efforts go beyond the support of vision care, to addressing
unmet health and education needs worldwide.
Here is brief 6 minute video about Lions Clubs in Australia.
Lions Clubs Australia