Zonta Club of Hervey Bay Inc.

About Zonta Club of Hervey Bay 

The Zonta Club of Hervey Bay was chartered in December 1990 and are part of the Zonta International District 22 which comprises of five (5) Areas. The Zonta Club of Hervey Bay is part of Area 2. Hervey Bay, a coastal town approximately 290 kilometres from Brisbane, and is considered as the whale watching capital of Australia, with easy access to the WorldHeritage listed Fraser Island. hervey-bay 1

Mission

Zonta International is a leading global organisation of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.

Vision

Zonta International envisions a world in which women’s rights are recognised as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential.

In such a  world, women have access to all resources and are represented in decision making positions on an equal basis with men.

In such a world,no woman lives in fear of violence.

How we do this

The Zonta Club of Hervey Bay works at the international, district, and local levels to achieve the Zonta objectives through:

  • Education
    • Nomination and endowment for the Young Women In Public Affairs Award
  • Service 
    • Support to Hervey Bay community through the assembly and provision of Dignity Bags to women and children in need
    • Donations to support various community organisations
    • Birthing Kits to assist traditional birth attendants in developing countries
    • Fundraising for local and international projects
  • Advocacy
    • Prevention of Violence Against Women and Children
    • Support for the reduction in child marriages
    • International Women’s Day breakfast
    • Raising community awareness through events and media

The Club meets on the last Wednesday of each month at 6.30pm either via Zoom or at the Hervey Bay Boat Club, Buccaneer Drive, Urangan Qld 4655.  If you would like an invitation to a Dinner Meeting or to enquire about membership please send an email with your contact details.

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For information about other clubs in District 22 Click here.