Our Stories

In this space we feature some individual Lions stories that inspire and personify what it means to be a Lion.

If you know of a Lion whose enthusiasm, ingenuity and resourcefulness has made a difference, please contact magazine@lions.org.au to share their story.

Lions Bushfire Relief in Kiah

When the smoke clears, Lions are still there

Whilst the spotlight is no longer focused on the horrific Black…

Gilbert Valley Lions Club Supports Local School

After three years of hard work, 20 refurbished mountain bikes…
Lions volunteers give the gift of education to young non-verbal autistic boy

Lions volunteers give the gift of education to young non-verbal autistic boy

As the saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child and this…

Life after Leos

As a year year 12 student, Townsville’s Hannah Bellwood took…

Tewantin Noosa Lions Club Celebrates Milestone By Helping Those In Need

To celebrate Tewantin Noosa Lions Club’s 55th anniversary,…
Sandy Scheltema

Photographer Showcases the Community Spirit of Storm-Ravaged Trentham

Partially Funded by the Lions Club of Trentham When faced…

Yarrawonga Lions sew over 40,000 turbans for cancer patients

The Yarrawonga Lions Club in Victoria meet every Tuesday to sew,…

Valentine Lions Club Wins Top Club Service Project Award

The Lions Club of Valentine refer to themselves as ‘the Club…
Deborah Hutton Lions Ambassador for Skin Cancer Screening

Lions appoints Deborah Hutton as Ambassador for Skin Cancer Screening Program

Lions Australia have appointed Deborah Hutton as their first…

A piece of cake…

With a new baker, the traditional Lions Christmas Cake is currently…

75th Anniversary – Snapshots from our founding years.

With our milestone birthday in just three months, Tony Fawcett…
Haymes Paint Donate to ALF

Haymes Paint stores and Lions Clubs host BBQ’s with a difference

Lions has a longstanding reputation for hosting some of the country’s…

Disaster Relief Australia Launch New Initiative

When Covid-19 arrived on Australia’s doorstep in early 2020,…
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Disaster Relief Australia wins Australian Charity Award

Disaster Relief Australia, whom we support through the Lions…

Rosewood Lions Club Give Back to the Elderly

Rosewood Lions Club have worked with Cabanda Care to introduce…
Kingborough (Tas) ALCCRF Presentation

Kingborough Lions Make Significant Donation to Childhood Cancer Research

The Lions Club of Kingborough presented $86,500 to the Australian…

Belmont Lions Club Support Local Homeless Community

Many of us take basic hygiene for granted. Belmont Lions Clubs…
Fortuna Foundation

Lions Club of Whitford Donates to Mobile Laundry Van

For many Australians, clean clothes are an unattainable luxury.…
Lismore Lions Club Flood Relief

A message of hope for Northern NSW as it sees more rain

As Northern NSW braced for even more rain this week, the resilience…

Lions Healthcare Heroes

For the past two years, our nurses and frontline healthcare workers…
Diabetes care packs for Ukraine

Local Lions volunteers supporting Diabetic Ukrainian refugees

Diabetes is a key global focus for Lions Clubs and volunteers…

Lions and Disaster Relief Australia Unite for Flood Recovery Effort

The devastating floods that hit Queensland and NSW in March this…

Heartbreak behind Lions mission of mercy

He might be a reluctant hero but Need for Feed founder Graham…

The Countdown is on – Lions Mini-Convention starts soon!

Hundreds of Lions volunteers and community leaders are travelling…
Read for Ukraine - Glenside Lions Club Bookmart

Read for Ukraine – Lions support Ukrainian Refugees

In times of crisis Lions Clubs do what they can to make a difference…
Preschool donates to ALF

Preschool donates $10,000 to ALF National Flood Appeal

The community is rallying behind the Australian Lions Foundation…

Lion Karen Feeds the Multitude

When Covid-19 first started spreading in Australia, Western Australian…

Diversity, Inclusion & Lions Clubs

Does your Lions club pass the diversity/inclusion test? Tony…
Gympie South Lions help flood victim

Gympie South Lions to the rescue for flood victim facing $7k fine

The Gympie South Lions Club have come to the rescue of a…

Lions’ Second-hand Furniture Store Reopens in Clare

The Clare District Lions Club are celebrating the reopening of…
Lismore Lions Club Flood Appeal

Lions volunteers across Australia are mobilising for flood relief

When disaster strikes Lions roll up their sleeves and take action…
Lynsey McLeod

How Lions Uses Music To Aid The Young

Music can soothe a troubled mind. Tony Fawcett meets the mastermind…