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Rotary Club of Aboyne & Upper Deeside - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Community Service

How we react with the local community



Winners of the 2017 Young Musician are... Senior: Callum Geddes S4 (Piano), runner-up, Osh Arthur S5 (Piano) Junior: Rhiann Matthw S1 (Fiddle), runner-up, Stuart Paterson S2 (Pipes)


International Service

we purchase these items for international disaster relief


Club Archives

Maintaining Club Records of Past Activities and Events


Youth Opportunities

Back home from their experience


Ways & Means Activites

The Club Tent assembled and ready for action at one of our local fund-raising venues


About us

Rotary Club of Aboyne 

and Upper Deeside

The Rotary Club of Aboyne and Upper Deeside serves the Mid and Upper Deeside region to the East of the Grampian Highlands of Scotland. Known throughout the world for its Royal connections since Queen Victoria purchased Balmoral Castle, the area is one of outstanding natural beauty and is always well worth a visit.

Great walks by the River Dee

Visiting Rotarians are welcome at any time

Meetings are held at the Loch Kinord Hotel,Dinnet 
on  the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Mondays 
and at the Glen Aden Hotel, Ballater on the 4th Monday  -  6.30 for 7pm 

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Monday 22nd October 21.00

weekly meeting

in Glenaden - followed by Council meeting

Quiz  night

Saturday 27th October 19.00

Quiz night

Quiz night to raise funds towards swimming pool project in Aboyne Dinnet Church hall

Monday 29th October 18.30

5th Monday change of venue

Visiting the Deeside Gliding club followed by BBQ

Aboyne Academy parents evening

Thursday 1st November 18.00

Aboyne Academy parents evening

Some Rotarians present to promote RYLA

Monday 5th November 18.30

weekly meeting

Business meeting

Young Musician

Wednesday 7th November 19.00

Young Musician

Young Musician competition at Aboyne Academy

Bonfire night

Saturday 10th November 16.30

Bonfire night

doing BBQ at Bonfire/fireworks display on the green

Monday 12th November 16.30

weekly meeting

at Loch Kinord

future events completed calendar district events local events

Rotary News

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Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities

Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Mondays at 18.30 for 19.00
LOCH KINORD HOTEL, Dinnet, Aberdeenshire AB34 5LW Tel:01339 885229 (between BALLATER and ABOYNE)
1st, 2nd & 3rd Mondays

GLEN ADEN HOTEL, Ballater, 4th Monday

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