From Our District Governor

Another year, another Governor.

Let’s continue to be enthusiastic and motivated, uphold our reputation as the world’s best community service organisation and attract new members, and have an absolute ball doing it.

With Service from the Heart.

John Barnes

Governor 2021-2022

About Our District

Due to the determined effort of Australian Secretary for Lions Clubs International, Jim McLardie OAM, the first South Australian Lions Club was formed in 1961; The Lions Club of the City of Adelaide.

Mawson Lakes Daffodil Day

Our Lions Clubs

The 201 C1 District has fifty-seven (57) clubs located across South Australia. Our clubs have over 1,160 lion members, of all ages.

Each club is involved with a range of projects, based on the interests of their club’s members.

Be a part of the world's largest service organisation

Join Your Local Lions Club Today!



Family Friendly

New Experiences

Serve the Community

Make New Friends

Develop Skills


Lions is family friendly and encourages family involvement. It’s a great way to teach our children about helping others.
Lions are committed to helping individuals, charities and organisations in the community and where their help is needed.
Enjoy a wide range of experiences when working on different types of projects and participating in a variety of events.
Lions offers opportunities for members to meet new people and enjoy fellowship while volunteering in the community.
Learn and develop leadership and every day skills that you can share with others and use to help in the community.