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RSL Active is a program from RSL Victoria, supported by the Victorian State Government, providing a range of events and activities for the younger veteran community. 

RSL provides a way to connect with other veterans and develop social networks, share ideas, tell stories, enhance support circles, and improve physical and mental health.

Activities are generally free or low cost to attend, open to veterans of all ages, and you don’t need to be a member of the RSL to participate.

There are regular RSL Active events held through RSL Sub-Branches around Victoria.  For more information about events in your location, please contact rslactive@rslvic.com.au or (03) 9655 5573. 

To be updated by email on upcoming RSL Active events please CLICK HERE

Upcoming Events:

 

11 October

Barefoot Bowling at Greensborough Bowling Club

At:Greensborough Bowling Club, 178 Liat Way, Greensborough

Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm

This event is free for current and ex-service members of the ADF and their immediate family.        

Includes sausage sizzle.

For more information and to register:https://greensboroughbowling11oct19.eventbrite.com.au

14 Oct-Nov 11

Pilates – Ballarat

7 October to 11 November, Monday evenings, 5.15pm

Free for all veterans

Ballarat RSL Sub Branch Inc will begin a six week Conditioning Pilates class Monday evenings 5.15pm from 7 Oct to 11 Nov.

Location: Ballarat Allied Health, 1730D Sturt St, Alfredton.

For more information contact Ben Brooks on 0427 912 852 or 0413 571 395.

19 October

Archery – Altona

Altona RSL and RSL Victoria would like to invite Veterans and their immediate families to join us for a fun afternoon at the indoor Archery centre Arrows Plus. The best news is that this is a Veteran owned business!

Address: 17 Wallace Ave, Point Cook VIC 3030

Dress: Must wear closed in shoes, no loose clothing and long hair must be tied back.

Limited spots available. Please book a ticket via the below link
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/altona-rsl-active-archery-tickets-73709768903

 

20 October

Aviation Museum Visit

RSL Active along with Bentleigh RSL Sub-Branch is pleased to host a visit to the Australian National Aviation Museum. 

This is a free event for younger veterans and their families*. 

The Australian National Aviation Museum has one of the most significant collections of aircraft and engines in Australia. The Museum provides public access to a number of the aircraft on display, allowing visitors to interact with the aircraft and to experience life as a early Aviator or Military Pilot.

Come along for a guided tour then feel free to stay and explore your afternoon away.

This event includes lunch. 

Date And Time

Sun., 20 October 2019

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm AEDT

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Location

Cheltenham Moorabbin RSL

289 Centre Dandenong Road 

Cheltenham, VIC 3192

Registration essential at https://rslactiveaviationmuseum20oct.eventbrite.com.au/

27 October

Moe Barefoot Bowling

Barefoot Bowling at Moe Bowling Club Followed by Lunch at Moe RSL.

Come and enjoy a complimentary game of barefoot bowls and BBQ. Free for veterans and their families.

Moe Bowling Club from 9.30am followed by a BBQ lunch at Moe RSL from 12 noon.

For catering purposes, please RSVP at https://rslactivemoe27oct.eventbrite.com.au/

30 October

Wellness Wedneday 

RSL Active and Greensborough RSL presents Wellness Wednesday: A Health and Wellbeing Program for Veterans

Introduction to meditation - pain management with Robyn Stephens

With more than 40 years experience, Robyn will introduce how movement of the body and breathing can help maximise physical, mental and emotional health.

When: 30th of October 2019

Time: 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Where: Greensborough RSL - The Tobruk Room

Dress: Comfortable activity wear. Please bring a mat, blanket or towel to sit on.

Free for veterans and their immediate families! $5 for general public.

RSVP by 28th of October for catering purposes. For more information and to register please visit https://wellnesswednesday21aug19.eventbrite.com.au

Current and ex-service members of the ADF can register by clicking the register button above. If registering for yourself and your partner, please select 2 tickets and complete relevant information.

Current and ex-service members of the ADF can also register by contacting Greensborough RSL on 9435 1884.
General public can register by contacting Greensborough RSL on 9435 1884.

If you have any questions about this event, eligibility to participate, or would like assistance with registering, please contact Greensborough RSL on 9435 1884.

 

Regular RSL Active Events

Altona RSL

Variety of events including yoga, walks and more.  Contact Altona RSL (03) 9398 2817. 

Altona RSL
Yoga.  Monday and Thursdays.  Contact Altona RSL (03) 9398 2817. 

Altona RSL - Cherry Lake Walk/Run/Ride
Saturday mornings 9.20am – 10.30am
April through to November.
Location:  Cherry Lake, Millers Road, Altona.  Meet at the carpark. Please provide your own bike.
For more information contact Altona RSL (03) 9398 2817. 

Ballarat RSL - NEW
Ballarat RSL has recently commenced a pilates program (see above for more information). 

Bendigo RSL
For more information about upcoming events contact Craig Hancock at Bendigo RSL (03) 5442 2950 or healthwellbeing@bendigorsl.com.au 

Bentleigh RSL  
Conducts a range of activities.  For more information contact Bentleigh RSL  (03) 9583 1775.

Greensborough RSL  
Regular events include Wellness Wednesday and Barefoot Bowling.  Contact Greensborough RSL (03) 9435 1884.

Melton RSL Active
Range of events that have included golf, bushwalking and PaintBall.  See Melton RSL Active Facebook page for more information. 

Sale RSL
Conducts a variety of events including weekly yoga (see below). Sports library available for veterans to use, including snow gear. For more information contact Sale RSL (03) 5144 2538.   

Sale RSL - Yoga Tuesday
Every Tuesday during the school term starting at 7.15pm
Location - Gippsland Veterans Centre in Sale
Free to the Veteran community (includes family and carers)
Register at https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/yvs-yoga-tuesday-tickets-65075145512

Warragul - Fitness and Mateship Program 
Warragul and Drouin RSLs host a free one hour fitness program fitness program for younger veterans, held at Voyage Fitness, Warragul.   
This program is designed to support young veterans /ex-service personnel to improve their fitness, gain fellowship and achieve closer integration with the civilian community. It involves a weekly one hour session of group physical training which is tailored to individual needs.
For more information please contact Warragul RSL on: (03) 5623 6003

Warrnambool RSL
Variety of activities.  Contact Warrnambool RSL (03) 5562 4634

Waverly RSL
Yoga.  Contact Waverley RSL (03) 8558 4700



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