RSL Active

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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 or (03) 9655 5573. 


Upcoming Events:



8 September

Bendigo RSL- Veterans Rowing

8 Week learn to row program starting on Sunday September 8th at 10am.

Bendigo Rowing Club, Lake Weeroona. 

Free for all Veterans 

Spaces are limited!



13 September

Diggers Golf Day

The National Golf Club Long Island site Frankston Dandenong-Road, Frankston

Open to financial service or affiliate members. 

Entry fee $40 per player includes breakfast from 6am.

For entry form and more information please contact:

Penny Gressieux (03) 9655 5524 or


18 September


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

Meditation 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.

Time: 6.30pm – 7.30pm at Greensborough RSL.

RSVP by Mon 16 Sep for catering purposes. For more information and to register please visit

6 October

Leongatha Family Day - BBQ and Social Get Together

Family Friendly Social Day and BBQ 

Presented by Leongatha RSL and RSL Active

Free event for veterans and their families. 

When: 6 October 2019

Time: 12.30pm

Where: McIndoe Park, Corner Bent and Turner Streets, Leongatha. 




6 October

2019 Around The Bay Bike Ride.

RSL Active and Solider On, are putting together a team to participate in the 2019 Around The Bay Bike Ride.


For more information, and to register, please go to


Free for Victorian veterans and their immediate families. Places are limited and registrations close 30 August, 2019. All participants will receive an RSL Active / Soldier On jersey.


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:

25-27 October

Great South Coast Veterans Retreat

Leadership Great South Coast (LGSC) with the support from RSL Active and Warrnambool RSL, invite veterans and partners to participate in a couples weekend of fun activities, focusing on mental health and wellbeing, whilst connecting with other veterans and their partners.

The weekend is free to veterans and their partners.

For more information and to register please go to:


 27 October

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


Altona RSL – Blind Tiger Yoga

Monday and Thursday evenings - 6.00pm - 7.30pm

RSL Active in conjunction with Altona RSL, Women Veterans Network Australia and Blind Tiger Yoga offers a twice weekly yoga session for current serving personnel, veterans and their immediate family. 

For more information contact Altona RSL 9398 2817. 



Waverley RSL – Blind Tiger Yoga 

Yoga conducted Monday evenings (except the last Monday of each month)

For more information contact Waverley RSL 8558 4700.



Warragul and Drouin RSL- Fitness and Mateship Program

Warragul and Drouin RSLs host a free one hour fitness program for veterans, held at Voyage Fitness, Warragul.   

For more information please contact Warragul RSL on: (03) 5623 6003


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.



Regular activities

Bendigo RSL conducts a variety of activities. 

For more information contact Craig Hancock at Bendigo RSL (03) 5442 2950 or 

Regular activities

Melton RSL conducts a variety of activities. 

See Melton RSL Active Facebook page for more information.


Regular Activities

Greensborough RSL conducts a variety of activities.

Contact: (03) 9435 1884


Regular activities

Warrnambool RSL conducts a variety of activities. 

Contact (03) 5562 4634






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