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Young Veterans at Northfield RSL

Young Veterans on a Mission at Northfield RSL. President Warren Melling and his team of several generations are making their RSL appealing to younger members. Read the Messenger news article http://bit.ly/2upWySl Photo courtesy of Messenger

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Jamie Larcombe Centre

The Jamie Larcombe Centre is a $15 million project to establish a veterans’ mental health facility at Glenside Health Services Campus. Expressions of Interest (EOI) are called for membership of the Governing Committee of the Partnerships Hub at the Jamie Larcombe Centre. The Partnerships Hub will provide support for veterans and their families who are…

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Bronson Horan, New RSL State President

Letter from Bronson Horan, new RSL SA State President Dear Members Preamble Today a meeting was held of the RSL SA State Board, at which BRIG Tim Hanna announced his resignation as State President and from the Board of RSL SA. Mrs Jill Hoare will be stepping down as her term as Vice President has…

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MEDAL COMPLIANCE

THE RSL IS NO PLACE FOR FRAUDS MEDALS Military service to your country is a proud achievement. The Australian Government awards medals and honours to signify service and contribution to the nation. Most people wear medals appropriately, knowing that they have earned them. A minority embellish their service with lies and trinket medals, thinking it…

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Changes to Board

Mrs Cheryl Cates has resigned from the board.  The board has approved Mr Stephen Larkins to fill the casual vacancy created by Mrs Cates’ resignation.  In accordance with Clause 39.6 of the Constitution, Mr Larkins will hold office until the end of Mrs Cates’ term, being 6 July 2019 or whenever the annual sub-branch conference…

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State Board Resignations

The State President, Tim Hanna, advises all members that the following directors of RSL-SA have resigned:  Ivan Venning Corey McGowan Cheryl Cates  This follows the earlier resignation of Dr Francine Pinnuck.  These members of the board have contributed greatly to the work of the RSL.  I thank them for their considerable effort and wish them…

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UniSA hosts the VWM Showcase

The inaugural showcase for the RSL Virtual War Memorial Schools Program and the Premier’s ANZAC Spirit School Prize was held at the University of South Australia, on Tuesday 7 February. Attended by the South Australian Minister for Education and Child Development, the Honourable Susan Close MP, and combined with professional development workshops for teachers, the…

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Garage sale to support OPK9

Two dedicated volunteers are turning trash into treasure for the Operation K9 assistance dog program.  Tanya and Tracy are supporters of the program and held a successful fundraiser at Semaphore Port Adelaide RSL last year (pictured above with Colin and David).  Their first venture for 2017 is a garage sale at Adams Place, Alberton on…

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Positive outcomes from the TDU

The RSL Active program has participated in the Tour Down Under for the first time and the results are impressive.  An average of 25 cyclists rode each day, with some cyclists riding 560 kilometres across the six days. The RSL Active brand, including cycling kits and support vehicles, was exposed to over 700,000 spectators who…

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