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ANZAC MUSIC VIDEO

This music video is really worth a look.

 
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Posted by on January 26, 2017 in News, Photo Gallery

 

Meetings 2017

RSL COMMITTEE AND REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING DATES 2017.

COMMITTEE                       GENERAL MONTHLY MEETING
  January – Nil                        January – Nil
  Tue 14 Feb                           Mon 20 Feb   AGM
  Fri 17 Mar                            Mon 20 Mar
  Fri 07 Apr                            Mon 10 Apr
  Fri 12 May                           Mon 15 May
  Fri 16 Jun                            Mon 19 Jun
  Fri 14 Jul                             Mon 17 Jul
  Fri 18 Aug                           Mon 21 Aug
  Fri 15 Sep                           Mon 18 Sep
  Fri 13 Oct                            Mon 16 Oct 
  Fri 17 Nov                           Mon 20 Nov
  Fri 15 Dec                           December – Nil
Boardroom at 12.30 pm.      Function Room 1 at 2.30 pm
**Note**
Easter 2017 falls on the 3rd Month Monday (14th April) so the dates of meetings that month have been moved forward 1 week. “MARKED IN RED”
             ANZAC Day Tuesday April 25th
 Vietnam Veterans Service (Long Tan Parade) Fri 18 August
           Remembrance Day Parade Sat November 11th
  Annual Christmas Luncheon Fri 1st December at 1230 hrs.

To download a copy “CLICK” on the link below
2017-committee-and-regular-monthly-meeting-dates

 

 
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Posted by on January 5, 2017 in News, RSL Club Events

 

CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON 2016

This year 157 Members & Guests enjoyed a Christmas Luncheon with Carols.

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Posted by on December 2, 2016 in Photo Gallery

 

OCEAN GROVE REMEMBRANCE SERVICE 2016

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Posted by on November 12, 2016 in Photo Gallery

 

VIETNAM VETERANS DAY SERVICE – 2016

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Posted by on September 16, 2016 in Photo Gallery

 

MINUTES of AGM 2016

Minutes of the A.G.M  of the OceanGrove Barwon Heads
 RSL Sub-branch held at Ocean Grove Bowling Club
 on Monday 15th February 2016.
Meeting opened 14.30pm .
President Graham Fisher in the Chair.
Silent Tribute observed.
Pledge of Allegance taken.
Attendance : 57  Apologies : 9
President firstly welcomed new members: Alana Hall, Jordan Hall, Noel Sherwell, Terry Thomas, Michael West and Marjorie Wray. 

Minutes : Secretary read out main points from Minutes AGM 2015.
Copy of Agreement between Council and Park Trust received.
Presidents Report: Graham Fisher gave report on year 2015 in Ocean Grove  Barwon Heads Sub-Branch. He highlighted activities for the year,excellent results from Anzac and Remembrance and all other work  by both Committee and members of the public. He thanked all for their contribution during the year.
Treasurers Report:  Audited report presented and accepted on motion of K.Hankin and D.Gilroy.
Returning Officer Keith Hankin called to Chair:
Keith explained there were 3 vacancies and 3 nominations and as such the following appointments were made:
Secretary: David Gilroy
Publicity: John Dickinson
Ceremonial Officer: Bradley Clarke.
Treasurer: Tony Wheal.
Sub-Branch Auditor:     With the retirement of John Fox as auditor and because of short notice given, new auditor yet to be appointed.
Welfare:  Lola Fisher explained activities for 2015.
Total visits by welfare for year 10746, total hours 6472. Lola thanked her team and looks forward to the challenges of 2016
Appeals:  David Wilkinson explained planning for Anzac badge selling. Correspondence for coming roster will be mainly done by Email those not on internet will receive hard copy.
Publicity:  John gave details of upcoming events. He also asked that everyone who can,support the Sub-Branchs’ use of  Electronic communication
Pensions:  Bob Scott outlined his activity as Pension Officer for Sub-Branch .
Ceremonies:  Brad explained very similar Anzac Day to last year. Times etc the same, Bands the same. More detail at next months meeting. Vietnam Veterans to lead March due to 50 year anniversary of  Long Tan.
General Business:
-Secretary explained next planned Trip by Sub-Branch is to Point RAAF Base Museum on Sunday 3rd April and Tony Wheal will be our guide, Bus would leave at 10.00am  tour 11.30 -12.30 and lunch at Hoppers Club.
-David requested response to latest email sent by Sub-Branch less than successful.
-Latest agreement on Club Signage for Sub-Branch explained.
Raffle $70-  winner  Herbert Tilley
Meeting Closed 3.05pm.
At close of meeting Graham introduced Casey Kennedy from NJF Exercise Physiologists who gave an address on Health and Fitness and Support  for Veterans, their partners and Widows. He explained steps if anyone wanted to avail themselves of the service and that DVA are covering costs

 
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Posted by on February 18, 2016 in Meeting Minutes

 

WWI VETERANS FROM BELLARINE PENINSULA

I have been doing a bit of research into the local records of WWI veterans and have attached 3 PDF files to this post with my findings so far. It can become very addictive in tracking the history of some of our local diggers.

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Posted by on October 28, 2014 in News