With an objective to uphold the Anzac traditions for all Australians and play a role in their brand recognition;
Directly addressing and promoting to Governmnent the unique interests of RSL and services clubs and seek to influence Government policies and legislation impacting specifically on those clubs.
Which secured an election policy with the Coalition at the last State election to allow full-service members of the RSL automatic entry when visiting RSL and services clubs across NSW. Legislation will be introduced into Parliament shortly;
Assisting clubs access improved lines of communication to the RSL at a State and national level;
Which successfully trialled the access of RSL and Services clubs to State Government Contract pricing (NSWBuy) - clubs which have registered are realising substantial savings in purchasing. The Association also has secured manufacturers fleet discounts across the entire range of Subaru and Volkswagen passenger and commercial vehicles for member clubs.
Which conducts two highly regarded annual educational conferences – the Association’s Annual Conference to be staged in Melbourne 2011 from 4-7 September and the National Conference at Twin Towns Services Club, May 2012.
Which hosts educational tours throughout Australia, New Zealand and the US to study industry issues.
and receive access to a complimentary IR/ER Hotline and an ‘online’ HR manual specifically tailored for the Association.
To increase your club’s corporate social responsibility profile by supporting the Kokoda Youth Leadership Challenge (a recognised CDSE Category 1 project) through sponsorship of young members of your community on treks over the Kokoda Track.
To support the Operation CARE program supporting our soldiers wounded in overseas conflicts by sending them on a short holiday prior to returning to active service. The program also cares for the widows of soldiers.
And attend regular meetings for updates and discussion on issues specific to RSL and services clubs and receive regular Management Circulars and Newsletters on industry issues.
Promote your club’s facilities via the Association’s website – www.rslservicesclubs.com.au – and have member access to issues impacting on RSL and services clubs;
Promote your club’s accommodation facilities via the Association’s website;
Gain access to the Wanderest mobile van park concept providing facilities for travellers in club car parks and generating additional income for venues;
Combine with more than 130 RSL and services clubs across NSW with more than 1.5 million members across the State which have already joined the Association.