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      VIETNAM VETERANS of AUSTRALIA

GEELONG and DISTRICT SUB-BRANCH

The Vietnam Veterans Centre of the G.&D.V.V.A.A., is located at 31 Mt. Pleasant Road, Belmont, re-open for business as of Monday January 18th.

Opening hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10.00am until 3.00pm. 

Contact the office on 03 5243 3700 (or email at: gdvvaa@gmail.com).

 

Vietnam Veterans Centre, Belmont

With the Centre now opened, call in if you have a matter you would like to discus or just to have a chat and a coffee. Volunteers are again required so that the Centre may main open, so if you can assist, please call the Secretary.  Covid-19 safety procedures are still in place, with limited numbers of members allowed into the Centre, safe distancing and hand sanitising practises enforced.

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 Please Note:  The Geelong Vietnam Veterans Museum has been closed due to former premises no longer being made available by the City of Greater Geelong, and no alternate premises are currently available.

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A selection of Rememberance panels and inlaid plaques along the walkway, part of the Vietnam Veterans Avenue of Honour and Memorial Park Precinct, Melbourne Road, North Geelong.  If you are in Geelong, make a point of visiting the Avenue of Honour, take a walk along the avenue and see for yourself the plaques and panels commemorating those who served in Vietnam – 1965-1972.

 
  • Avenue of Honour Large Image Panel: H.M.A.S. Sydney
 

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Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Geelong & Districts Vietnam Veterans Ass. will be held on 
    Monday 8th February commencing at 10am, at the Geelong RSL, Newlands Room.
Members are asked to indicate attendance or apologies for catering purposes by Wednesday 3rd Feb.
Lunch and drinks is available at the RSL after the meeting.
All positions on the Executive and Committee are declared vacant and nominations are called for the following positions:
President
Vice Presidents ( 2)
Secretary
Treasurer
Welfare Officer
and Committee members ( up to 10)

Portfolios include: – Social Activities, Merchandise, Remembrance Events, Fund Raising, VV Centre Rosters, Catering. Newsletter, Website
Nominations close 5th Feb 2021, and Nomination Forms are available from the G.&D.V.V.A.A. Veterans Centre, 31 Mt Pleasant Rd, Belmont..

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For any matters relating to welfare or pensions, please contact the Geelong Surf Coast Veterans Centre at 14 Griffith Street, Grovedale – telephone 03 5222 6003.

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“Honour the dead, but fight like hell for the living”