2017 Calender

Next Pay Day Lunch

The July 2017 Slouch Hat - Right Now!

Next Meeting Date

2017 Committee

All "Slouch Hat" Magazines

2016 Tributes & Events

Foxholes of the Mind

Museum Brochure


Support Our Supporters

Important Veterans' Links

Geelong Surf Coast Veterans Centre

Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia National

Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia Victoria

VVCS - Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service

Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS) and Veterans Line can be reached 24 hours a day across Australia for crisis support and free  and confidential counselling.
Phone 1800 011 046 (international: +61 8 8241 4546).


"Honour The Dead But Fight Like Hell For The Living"

VVAA (Vietnam Ribbon Bar)

50th Anniversary Book - Order NowThe 50th Anniversary Book is available to order.  
Act now or you may miss out. 

The Vietnam Veterans Centre at Osborne House remains closed for an unspecified period of time while repair works take place.

Members are advised that our next Pay Day Luncheon will be at Midday on Friday 21st July at Peninsula Hotel 195 Bellarine Highway, NEWCOMB, 3219 from 12 noon until approximately 2:00 pm. 
Meals and drinks will be at bar prices.
Please email The Secretary at gdvvaa@gmail.com by noon on Thursday 20th July if you would like to join us for lunch on Friday, 21st July, 2017.

2017 Vietnam Veterans Day commemorations are  approaching quickly. 
Vietnam Veterans Day is a day for all to remember and commemorate lives lost during Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam War 1962–1975 and those who continue to suffer as a result of the War.

Commemorations will be held in Geelong on Sunday 13th August, with a March to the Memorial in Swinburne Street Geelong North followed by a gathering of veterans at a nearby venue. See the poster below for details. Further information will appear here when it becomes available.

In Melbourne, on Friday 18th August the day starts with a Gunfire Breakfast at 9:30, then a March followed  by the Official Commemoration Service at the Shrine of Remembrance             
Click on the picture for full details    >>>>


Dawn Service at Eastern Beach

Weather Poor but March Well Attended

Veterans & Families Enjoy ANZAC Day Lunch

VVAA Victorian State Conference

Charity Golf Day



Remember - Next Year will be the 50th Anniversary of
the Battle of Coral and Balmoral (12 May – 6 June 1968)

Vietnam Veterans Centre and Museum
VV Centre

The Geelong Vietnam Veterans Centre is located at the rear of Osborne House in Swinburne Street North Geelong. It is open Monday to Friday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. The Museum is open during these hours. Vietnam Veterans often drop in to discuss their concerns or just hang around in a friendly and welcoming environment. 
A "Payday" lunch for members is held at the Centre every second Friday with other social and recreational events scheduled from time to time.  If you are a Viet Vet or part of the family please drop in to say "G'day" when you are in the area.

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  • "Honour The Dead But Fight Like Hell For The Living"
  • VVAA (Vietnam Ribbon Bar)