Veterans' Policy - 9th Jun 2014

Labour’s Spokesperson for Veterans’ Affairs, Phil Goff, will be in Dunedin on Friday 13 June to discuss Labour’s recently announced Veterans’ policy with local RSAs.

2.00PM to 4.00PM
Visit with Dunedin RSA Members
Montecillo Veterans’ Home,63 Bay View Road, St Kilda
Contact Dunedin RSA office (03) 466 4886 if you would like to attend.

Assistance with Hearing Aids - 27th May 2014

The Vincentian

The Vincentian Foundation for the Elderly – formed in 1976 by St Vincent de Paul as a Charitable Trust with the aim of IMPROVING THE WELFARE OF NEEDY ELDERLY. There current project is to provide grants to assist those senior members of our society on low incomes, to fund hearing aids.
The assistance, which is limited to a maximum of $1000 per pair of hearing aids, is open to people aged 65 and over who hold a Super Gold Card with a Community Services endorsement. Other requirements include that applicants:
• will have had their hearing assessed by a qualified audiologist and subsequently deemed to need a hearing aid;
• complete the attached Hearing Aid Grant Application Form; and
• attach a photocopy of the back of their Super Gold Card and their audiologist’s assessment of the cost of their hearing aid(s).
On receiving advice of the level of the Foundation grant, applicants should pay the audiologist the amount owing, less the grant and forward the receipted invoice to the Foundation. The Foundation will then send the grant to their audiologist.

If you require more information on this Phone Dunedin RSA Welfare Officer - Marie Marshall on 03 4664 888 or 0800 664 888

Anzac Day Dawn Service & Andersons Bay Posy Laying - 22nd Apr 2014

Anzac Day Dawn Service & Andersons Bay Posy Laying Click here to down load the Dunedin Dawn Parade 

Andersons Bay Posy Laying

Dunedin RSA

Poppy Day 17th April - 16th Apr 2014

Poppy Day 17th April If you cant get out for a Poppy this year your can Text POPPY to 4462 to donate $3

Dunedin RSA Welfare Trust

Tony Robinsonís Tour of Duty Community Day at Otago Boysí High School this Sunday 30th March at 12.30pm. - 26th Mar 2014

Tony Robinsonís Tour of Duty Community Day at Otago Boysí High School this Sunday 30th March at 12.30pm. DUNEDIN: Sunday 30 March, 12.30pm to 5.30pm
Legendary British actor, comedian, historian and television host Sir Tony
Robinson, returns to New Zealand this month, to film a brand-new series for
SKY’s History Channel, Tony Robinson’s Tour Of Duty.
Tony Robinson’s Tour Of Duty follows on from two successful seasons of
Tony Robinson’s Time Walks on History Channel, which most recently featured
Wellington and Christchurch.
This brand-new, 10-part series will air on the History Channel early in 2015 and
be part of the channel’s continued commemoration of the 100 years of service
for those who fought for their country, from WWI to the present day.
Tony Robinson’s Tour Of Duty focuses on the lives of people who went to war
and those who stayed at home, both heroes and ordinary people – and what war
means to Kiwis and Aussies, then and now.
Throughout the series, Sir Tony will visit towns in New Zealand and Australia to
meet the relatives and friends of those who fought in battle. He will encourage
local residents to come forward with memories from their family’s role in the
many campaigns, spread across a century of service to their countries.
The first part of each episode will feature Sir Tony exploring the town, telling war
and homefront related stories and meeting locals along the way. The second half
will focus on a community event hosted by Sir Tony in each town, which will
bring locals together to share their family’s stories of wartime, display
memorabilia and tell us what going to war means to them in the 21st century.
The New Zealand leg of Sir Tony’s Tour of Duty, will see him travel to Dunedin
and Auckland with two community events, Sunday 30 March at Toit? Otago
Settlers Museum and Sunday 5 April at Auckland’s War Memorial Museum. The
public are welcome at both events.
Sir Tony Robinson was awarded a Knighthood in November 2013 for public and
political services. He is best known for his role as ‘Baldrick’ on the cult British
comedy series Blackadder, as well as his hosting role on long-running
archaeology series Time Team.

DUNEDIN: Sunday 30 March, Otago Boys’ High School, 2 Arthur Street,
Littlebourne 9016. 12.30pm to 5.30pm
Tony Robinson’s Tour Of Duty will screen on History Channel next year.

Anniversary Day 24th March - 20th Mar 2014

The Office of the Dunedin RSA & the Dunedin RSA Welfare Trust will be closed for anniversary day on Monday 24th March 2014.

Sally Turner

Annual General Meeting - 20th Mar 2014

Dunedin Returned and Services’ Association (Inc)
Annual General Meeting
Friday 28th March 2014

Members are advised the Annual General Meeting will be held on

Date: Friday 28th March 2014
Venue: Garrison Club, Kensington Army Hall, 24 Bridgman Street, Dunedin
Time: 5.30pm


1. Confirmation of the minutes of the 97th Annual General Meeting held on 20th March 2013
2. Adoption of the Annual Reports & Annual Accounts for year ended December 31, 2013
3. Confirmation of Office Bearers.
4. Confirmation of Honorary Solicitor
5. Confirmation of Auditors
6. General Business.

S Turner

refreshments will be available .

RSA Ladies Lunch Feb 27th - has been cancelled - 25th Feb 2014

Due to low numbers the Lunch this Thursday has been cancelled

We will try for another day - yet to be decided

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