EVENTS _ Important dates to Remember


Hervey Bay RSL Sub-Branch Inc.
2024 Dates to remember


Annual General Meeting
will be held on the last Saturday in February
24 February 2024 (held in Hervey House at the RSL & Services Memorial Club)

General Meetings:
May 11 @ 10.30 am
August 10 @ 10.30 am
November 23 @ 10.30 am
(held in Hervey House at the RSL  & Services Memorial Club whenever possible)

Committee Meetings

Will be held on the fourth Thursday of the month,

  • April Committee meetings are held before ANZAC Day.  In 2024 it will be held on Thursday18th April.
  • No meeting in December

Commemorative dates:

Feb 24 National Day for War Animals (The Commemoration service for War Animals will be held on Friday 23 February due to the Sub-Branch AGM being held on Saturday 24 February 2024).

April 25 ANZAC Day
July 7 Rimau Commemoration
July 27 Korea Memorial Day
August 15 VP Day
August 18 Vietnam Veterans’ Day
September 14 Peacekeepers Day

November 11 Remembrance Day

Diggers Lunch for 2024:

  • Tuesday 27 February
  • Tuesday 26 March
  • None in April
  • Tuesday 28 May
  • Tuesday 25 June
  • Tuesday 30 July
  • Tuesday 27 August
  • Tuesday 24 September
  • Tuesday 29 October
  • Tuesday 26 November

These luncheons are held specifically for the purpose of getting socially isolated veterans together for a social outing with like minded people.  The criteria for eligibility to attend a Diggers Lunch is as follows:

The person must be:

  • ex-service;
  • visited by one of our Support Officers; and
  • virtually immobile, do not or are unable to get out and about and mix with other ex-service persons.

Please feel free to contact our Wellbeing Office on 4184 9496 , if you (or if you know a veteran) would appreciate a visit by one of our Support Officers.  We can then advise further about Diggers Luncheons and organise transport to attend (including your approved carer) if required.