Membership

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

 

 

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* Subsidised membership of the Returned & Services League of Australia, RSL NSW State Branch and the Forestville RSL Sub-Branch
* Bi-monthly RSL NSW Reveille magazine
* Welfare support
* Pension and advocacy advisory services and support
* Funeral support, RSL tributes, and funeral benefits
* Camaraderie, fellowship, networking and mateship
* Monthly sub-branch newsletter
* Monthly general meetings including regular guest speakers
* Commemoration (Anzac services) and Remembrance (Remembrance Day)
* Coach trips
* Sub-Branch events such as VP Day, Christmas dinner etc
* Women’s Auxiliary and Widows Group activities
* Accommodation discounts at Hyde Park Inn in Sydney which is owned and operated by RSL NSW State Branch, overlooking the Hyde Park War Memorial
* Access to the RSL NSW Member Benefits program through partnership with Member Advantage, which is complimentary with your RSL NSW membership (see brochure and website for further details).  Member Advantage benefits in NSW can be accessed:
* Online  Member Advantage or phone: 1300 853 352
* Point-of-sale: by showing your RSL membership card at point-of-sale, pointing out the Ambassador Card logo, access Dining and Entertainment, Shopping and Leisure, Pre-purchased Gift Cards, Travel, Financial, and Insurance offers and discounts
* On-the-go: digital version of your RSL NSW membership card is available for use as an app on your smartphone, pointing out the Ambassador Card logo

 

SERVICE MEMBERSHIP

 

Any person who has served in the Australian Defence Force, or served with or supported or was otherwise engaged with the Australian Defence Force or the Armed Forces of its Allies, for at least 6 months, or any other person provided for in the Constitution, may be admitted to Service Membership.

 

AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP

 

Persons who are eligible to become an Affiliate Member must be 18 years or older and comply with at least one of the following:
(i) is a person who is any relative of a person (living or deceased) who is or was eligible to be a Service or Life Member of the League (proof of eligibility to be provided to the sub-branch);
(ii) is a person who had been awarded the Certificate of Merit or a National or State Certificate of  Appreciation for giving valuable service to the League;
(iii) is a cadet and/or Officer of Cadets;
(iv) is any person deemed by the Sub-Branch Committee to have provided significant service to the Sub-Branch and support of the Objects of the League.
Note: No sub-branch is compelled to admit Affiliate Members.