Calendar

Dec
15
Sat
VetConnect-QLD
Dec 15 all-day

A lot can be said for rebuilding the sense of brotherhood and camaraderie of service. That’s why Soldier on, with the support of Movember’s Social Innovators Challenge has developed Vet Connect, the inaugural men’s program.

Designed specifically to connect male service personnel to a healthy lifestyle, solid friendships, and access to their local community. The program comprises of 3 weekend workshops held over 6 months with a small group format.

For more information or to register your interest please email vet.connect@soldieron.org.au

Stretch & Release Classes @ Stellar Physio
Dec 15 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am

Join in on a 30 Minute, physiotherapist guided yoga class every Saturday to release stiff & sore muscles and joints, while learning to get the most out of your foam roller and trigger point ball. No experience required.

We recommend wearing comfortable, stretchy clothing, and bringing a water bottle. This class is open to all Soldier On participants, and will also be attended by the general public.

To find out more information, email wa@soldieron.org.au or call Stellar Physio on: 08 6280 1033

Dec
16
Sun
VetConnect-QLD
Dec 16 all-day

A lot can be said for rebuilding the sense of brotherhood and camaraderie of service. That’s why Soldier on, with the support of Movember’s Social Innovators Challenge has developed Vet Connect, the inaugural men’s program.

Designed specifically to connect male service personnel to a healthy lifestyle, solid friendships, and access to their local community. The program comprises of 3 weekend workshops held over 6 months with a small group format.

For more information or to register your interest please email vet.connect@soldieron.org.au

Dec
17
Mon
Functional Fitness Group Training @ Palm Beach Aquatic Centre
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Attention all service personnel and family members in the Palm Beach area! Thanks to the Gold Coast City Council, Glenn Fitness Coast Fitness is offering a free 1 hour PT fitness session. There’s never a bad time to start working on your fitness so join up now. These group sessions have the right amount of fun and toughness and are run by an ex-serviceman.

For more information, email Soldier On’s activity team.

Coffee catch up-Wodonga @ Cafe Grove
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Come along for a brew and a chat, our Programs Officer will be attending the catch up to share information about upcoming events and to discuss ideas for future events and any individual needs. There is no need to RSVP, and all those attending cover the cost of their own drinks.

Learn to Cycle
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Brisbane participants who love to cycle or keen to try, are encouraged to join the Monday 10am group at the outdoor track at the velodrome! Current and ex-service personnel from all walks of life have formed this group and it is open to all! Join Michael (an ex-service member himself) and his coaching team to get some fresh air and show off some lycra!

You will need to bring your own helmet and riding kit, however, a track bike can be borrowed. The cycling fee and insurance is covered provided you register through Soldier On.

The Chandler Outdoor Track at the Sleeman Sports Centre is located at the corner of Old Cleveland and Tilley Roads.

To register email: activities@soldieron.org.au

Dec
18
Tue
Coffee Catch Up – Narellan @ Arthouse Cafe
Dec 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come along for a brew and a chat, our Programs Officer will be attending the catch up to share information about upcoming events and to discuss ideas for future events and any individual needs.  There is no need to RSVP, and all those attending cover the cost of their own drinks.

Arthouse Cafee is located opposite the United Cinemas.

Final Coffee Catch Up for 2018-Mayfair House @ Mayfair House
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us at the Gregory Sher Centre for an informal get together in the lead up to Christmas and the end of the year 2018 for current and ex-serving service personnel and their families.

On street parking is available at a small cost on either Royal Parade, or in nearby surrounding streets. Alternatively you can catch Tram No.19 ; which travels up Elizabeth Street and along Royal Parade from the City. Disembark at stop No. 16 and walk approximately 70m to Mayfair House.

The morning tea will be catered for so please send through you rsvp details, or if you have any questions please email vic@soldieron.org.au.  We hope to see you there!

Fitness and Wellbeing program @ Aspire Fitness Centre
Dec 18 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am

Want to get fit but not sure how? Look no further than Steve’s Veteran Fitness and Wellbeing program! This program is open to all who have served and can be tailored to suit your needs. We do suggest bringing a towel.

 

Frontline Yoga @ Robert Poate Centre
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Frontline Yoga provides yoga for mental and physical strength and resilience, delivered in a trauma sensitive way. Police, Paramedics, Firefighters, Defence, Healthcare Workers, SES/RFS, and Surf Life Savers can access free weekly yoga. Frontline’s aim is to foster community and support for those who step into frontline roles.

Sessions run from 6:00pm-7pm on Tuesday evenings. Frontline Yoga also holds other yoga sessions around Canberra on other days and times. Please visit the Frontline Yoga website to find out more www.frontlineyoga.com.au.