Get moving in Veterans’ Health Week: 16-24 October



Sunday 24 October


Veterans’ Health Week: 16-24 October

Whether you play, throw or run, walk, ride or roll, get moving this Veterans’ Health Week.

  • Organise a lawn bowls or golf day
  • Cycle to work each day for the week
  • Go for a kayak, swim, surf or ride
  • Try out a meditation, yoga or pilates class
  • Host an outdoor barbecue with backyard cricket
  • Register in ‘Team Veteran’ for a Parkrun near you – see details below


700,000+ Aussies have finished more than 10 million Parkruns, in 422 locations around the country.


This Veterans’ Health Week 16-24 October, RSL Australia is working with Veteran Sport Australia and Open Arms to encourage members to register in ‘Team Veteran’ at a local Parkrun. It’s a great way for veterans and their families to connect with the wider veteran community each week. Run, walk, or roll – everybody is welcome.


How to join:

  1. Join parkrun – register at
  2. Then, join the Team Veteran run club by following this link


Once you’ve registered, head over to this Open Arms page to claim your ‘Team Veteran’ t-shirt and proudly wear the RSL logo.


You can Contact Veteran Sport Australia for assistance to coordinate an event in your community by emailing


Contact the RSL NSW team to promote your event on the RSL NSW website by emailing

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