News Archives
2023
Rail Safe Week, movies and travel savings...
August - Rail Safe Week 2nd August 2023
Rail Safe Week, movies and travel savings... .
Website: Rail Safe Week
For more information download this document
We are pleased to announce that VRI members can now save 4c per litre at United Petroleum participating stores.
VRI membership now includes fuel savings! 7th July 2023
We are pleased to announce that VRI members can now save 4c per litre at United Petroleum participating stores. .
Website: VRI Fuel Savings United
Escape for a winter break or enter the ballot for a summer holiday.
We have VRI Golf days, free tickets to the Comics Lounge and a discount offer from our travel partner ubookdirect for even more travel savings. 
Please contact us at anytime should you need assistance
vri@vri.org.au or call 1300 883 763 VRI EOFY 2023 21st June 2023
Escape for a winter break or enter the ballot for a summer holiday. We have VRI Golf days, free tickets to the Comics Lounge and a discount offer from our travel partner ubookdirect for even more travel savings. Please contact us at anytime should you need assistance vri@vri.org.au or call 1300 883 763.
Website: VRI EOFY 2023
The VRI Summer Ballot is now open and we introduce you to our travel partner ubookdirect for even more travel savings. Of course, we also have our regular savings with Coles, egift cards and The Good Guys Commercial! Click here for further details June 2023 Newsletter 1st June 2023
The VRI Summer Ballot is now open and we introduce you to our travel partner ubookdirect for even more travel savings. Of course, we also have our regular savings with Coles, egift cards and The Good Guys Commercial! Click here for further details.
Website: Click for more
What are you doing this summer.... Why not enter the VRI Summer 2024 ballot to stay at a VRI property in Jan Jac VIC or Kirra QLD?
Summer 2024 Ballot NOW OPEN 1st June 2023
What are you doing this summer.... Why not enter the VRI Summer 2024 ballot to stay at a VRI property in Jan Jac VIC or Kirra QLD? .
Website: Summer Ballot 2024
Introducing VRI's new travel partner ubookdirect. Normally valued at $599, VRI members can now sign up to book hotels and package deals in capital cities across the world at wholesale prices. ubookdirect - VRI unlimited travel savings 17th May 2023
Introducing VRI's new travel partner ubookdirect. Normally valued at $599, VRI members can now sign up to book hotels and package deals in capital cities across the world at wholesale prices. .
Website: ubookdirect
Mother's Day savings,
The Comics Lounge - this week only.
VRI Bendigo Bowls hosts Seymour and Opens the Huggard Green,
VRI Sports Personality of the Year presentations,
The Good Guys Commercial Offers! May Newsletter - Mother's Day 1st May 2023
Mother's Day savings, The Comics Lounge - this week only. VRI Bendigo Bowls hosts Seymour and Opens the Huggard Green, VRI Sports Personality of the Year presentations, The Good Guys Commercial Offers!.
Website: Click for more
For more information download this document
Rail R U OK?Day is more than just a day, it’s a movement that aims to empower rail workers and their communities to identify the signs that someone might not be OK and offer guidance on how to listen and also how to help. Rail R U OK?Day 25th April 2023
Rail R U OK?Day is more than just a day, it’s a movement that aims to empower rail workers and their communities to identify the signs that someone might not be OK and offer guidance on how to listen and also how to help..
For more information download this document
March - VRI Night Races, Darts, Futsal, jobs and savings!
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https://mailchi.mp/c8f3160cea8a/vri-night-races-darts-fustal-jobs-and-savings March 2023 Newsletter 1st March 2023
March - VRI Night Races, Darts, Futsal, jobs and savings! Click to read more https://mailchi.mp/c8f3160cea8a/vri-night-races-darts-fustal-jobs-and-savings.
VRI Valentine's Day, Night Races, ANZRI Cricket, Futsal, Darts and savings!
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https://mailchi.mp/b3cddb4dd739/vri-valentines-day-night-races-anzri-cricket-footsal-darts-and-savings February 2023 Newsletter 10th February 2023
VRI Valentine's Day, Night Races, ANZRI Cricket, Futsal, Darts and savings! Click the link to read more https://mailchi.mp/b3cddb4dd739/vri-valentines-day-night-races-anzri-cricket-footsal-darts-and-savings.
2022
Thanks to everyone who attended the 112th VRI AGM and to Sunshine VRI Bowls for hosting the event for the first time.
Congratulations must go to the following award winners
Sports Personality of the Year
Shelley Holcombe, Ararat VRI Bowls Club
John Schenck, Bendigo Billiards and Snooker
Centre of the Year 
Geelong
Newly created award - Volunteer of the Year 2022 
Paul Dunn, Geelong AGM Awards 28th November 2022
Thanks to everyone who attended the 112th VRI AGM and to Sunshine VRI Bowls for hosting the event for the first time. Congratulations must go to the following award winners Sports Personality of the Year Shelley Holcombe, Ararat VRI Bowls Club John Schenck, Bendigo Billiards and Snooker Centre of the Year  Geelong Newly created award - Volunteer of the Year 2022  Paul Dunn, Geelong.
VRI’s honorary retiree member Prabodh Malhotra (commonly known as Charlie in the railways) at age 70, is taking on an inspiring adventure and walking from the MCG to the SCG to raise money for the McGrath Foundation. November Member Inspiration 7th November 2022
VRI’s honorary retiree member Prabodh Malhotra (commonly known as Charlie in the railways) at age 70, is taking on an inspiring adventure and walking from the MCG to the SCG to raise money for the McGrath Foundation..
Website: November Newsletter
VRI AGM, calling for nominations, time for a laugh and savings! October 2022 Newsletter 13th October 2022
VRI AGM, calling for nominations, time for a laugh and savings!.
Website: VRI October Newsletter
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September 2022 Newsletter 1st September 2022
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Rail Safe Week is an annual community awareness week held in Australia and NZ, designed to engage the community in safe rail practices. This year’s Rail Safety Week (RSW) is being held 8-14 August 2022, marking its 17th year!
Rail Safe Week 11th August 2022
Rail Safe Week is an annual community awareness week held in Australia and NZ, designed to engage the community in safe rail practices. This year’s Rail Safety Week (RSW) is being held 8-14 August 2022, marking its 17th year! .
You can now download the Member Jungle mobile app and stay up to date with what's going on our membership group. You can update your membership details and also receive notifications about important event reminders, latest news and more.
Visit the Mobile App page (under Membership) to find out more. Download our New Mobile App 13th January 2022
You can now download the Member Jungle mobile app and stay up to date with what's going on our membership group. You can update your membership details and also receive notifications about important event reminders, latest news and more. Visit the Mobile App page (under Membership) to find out more..
2021
It’s official... The VRI is 110 years old!!
To celebrate we will be traveling back in time through the archives. We have years of journals, photos and memorabilia to share with members. VRI 110 Years! 2nd November 2021
It’s official... The VRI is 110 years old!! To celebrate we will be traveling back in time through the archives. We have years of journals, photos and memorabilia to share with members..