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Just complete your message on the email form below and press send.

Your question will be attended to as soon as possible and we will email you a reply.

If  you prefer to write address all correspondence to:-


The Secretary

RVR Association

C/- Regimental HQ 5/6 RVR

202 Burwood Road

Hawthorn 3122



Battalion Contact Numbers

5th/6th Battalion, 8:00 to 16:00 Monday to Friday - 03 9816 5100

8th/7th Battalion, 8:00 to 16:00 Monday to Friday - 03 5330 4500




Royal Victoria Regiment Association Incorporated

ABN A0033229W

 Office Bearers and Committee Members 

July 2019 - June 2020


President - David Arden

​Vice President -

Treasurer - Greg Leyden

Secretary & Public Officer - Martin Catterall


Committee Members

Mary-Anne Rovers

Paul Riley

Peter Baird

Sean Rodger - Merchandise Officer

RVR Pipes & Drums

Ron Stepnell & Ben Tosetto


Unit Association Liaison

VSR Association -

6th Battalion Association - Ralph Boyne

8/7RVR & 22RVR Association's - Neil Leckie


Regimental Colonel

BRIG Douglas Ball, AM RFD jssc FAIM MAICD (Retd)


RVR Association Newsletter 


If you have any stories or articles

of interest for the Association

newsletter, CLICK below 





or mail to:-

RVR Association Inc

Attention Newsletter Editor

C/- Regimental HQ 5/6 RVR

202 Burwood Road

Hawthorn  3122



Association Merchandise

RVR Merchandise Officer - Sean Rodger

To order OR Bulk purchase inquiries by RVR Company Unit Messes













New RVRA Polo Shirts
Select Colour Imperial (Purple), Blaze (Orange), Apple (Green), Harbour (Sea View), Platinum (Grey), Black, Cherry (Red), French Navy, Sky, White






Select S M L XL XXL 3XL 4XL Nominate Size
Size (X)          
POLO Shirt with Crest $55 + $9 post  
(Select colour and size above) 

**Allow 14 days for processing     


                       Royal Victoria Regiment Gold Bullion pocket badge --->

                        Badge can be worn temporarily (3 pins on back) or

                        sewn on permanently


                        $30.00 each plus $5.00 postage











                                                                                                           RVRA Short Sleeve Reversible Vest


                                                                                                           Very smart zip fronted and lined with      

                                                                                                           two pockets


                                                                                                           Black with RVRA Crest


                                                                                                           Sizes:XL, 3XL


                                                                                                           $50.00 each plus $10.00 postage






                      Royal Victoria Regiment Association Tie


                      Navy blue with black, white and red stripe


                      Mulitaple RVR badges


                      $30.00 each plus $5.00 postage






                                                                                            <-----  Royal Victoria Regiment Lapel Badge

                                                                                                         (also in subdued-matt dark metal)


                                                                                                                $10.00 each plus $3.00 postage







                      RVR Association Mug or Stubbie Holder


                     Association Banner Motif including past RVR units


                     Year dates of RVR Operational Deployments


                     Mugs $15 each plus $10.00 postage


                      Stubbie Holders $5.00 each plus $5.00 postage




Useful WEB SITE Links

Australian War Memorial                                    

Service Records                                  


Department of Veterans' Affairs           


Australian Defence Force                    


Reserve Forces Day web site               


Australian Military History                                              


RSL Victoria                                    


Australian Commando Association    


1/19 RNSWR Association                                 


Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Ballarat Ranger Military Museum             


The Secretary

RVR Association Inc

c/- Regimental HQ

202 Burwood Road

Hawthorn 3122