ACTIVITY GROUP CORONAVIRUS UPDATE
With the easing of restrictions in Victoria, some WRAG Activity Groups are re-starting, including the Tuesday Walking Orienteering Group, Tuesday Badminton, and Thursday Badminton from 1st & 3rd December 2020. Also WRAG Table Tennis on 3rd December 2020. If you are unsure about a Group please contact the Convenor listed on our web pages.
Please go to the News and Events tab and download our January 2021 Newsletter No 187 for the latest news of free membership in 2021 and for a Group Activities update.
Cliff Imer : 1925 – 2021
Cliff, and his late wife Norma, joined WRAG in 1992 and Cliff joined the WRAG committee in 1994. He was WRAG President in 1997/98. He gave the 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th anniversary speeches, as well as producing the WRAG 40th Anniversary publication in May, 2014. He also drafted the 45th anniversary speech in 2019, but was on holidays in Japan on the day. Cliff passed away peacefully on New Years Day.
Another wonderful, valuable member who will be sadly missed.
Welcome to Waverley Retirement Activities Group
Do you live in or around the City of Monash or Waverley/Glen Waverley area in Melbourne, Australia? Some 30% of our members live outside the City of Monash.
Are you over 50, a “senior citizen”, an “older-adult,” a “baby-boomer,” or either retired, or contemplating retirement?
Looking for friendly company. Want to keep active by participating in group social activities. For example playing cards, having a chat over a cuppa, enjoying a meal, friendly table-tennis, badminton, scrabble, 500, Mah Jong, golf, or joining the walkers? Join WRAG and enjoy!
15 group activities to choose from.
Our activities are held in Council halls, private homes and public places. We get together at the annual General Meeting, Melbourne Cup Eve Picnic, and at our two Games afternoons a year, and of course, at our Christmas Social.
New activities can be added. If your favourite group activity is not on our list, you can start it. If you already run a group activity that is not on our list, you may consider becoming an affiliate group and get more members from WRAG. Enquire now.
What do you want to do? Exercise? – we have 6 Exercise & Sport Activity Groups. Play games? – we have 7 Games Activity Groups who play on most days of the week.
Meet people and have a chat? – the Daytime Outing Groups may be just what you’re looking for!
Click on the Activities link to check them all out. The benefits of joining WRAG include:
- Friendly people. Good company.
- Fun activities for both the body and the brain.
- Transport arranged if you don’t have a car.
- Quarterly newsletter to keep you informed.
Very low membership fee. ($10 to join. $15 ongoing annual fee from 1 January 2020.) No waiting list. Come along and try out any of the activities before you join.
Waverley Retirement Activities Group Inc. (WRAG) began in April, 1974 …
We have 15 Activity Groups and around 40 Group activities each month.
News & Events
Quarterly WRAG News, media releases and local newspaper articles.