News & Events

News & Events


Quarterly WRAG News, media releases and local and on-line newspaper articles.

Note that these are copies of released documents and may contain out of date information.

Always check on the Events, Activities and other web pages for the latest information.


Our quarterly WRAG members newsletters

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 WRAG Newsletter No 171 October 2016

WRAG Newsletter No 172 Front Page Jan 2017

WRAG Newsletter  No 172, January 2017

WRAG Newsletter Front Page No 173 April 2017.pdf

WRAG Newsletter No 173, April 20017

WRAG Newsletter Front Page No 174 Jul 2017.pdf

WRAG Newsletter No 174, Jul 20017

Have you got any Event or Activity Group news, celebrations, special happenings, photos, announcements, humorous stories, etc.? Please send them to the Newsletter Editor at;  or call Nicole on 9795 6648.

Next Events

Details of events and functions open to all members and newcomers

Coming Events                What is coming up in 2017

October Games Day - Tuesday 3 October 2017 

Glen Waverly Community Centre – Waverly Road - FREE entry

Waverley Retirement Activities Group Inc. (WRAG) has  over 20 leisure activity groups for the over 50s living in and around the Monash Shire.  WRAG is holding a Games Night where players can experience games such as 500, Samba, Jonola, Rummikub even SkipBo, and Uno and Scrabble.  You can even join in on some Table Tennis, or Snooker.  A light supper will follow.  Come along and see how much fun WRAG can be, and learn about all the other activities available. Members will make you welcome. Contact ERICA 9878 1627 or Nicole 9795 6648 for more details.

Monday 6 November 2017 

WRAG -  Annual Cup Eve Picnic  - 12 Noon 4:00 PM

Join Waverley Retirement Activities Group members as we celebrate the excitement of Spring Racing. The day will include leisurely games of bocce, quoits and gum boot throwing.

BYO Lunch & Drinks.

Large Hamper and Other Door Prizes, Raffles and Sweeps. Light refreshments will be provided. Date:  Monday 6 November 2017

Time:   Noon onwards

Location:  Glen Waverley North Pavilion

(Madeline Street, Glen Waverley)

Bookings Essential: 9795 6648

The next WRAG Special General Meeting will be held during the WRAG Cup-Eve-Picnic on Monday 6 November 2017 at the Glen Waverley North Reserve - Madeline St Glen Waverley.  - 12 Noon. 

 Crazy Whist Day

Wednesday 29 November 2017

1pm – 5pm

Wadham House - 52 Wadham Street, Mt Waverley

Bring a Plate - $3:00

Waverley Retirement Activities Group is running a Crazy Whist Day, and we want you to come along – bring your friends.

Crazy Whist is card game. You do not need to know how to play Crazy Whist, the fun is in the learning and being with friends on the day.

NB : no bowers, no jokers, no kitty – easy for all

  • There are 24 games to complete on tables of 4; with partners changing after 2 games, and winners changing after 4 games.
  •     We will have a “coach” to get us started and to keep us bouncing along.
  •     A break will be called after 12 games to have a cuppa and afternoon tea.

PRIZES for Winners


RSVP : Please let us know before  22 November 2017 –

Keith 9560 1236, or Nicole 0404 325 166


News Articles

Any media articles considered to be newsworthy or of interest to WRAG members will be posted here and on our Facebook page.

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