Posts Categorized: Roller Hockey News

Sad news ..Passing Of Skate Victoria Executive member, ANDREW WETHERILL

…Sad news … On behalf of the Skate Victoria Executive, we are extremely saddened to hear of the passing of Skate Victoria Executive member, Andrew Wetherill Andrew joined the Skate Vic Executive in 2010 as Speed Chairperson until 2012, where he took on the role of Treasurer. Andrews contribution to Skate Victoria over the years… Read more »

Melbourne Roller Hockey – 2018 Australia Day Roller Hockey Cup – CHAMPIONS …

Congratulations to Melbourne Roller Hockey Club …. on taking out the title of 2018 Australia Day Roller Hockey Cup Champions.! To all the participants, officials, volunteers, spectators who travelled from afar, to play, help out, show support, thank you. And to Steve Hoey, Roller Hockey Australia, great work on organising another successful Australia Day Cup for the Roller… Read more »

History of the Skate Victoria “Shed” in Dandenong, Victoria, Australia

A Little History ….. on Skate Victoria’s Shed in  Dandenong,Victoria, Australia   Skate Victoria is the “ONLY State Body for Roller Sports in AUSTRALIA”, that has their own training venue. ‘The Shed’ is located within the Dandenong Show Grounds complex. Roller Hockey, first saw the benefits of utilizing the shed over 25 years ago, as a… Read more »

MEMBERS – IMPORTANT INFO PLEASE READ : HOT WEATHER GUIDELINES –

To all Skate Victoria Affiliates… As the temperature starts to rise, please take care. Click here to read the Skate Victoria Hot Weather Guidelines which talk about Modifying and cancelling sporting activities for the health and safety of members. Keep cool….   Gloria Hawken – CEO    

2018 Australia Day Roller Hockey Cup commences 17th January 2018 @ Skate Vic Shed, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia

Who will be crowned the “2018 Australia Day Roller Hockey Cup Champions? at the biggest Roller Hockey tournament in the Asia Pacific region. Venue: Skate Victoria ‘The Shed’, “Exhibition Pavillion” Greaves Reserve, Dandenong, Victoria, Australia Spectators welcome to come along and watch LIKE the Roller Hockey Australia FB page as all game times will be published on their FB page

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our members …

On behalf of the Skate Victoria Executive, we would like to wish all our members, a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  Thank you for your support during 2017 and we look forward to working with you all in 2018 !  The Skate Victoria office will be closed until the 2nd January 2018  Gloria Hawken  CEO  Skate… Read more »

Sport & Recreation Victoria article featuring the VRDL All Stars … Click here to read more

Great article….on the Sport & Recreation Victoria website, talking about the VRDL All Stars recent win overseas….. Click on the link and feel free to share onto your club FB pages VRDL – Rolled Gold – Sport and Recreation Victoria Website   Gloria Hawken CEO – Skate Victoria  

FIRST AID – Do your Club members need to update their FIRST AID SKILLS ?…

Skate Victoria Affiliates AUSTRALIA WIDE FIRST AID As the end of the year approaches …. Your competing/training regime may start to reduce …. it’s a good time for Club Committees to review & check that your Club has current qualified First Aider’s at training & events. There are many First Aid courses available out in… Read more »