Our Events

VOTSA hosts a number of events throughout the year to help raise awareness regarding veteran homelessness. Below is a sneak peak and what we have started to plan for next year.  

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Community Sleepout Townsville - 21 to 22 October


Through popular demand our highly successful Townsville Sleepout is on again next year! Lock in Saturday 21 October to Sunday 22 October 2017 and join us for this fabulous and worthwhile event.


 Registrations are open. Click here to register




Battle of the Smashers Cricket Match - 29 October

Yes we are doing it again for our veterans and ex service people on 29 October 2017. Our partners Dooleys Lidcome and the Western Suburbs District Cricket Club, in association with Bombsaway Productions, are again hosting the Battle of the Smashers Cricket Match at Pratten Park Ashfield Sydney. This year the match is to commemorate the Battle of Beersheba and Tibby Cotter the Australian fast bowler who fell at the battle during the charge of the 4th Light Horse Brigade. Read more about Tibby here and the battle here.

Join Nathan Bracken (former Australian Test cricketer), Dary l Tuffey (former New Zealand Test cricketer), Jason Krejza (former Australian Test cricketer), Damien Thomlinson (Australian Defence Force/ex-commando); Bradley Clyde (rugby league great), Blake Austin (Canberra Raiders), Chris Smith (Radio 2GB), Pat Richards (ex-Wests Tigers), Troy Waters (Boxing Hall of Famer), Solomon Haumono (ex-Wests Tigers & world rated heavyweight boxer), Bronson Harrison (ex-Wests Tigers & New Zealand), Remis Smith (Canterbury Bulldogs) for this fun event.20161030 165534 R

The is the sixth annual Battle of the Smashers and the two teams will be playing for the Tibby Cotter Cup.  It will follow a T20 cricket match between Balmain Tigers and Wests Magpies legends (rugby league).

The event is free so come along. All proceeds go to VOTSA to continue its work.

Read more here on Daniel Lane's Facebook page.





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