City of Sydney RSL Sub-branch

sub-branch-logo-OFFICIALThe City of Sydney RSL Sub-branch was established in 1919, and continues to extend much needed support to ex-service members in our local community, and also to current serving members of the Australian Defence Force.

If you are a current or ex-service member of a defence force, and would like to become a member of the City of Sydney RSL Sub-Branch, please enquire today.


  • Any person who served in the Australian Defence Force in any theatre of conflict; or any person who served for not less than 6 months in the Regular or Reserve Forces of the Australian Defence Forces, or of any country not an enemy of Australia; or any person who fulfilled their commitment as a National Serviceman.



Meetings are held from 12 noon on the second Tuesday of every month, in the Level 3 Board Room.  Light refreshments are included.


  • Membership fees for the first 12 month period are paid by the Sub-Branch
  • On-going membership fees are paid provided said member participates in activities of the Sub-Branch, including attendance at monthly meetings
  • Assistance with applying for and accessing benefits from Defence Care and Department of Veterans’ Affairs
  • Strengthening of the relationship between serving and ex-serving personnel
  • Enhanced ability to engage with serving and ex-serving members and the broader community in commemoration and remembrance ceremonies within the City of Sydney LGA
  • Support and advocacy services
  • A bi-monthly issue of Reveille (the official magazine of the NSW Branch)
  • Generous discounts on accommodation at the Hyde Park Inn (owned and operated by the RSL NSW Branch)
  • Fellowship and mateship for members of the League

Sub-Branch Committee

President:  Mr John Ekert

Secretary: Mr Syd Griffith

Treasurer:  Mr Syd Griffith

Welfare/Pension Officer:  Mr George Fisher


Contact details

General enquiries: George Fisher (02) 9876 4713 or 0413 967 778

Memberships: Contact Philippa Grasso for a Sub-branch membership form on (02) 9264 6281/ or download the form below.  

Sub-branch membership form .

Please email the completed form to Philippa at, or post to City of Sydney RSL Sub-branch, PO Box 20349,  World Square, NSW, 2002.