Getting children back in the pool for vital swim lessons

Following almost two months spent on dry land, Mildura Waves swim students made a splash this week as they returned to the water as part of a modified lesson program. Designed to suit the current restriction levels across Regional Victoria, the program has been offered to students across selected program levels, with smaller class sizes […]

Aligned Leisure’s excellence recognised at ARV awards

Aligned Leisure managed facilities have underlined their wide-ranging excellence and high standing in the community at the recent 2020 Aquatic and Recreation Victoria (ARV) Awards. Eltham Leisure Centre, in Nillumbik, was a standout at the virtual event with four award wins and Aligned Leisure also received a further four recognitions as a finalist. Headlining the […]

Cardinia Shire Council renews Aligned Leisure contract

Cardinia Shire Council is pleased to announce Richmond Football Club’s subsidiary business, Aligned Leisure, will continue managing the major recreational facilities in Cardinia Shire on a three-year contract extension. The contract, which began in 2016, includes management of seven major recreational facilities in Cardinia Shire including the region’s premier health and recreational facility, Cardinia Life, […]

Aligned Leisure becomes a White Ribbon accredited workplace

Aligned Leisure has furthered its commitment towards preventing men’s violence against women by becoming a White Ribbon accredited workplace. The accreditation recognises that Aligned Leisure is taking active steps to stop violence against women, improve workplace culture, office safety and morale. On average, one in five Australian women have experienced sexual violence since the age […]

Role models recognised

Richmond Football Club and Aligned Leisure has recognised its outstanding staff, players and volunteers who have best role-modelled the Club’s four values of United, Relentless, Disciplined and Aware in its annual Bunjil Awards. This is the sixth year of the Club’s annual peer-voted Bunjil Awards, and this year’s awards are represented by the Turtle, inspired […]


International Women’s Day #IWD2019 is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women – while also marking a call to action for accelerating gender balance. This year’s campaign theme is #BalanceForBetter – let’s build a gender-balanced world. Collective action and shared responsibility for driving a gender-balanced world is key. Balance […]

Aligned Leisure launches Year 10 Student Activation Initiative

Aligned Leisure, a fully owned subsidiary of the Richmond Football Club, is proud to announce a new Year 10 Student Activation Initiative that will seek to increase physical activity within the Albury-Wodonga region. The initiative will see every Year 10 student across Albury and Wodonga receive a 40-visit Health and Fitness Pass to attend the […]

Award-winning tiger paw program lands in Nillumbik

On Wednesday 20th June 2018, Aligned Leisure proudly delivered the first Tiger PAW program to the Nillumbik community. Having the pleasure to travel to the leafy St Andrews Primary School; the program was delivered by staff from the Eltham Leisure Centre and Richmond Football Club. The day was filled with laughter and fun as the […]

ARV and Aligned Leisure forge exciting VICSWIM partnership

The VICSWIM programs conducted in regional Victoria are about to have an injection of more qualified swim teachers following Aquatics and Recreation Victoria’s announcement today of an exciting partnership with Aligned Leisure, including the introduction of a scholarship program for new teachers. Under the new agreement, VICSWIM and Aligned Leisure will conduct several swim teacher […]

Aligned Leisure expands into Mildura

Aligned Leisure, a fully owned subsidiary of the Richmond Football Club, has won its fourth tender and will expand its health, fitness and leisure business into the north-west Victorian city of Mildura. Mildura Rural City Council today announced Aligned Leisure will commence management of eight leisure facilities in Mildura from November 1, 2018. Aligned Leisure […]