A valued part of The Smith Family

Waverley Day VIEW Club


Waverley Day VIEW Club was formed in 1984.

Currently, the Club sponsors twelve Smith Family Learning for Life students, 8 primary, and 4 senior secondary students, and is actively involved in fundraising activities to raise donations for The Smith Family programs.

We are always open to new members, so please get in touch today and come and see what it's all about.  Waverley have a total membership of 93.


  • Meeting Day on 3rd Monday each month
  • Held at Box Hill Golf Club, 202 Station Street, BOX HILL
  • At 11.30 am




Google Map


202 Station Street, BOX HILL, VIC 3128

Club News

2023 Upcoming Events:

Wednesday 8 March:  International Women’s Day morning tea at Rewa Feenaghty’s home

Friday 28 April:  Cake Stall in Mt Waverley, Hamilton Place Shopping Centre    

2022 December

Our Christmas meeting with entertainment from Laurel McKenna.  We also brought toilet rolls to help support Cottage by the Sea.

2022 November

We went to see the film Mrs Harris Goes to Paris at Pinewood Theatre.  This was followed by a basket lunch.

Our Make Bake & Grow Auction raised $1646


Over the last 12 months we have raised $10,838 to help support our 12 Learning for Life students

2022 October

Amber Freshney spoke to us about Speech Pathology and Autism

September and October – Community Donations for Days for Girls

Photo L-R: Amber with Leonie

2022 September

Pink Ribbon Breakfast @ Vanilla Lounge, Eaton Mall, Oakleigh

September Speaker Sandra Rogers-Neal – Senior Wellbeing & Education Officer, Department of Education

Fashion Parade @ Blue Illusion at The Glen

Fashion Models at Blue Illusion 


2022 June With Elvis

Ten members enjoyed a train and bus journey to get to experience the Elvis: Direct from Graceland exhibition followed by lunch at the Bendigo Art Gallery.


2022 July and August

July: Our Guest Speaker was Loretta Smith – author of the book A Spanner in the Works which tells of a female mechanic from Kew in 1915 who ran a car servicing business and also a chauffeur service.

Visit to the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2022 – The Picasso Century at the National Gallery

August: Members celebrated our 38th Birthday  with the theme Purple Pleasures.  Entertainment by Mandy van Zanen

Our members volunteered their time to work at the Lions Club Op Shop in Mt Waverley

Members finished the month off with a together for Lunch at Zest Restaurant @ Holmesglen TAFE


2022 June

Our speaker was Ian Hunt Paramedic and Area Manager Metro 1 of Ambulance Victoria.

June and July meetings: Our members were asked to donate stationery to be distributed by The Smith Family to eligible Prep Students. 

Each meeting: we have a box where members can donate their spare 5c pieces; proceeds go to our Learning for Life student programs.

2022 May

Our speaker was Anne Catchpole Community Relations Guest Speaker and Donation Collection from Cottage by the Sea.  Our member Pam fondly remembers spending time at Cottage by the Sea as a very young child. 

2022 April Cake Stall

Our annual Cake Stall at Mt Waverley Shopping Centre raised $1999 which will be put towards our commitment to sponsor our twelve Learning for Life Students. 

Thank you to our members who helped at working bees, baked for the stall and donated cash and ingredients.  Special thanks to Shirley for another great effort in co-ordinating the morning.

2022 March

Community Donations for March and April, saw our members donate 40 bags of groceries and toiletries to the Mt Waverley Community Information and Support Centre who support the homeless

During March Lyn & Julie modelled articles from the Blue Illusion range at The Glen.


Also in March, Models from Ciabella Mia showed off their fabulous fashions, scarves and accessories and tempted a bit of a shopping spree amongst our members!!! 


2022 April

Presentation of her 30 year badge to our 99 year old member Anna, who loves VIEW and all that it stands for.  Anna is a very gifted crafter - some of her handiwork displayed here.

Our April speaker Helen Canny, gave an excellent insight into her work at the RSPCA and her area of Home Ever After Pet Legacy program.  Members also enjoyed the twenty Easter raffles prizes.  


National and Regional News


Waverley Day VIEW Club

2019 May VA01

Eighteen members from three VA01 VIEW Clubs, Heidelberg, Banyule and Plenty Valley headed off together to the magnificent Mallee-Wimmera area of Victoria. The main focus of the trip was to view the amazing silo art that has been created over the past three or so years

Waverley Day VIEW Club

2019 International Women's Day Kooyong

On 7th March 143 VIEW members and guests attended the Kooyong Tennis Centre to celebrate International Women's Day and hear how we can ≠Balance for Better. Some of the guests had travelled from Wodonga and Bendigo. National Vice President Annette Schlafrig delivered the Executive address.

Waverley Day VIEW Club

2018 VA Gala

The 2018 VA Gala was held on Thursday 21st June at Karralyka Centre Ringwood Vic. 160 VIEW members, VIEW dignitaries and visitors enjoyed a fantastic day which had the theme "If you are happy and you know it"! Everyone wore their happy colours to brighten the shortest day of the year.


Events Calendar

We have some great events coming up, take a look at the calendar and get involved!

Sep 8

VIEW National Convention 2023

We are pleased to announce the 56th VIEW National Convention will be held in Hobart, TAS from 8-10 September 2023.