Thousands of Australian women of all ages belong to VIEW.
Our members build lasting friendships, enjoy social activities and experience the satisfaction of making a difference in their community.
We support disadvantaged students with their education.
Satisfaction and friendship through helping others
Fundraising activities and social events helps VIEW members build lasting friendships.
VIEW Clubs of Australia
VIEW stands for the Voice, Interests and Education of Women.
VIEW is a leading women's national volunteer organisation, providing the opportunity for women from all walks of life to meet regularly, establish lasting friendships and help disadvantaged Australian children through supporting the work of children’s charity, The Smith Family. Driven by the mission of creating social change in Australian communities, VIEW empowers women to have their voices on issues of importance for the future wellbeing of Australian society.
There close to 300 VIEW Clubs around Australia open to women of all ages. VIEW offers a friendship network, providing fun and a sense of purpose for members through supporting the education of disadvantaged Australian children.
As a valued part of The Smith Family, VIEW members help to change the lives of young Australians in need through fundraising, volunteering, advocating and sponsoring disadvantaged students on The Smith Family's Learning for Life program. Together VIEW Clubs sponsor more than 1,550+ disadvantaged students through the Learning for Life program.
Learn what VIEW members are doing around the country. From raising funds for The Smith Family, advocating on behalf of disadvantaged children or celebrating and socialising with fellow members, our VIEW members keep busy throughout the year! See the latest news here.
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VIEW National Convention 2022 highlights
VIEW members from across Australia came together in Adelaide for three wonderful days of inspirational speakers, VIEW celebrations, learning, socialising and having fun!Read more...
Re-purpose. Re-invent. Re-use.
VIEW’s 60th Anniversary commemorative Tea Towel with its retro design in our purple & teal colours, was inspired by one the first VIEW brochures developed in the 60’s. The Tea Towel also represented a collection of women from various eras reminiscent of the graphics of dress making patterns.Read more...
See our National Events below or visit your Club's page for details of local events and activities.
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.
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Whether you are new to VIEW or a long-time member, there's lots to explore on this site. Visit the Merchandise page to get the latest VIEW branded gifts and items, keep up to date by visiting the Blog or have all the forms and documents you need at your fingertips from the Resources page.
Read our latest VIEW Matters Magazine and other publications here.Read more...
Videos & Podcasts
Watch VIEW and The Smith Family videos & podcasts here.Read more...
Purchase VIEW Club merchandise including ponchos, umbrellas, nail files, pens and cards.Read more...