Victorian Soaring Association Inc (VSA) is a volunteer run, not-for-profit incorporated association, Registration No. A0026799B.

The VSA is administered by an elected Committee of Management, the members of which are subject to an annual review.

The formal statement of the role of the Committee of Management, as contained in the rules of Association –

The following items link to information about personel, rules,
procedures and records associated with the administration of the VSA.



Office Bearers

VSA President

Vivienne Drew

Gliding Club of Victoria

Government Liason Office

Terry Knight

Alpine Soaring Mt Beauty

Vice President

Reg Marron

Soaring Club of Tasmania


Peter Webster

Beaufort Gliding Club


Tom Spiesser

Gliding Club of Victoria

GFA Board Representative

Vivienne Drew

Gliding Club of Victoria

Regional Junior
Representative – AJGC

Ryan Driscoll

Gliding Club of Victoria

Committee Member

Bev Alden

South Gippsland Gliding Club

Committee Member

Harbans Mann

South Gippsland Gliding Club

Committee Member

Emma Wilkin

Gliding Club of Victoria


Emma Wilkin

Gliding Club of Victoria

Gliding Federation Of Australia

GFA Board Rep. Alternative

Position not filled

RTO – Airworthiness

John Wharington

Gliding Club of Victoria

Soaring Development Officer

Mike Durrant

Geelong Gliding Club

Regional Manager
Operations (RMO)

Alan Payne

Melbourne Gliding Club

Regional Airfields, Airspace &
Avionics (AA&A) Officer

Chris Thorpe

Beaufort Gliding Club

Member Protection
Information Officer (MPIO)

Alf McMillan

Mt Beauty Gliding Club

VSA Delegate to SGCCM (State
Gliding Centre Committee of

Vivienne Drew

Gliding Club of Victoria

Trophy Officer

Position not filled

Association Rules & Procedures

The Objects and Articles of Association of the Victorian Soaring Association Inc. (amended 2013) – 

Department of Justice – VSA Incorporation Rules

Dept Justice Approval – VSA Rules of Association (127.68 kB)

VSA Committee of Management Election – VSA Officer Nomination Form

VSA Proxy Form

VSA Member Club Application Form (37.25 kB)

VSA Club Delegate Nomination (19.55 kB)

VSA Strategic Outlook

The Victorian Soaring Association works from a base of member organizations to provide a safe environment for all people to experience the thrill of gliding and achieve lifelong enjoyment from the sport.
We are about fostering strong clubs, encouraging enthusiastic participation by inclusion and diversity whilst maintaining robust safety systems.

VSA Strategic Outlook

Play by the Rules

VSA Strategic Plan 2019 – 2023

VSA Inclusion and Diversity Policy

Fair Play Code

Minutes Of Meetings

Annual General Meeting – Record of Proceedings

  • 2021

  • 2020

  • 2019

  • 2018

  • 2017

Presidents AGM Report

  • 2021

  • 2020

  • 2019

Committee of Management Meetings

  • May 2022

  • March 2022

  • December 2021

  • September 2021

  • July 2021

  • June 2021

  • May 2021

  • March 2021

  • December 2020

  • October 2020

  • September 2020

  • July 2020

  • May 2020

  • March 2020

  • September 2019

  • July 2019

  • April 2019

  • March 2019

  • February 2019

  • October 2018

  • August 2018

  • July 2018

  • May 2018

  • March 2018

  • June 2017

Presidents Meetings

  • 2020

  • 2019

  • 2018

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