VOC Vision and Mission

VISION STATEMENT

The Victorian Olympic Council represents the Olympic Movement throughout Victoria. 

We create opportunities to share in the ideals and aspirations of the Olympic athlete through participation in Olympic experiences, education programs, volunteering and fundraising activities in support of the Australian Olympic Team.

MISSION STATEMENT

We are committed to raising funds for the Australian Olympic Team and educating the Victorian community about the principles of Olympism.


VOC EXECUTIVE OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT

The Victorian Olympic Council (VOC) is pleased to announce that Warwick Waters has been appointed to the position of Executive Officer. Download the file below for further details. 

 


 

RIO 2016 AUSTRLALIAN OLYMPIC TEAM RECEIVES $575,000 FUNDING FROM VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT


NEWS

Erin Densham on bike on Gold Coast

London Olympic bronze medallist Erin Densham will continue her odyssey for a third Olympic team at this weekend’s ITU World Triathlon Series in Cape Town.

Aussie fans cheer on Ryan Bayley of Australia during the men's track cycling sprint final on August 24, 2004 during the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games.

The Australian public can now request tickets to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the first Olympic Games to be held in South America.

Tessa Lavey (L) of Australia handles the ball against Emi Kudeken (R) of Japan
during the women's basketball international friendly match between Japan and Australia at Kamiyama City Sports and Cultural Center on July 27, 2014.

22-year-old Tessa Lavey will join 17 other players at the Australian women's basketball team camp in Gosford, Sydney on April 27.

Images of Olympians who fought in World War I, including Cecil Healy, Keith Heritage and Claude Ross who all lost their lives.

AOC: On the centenary of the ANZAC landing at Gallipoli, the Australian Olympic Committee has compiled the following list of Olympians who enlisted in WW I to recognise their service to the country

Cate Campbell (R) of Australia celebrates with Bronte Campbell (L) of Australia after winning the Womens 100m Freestyle Final during day six of the Australian National Swimming Championships on April 8, 2015.

Led by three defending World Champions and a host of the world’s best swimmers, a team of 38 athletes are set to contest the 2015 FINA World Championships.

Mack Horton (L) shakes hands with Grant Hackett (R) after winning the Men's 400m Freestyle Final during day one of the Australian National Swimming Championships on April 3, 2015.

SWIMMING: Nine years after posing for a picture with a young Mack Horton, Grant Hackett says the once doting fan will be our next 1500m Olympic champion.

Australia's players celebrate their win against Turkey in the 2014 FIBA Women's World Championships 3rd place basketball match on October 5, 2014.

The Opals will meet in Sydney later this month in preparation for a European Tour.

The victorious Victorian crew pose for a photo after winning the Men's Eight during the Sydney International Rowing Regatta on March 29, 2015 in Penrith, Australia.

ROWING: The State of Victoria had a bumper day winning the King’s Cup and the Queen’s Cup at the Interstate Rowing Regatta at Penrith.

Riseley creates history

30 March 2015
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 29: Jeffery Riseley celebrates winning the Mens 1500m Final during the Australian Athletics Championships at the Queensland Sports and Athletics Centre on March 29, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

Six more athletes, including Olympic champion Sally Pearson, have confirmed their selection to the Australian Team bound for Beijing 2015.

Australian Women's Rugby Sevens players (L-R) Sharni Williams, Emilee Cherry and Shannon Parry pose following a press conference with 500 days to go until the 2016 Olympic Games at the Museum of Contemporary Art on March 24, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

RIO 2016: The first Olympic Games in South America are now only 500 days away and the prospect of representing Australia in Rio de Janeiro is what drives athletes all around the country every day.

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