VOC Vision and Mission
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.
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
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.
Commonwealth Games finalist Jeff Riseley headlined a contingent of eight Australians who qualified for Beijing 2015 at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.
AOC: Iconic Australian bag brand Crumpler has been announced as the Official Supplier of luggage to the 2016 Australian Olympic Team.
FOOTBALL: Olyroos coach Aurelio Vidmar has named a strong 23-man squad with 12 overseas-based players to begin the attempt to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games.
Eleanor Patterson equalled her own national under 20 high jump record to win gold at the Australian Junior Athletics Championships.
Australia’s 3-metre synchro team Maddison Keeney score silver at the Diving World Series in China.
Anabelle Smith will compete at the opening round of the FINA Diving World Series in Beijing.
GAMES: Melbourne has other priorities ahead of bidding for the 2032 Olympic Games, but Premier Daniel Andrews is happy to hear the debate.
Jeff Riseley has taken out the men’s 800m from national record holder Alex Rowe at the Adelaide Track Classic.
GOLF: Karrie Webb knows she can't turn back the tide but she's working harder to keep up with the rising wave of young golf talent. And the Rio Olympics is a major goal of hers.