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20 August 2018

Zach Gulavin, Officer Community Hub Captain, Aligned Leisure For Zach Gulavin, his first experience with the Richmond Institute of Sports Leadership (RISL) started when it popped up on his Facebook feed. An avid Richmond fan, it caught his attention given his love of sports and the Richmond Football Club. His decision to apply for the...

20 August 2018
Liam Flanagan – 2017 Richmond Institute student

Liam Flanagan, Boarding Coordinator, Melbourne Indigenous Transition School (MITS) For Richmond Institute of Sports Leadership (RISL) student, Liam Flanagan, his own life experience of needing to create a home away from home helped him to discover his passion for youth mentoring and support. Originally from Darwin in the Northern Territory, Flanagan moved to Victoria for...

09 August 2018

We are GROWING and currently taking enrollments for our new Albury Wodonga Campus!  If you’d like to join us next year contact [email protected] or for more information see

09 August 2018
Project management – Precinct Games

This term our students are focused on project management. This week saw some of our students successfully ran the AFL 9s component of this years Precinct Games which saw sporting Clubs within the area battle it out!

07 August 2018
Peggy O’Neal – Richmond Football Club president and Richmond Institute Ambassador

Yesterday students heard from Richmond Football Club president and Richmond Institute Ambassador, Peggy O’Neal. Peggy provided insight into the role of a president and the board within the Club. Thank you so much for your time Peggy.

30 July 2018
Lisa Alexander – National Coach of Australian Diamonds and Richmond Institute Ambassador

Monday’s are good when you have Richmond Institute Ambassador and National Coach of Australian Diamonds Lisa Alexander come in! So insightful to hear about her high performance holistic coaching approach.

28 July 2018
the Alannah & Madeline Foundation match

Students came together to help collect much needed donations for the Clubs preferred charity partner, the Alannah & Madeline Foundation at this years dedicated match against Collingwood. The leading national charity working to protect children from the effects of violence, bullying and cyber risks, as well as advocating for the safety and wellbeing of children. Such...

27 July 2018
Job preparation

Job preparation is an important element for the Richmond Institute students. Thank you to Kathryn Stevenson, People and Culture Coordinator from the Club for coming and speaking to our students about becoming job ready!