Announcement: Monday 11th October 2021


we are operating under the NSW Health mandated rules. You can have a look at these rules through either of the below links:

Rules for fully vaccinated

Rules for people who are not fully vaccinated


Outline of the rules

  • Bookings limited to 20 people
  • Staff and Patrons are required to show proof of double COVID vaccination on entry


  • 1 person/4sqm 
  • Masks must be worn unless eating or drinking
  • You must be seated 


  • 1 person/2sqm
Please be aware entry to the club for patrons will be limited to those who have received two doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccination or have a valid medical exemption under the NSW Public Health Order. We don’t make the rules, but we must enforce them.
We also ask that all patrons be prepared to prove their eligibility under the aforementioned conditions. There are several ways to show your proof of vaccination with your COVID-19 digital certificate or Immunisation history statement. You can access your proof of vaccination online (COVID-19 digital certificate or immunisation history statement) using your Medicare online account through myGov or through the Express Plus Medicare mobile app, which also gives you the option of adding your digital certificate to an Apple Wallet or Google Pay. Additionally, you can show us a hard copy of the documents on entry which can either be printed from your online one or you can also call the Australian Immunisation Register and ask them to send your immunisation history statement or COVID-19 digital certificate to you.
This is an image of the accepted documents.

Announcement: Friday 29th June 2021

Glenorie RSL is closed: On the advice of the NSW Government and NSW Health, Glenorie RSL will remain closed until restrictions are lifted. Thank you for your understanding and assistance in keeping our community safe.

Announcement: Friday 25th June 2021

As per the recent government legislation for NSW our venue rules (in addition to our usual COVID rules) are as follows:

  • 1 person every 4sqm
  • All patrons and staff must wear masks when inside the venue unless eating or drinking
  • No drinking and standing indoors
  • No singing or dancing indoors
  • We will not be allowing entry to anyone who lives or works in the 7 LGA’s – City of Sydney, Waverley, Woollahra, Bayside, Canada Bay, Inner West and Randwick



Announcement: Wednesday 31st March 2021

We are an official ‘COVID-safe’ venue and are still operating under strict guidelines from the NSW Government. 

  • 1 person every 2sqm
  • Dancing and singing is back!

Safety – Please stay home if you’re feeling at all unwell. The safety of our community is our first priority. Upon entry to the RSL, you will be asked various standard questions. If you are showing any signs of illness you may be refused entry or requested to leave. If this is the case we ask that you only return once you have medical clearance. If you have returned from international travel within the past 14 days, or have been in contact with any confirmed COVID-19 cases, we ask that you self quarantine for 14 days before entering Glenorie RSL. As with normal life, please keep a safe social distance of 1.5m from anyone who does not live within your immediate household.

COVID Marshal – We have dedicated COVID-19 Marshals who can be identified by their orange Fluro vests.

Members –  If you live within 5km of the club you will need to become a member, as is required by law under the Registered Clubs Act 1976, Section 30(10). Otherwise, we are letting visitors back into the RSL Club by signing into our sign in terminals.  You can renew memberships or join on entry to the RSL. One year membership is $5.50.

Visitor Arrival – Patrons will enter Glenorie RSL through the main entrance only. Employees will be located at the front of the venue to welcome patrons and run through our procedures. Patrons are asked to use hand sanitiser on arrival. All patrons will be required to sign in using the Service NSW QR code so that in the event of contact tracing is required, the information will be quickly and readily available.

Cleaning – We have implemented additional cleaning measures to ensure a high level of cleaning and sanitizing. We are doing this to ensure the safety of you and our staff. As such sometimes, this may make waiting times a little bit longer and we thank you in advance for understanding.

Service – Patrons are allowed to order drinks from bar and there are floor patches of safe areas to stand. Additionally, we have implemented a new table ordering procedures for our bistro to minimise lines.

Gaming –  We have re-configured our gaming room to ensure a safe social distance between each machine. We now, where practical, only accommodate the suggested spacing. The Tab room is now a part of the indoor gaming room. You must sit at the designated chairs whilst playing (no standing) and can not sit at a machine, next to somebody else unless you are from the same household.

TAB – The TAB is now located at the end of the lounge

Smoking – The smoking balcony is open, although there is a limit. You may sit out here, but please be considerate. If the area is full and someone walks out to have a smoke. Someone will need to leave the balcony to allow for that. The Outdoor gaming room will remain a smoking area, however, you are only allowed in there if you are using a gaming machine. You may smoke in the Backyard at a point on the fence near the driveway, there is an ashtray attached where you are allowed.

The Backyard – The Backyard is now fully open! 

Playground – The playground and grassed areas are open

Dining and The Burrow Bookings – As all other rooms within the club we have a 2sqm capacity limit in these areas. We recommend booking ahead of time to guarantee a table. We ask that you please remain seated, unless using the bar or restrooms.

Specials – We are running three $12 lunch specials options, available Mon-Friday. We are also bringing back $12 Chicken Schnitzels on Monday Nights. Our usual specials will be back eventually, until then, we thank you for your understanding.

Regular promotions – Friday Night Meat Raffles – Tickets on sale from the afternoon and drawn from 7:30pm

Live Entertainment – We host ‘Backyard Sessions’ which is live acoustic music over dinnertime on Friday and Saturday Nights’ and lunchtime Sunday’s. 

Function Bookings – please contact the office at concerning any prior function bookings that were cancelled that you would like to reschedule or any new booking you would like to make. 

Signage – Health and hygiene reminders are located throughout the venue, including information about social distancing and recommended hygiene procedures. Staff will be monitoring social distancing, as well as regularly cleaning and sanitising the venue. We ask that you be responsible and practise good hygiene and safety measures.