Community & Neighbourhood Centres

About Us

The RANCH (RAAF Army Navy Community House Inc.) is a volunteer-run community group based at RAAF Base Wagga Wagga which provides support and activities for Defence members, spouses and families in the Wagga Wagga area. Regular events include weekly fitness classes, Tuesday morning teas, Thursday playtimes, fortnightly Bump to Baby parent support group, and monthly Food and Fiction book club. Special events include family and adults dinners, Easter and Christmas celebrations, welcome days, kids discos, school holiday activities such as Laser Tag, bus trips, guest speakers and training opportunities such as First Aid courses.

We invite Defence families to like our public Facebook page,, and we have a private Facebook group for RANCH members. Please email us at [email protected] with any enquiries.

We look forward to welcoming Defence families posting into Wagga Wagga.

Quick Facts About The Region

The RANCH is located in the suburb of Forest Hill, the council of Wagga Wagga and the federal electorate of Riverina.