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Featuring A.I.R.

    Special Interest Groups (SIGs) focus on particular aspect of retirement including:
  • Baby Boomers
  • Self Managed Super Fund
  • 410 Retirement Visas Advocacy
  • Commonwealth, State and Defence Forces Superannuants

Find out more about SIGs

working for Australians in retirement


Who is A.I.R.?

  • A.I.R. is a national not-for-profit, non-party political volunteer organisation, formed in 1990
  • More than 3574 members across 41 branches right throughout Australia
  • Members are Australian residents who intend to be or are fully or in part self-fund their retirement

What A.I.R. does?

  • Aim to advance and protect the interests and independent lifestyle of Australians in or approaching retirement
  • We share information to help you plan and enjoy your retirement
    • Retirement planning
    • Financial education
    • Healthy lifestyles
    • Aged care
    • Many other issues which are relevant to retirees

How do we communicate?

  • Monthly branch meetings
  • This website
  • Branch and national newsletters and publications
  • Media releases
  • Special Interest Groups
    • Baby Boomers
    • Self Managed Superannuation
    • 410 Visas Advocacy

News for Members and General Public

A.I.R. Policy & Advocacy Board Sub-Committee

The A.I.R. Policy & Advocacy Board Sub-Committee has formulated the following documents to guide its work which were endorsed by the Board at its recent meeting:
•  the statement of current A.I.R. Policy Positions;
•  the Terms of Reference for this Sub-Committee; and
•  the process for the submission and management of policy proposals as formulated by the Sub-Committee

Older People Speak Out People's Choice Award

Older People Speak Out is an all-volunteer group of retired and semi-retired professionals who advocated on behalf of all seniors. OPSO's People's Choice Awards, where members of the public can nominate stories that they think demonstrates positive ageing. They can win $1000 and they could also win $1000 by writing 50 words or less why they believe a particular media item is an excellent example of positive ageing.

Download the Flyer here or check out their website

Be a Sponsor

A.I.R. is a not-for-profit voluntary organisation that represents fully or partially self funded retirees. Sponsors who financially support A.I.R. are acknowledged by way of the services and/or products they provide. Services and/or products relevant to retirees can be given national exposure. Sponsorship is offered on an annual basis and by arrangement can be renewed annually.

Find out more about sponsorship by clicking here.


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