Monthly Archives: May 2016

Fallen SA soldiers recognised at $15 million veterans’ mental health precinct

JAMIE Larcombe was a loving partner, brother, fanatical Crows supporter and a keen fisherman who always got seasick. The Kangaroo Islander joined the Army in 2008 and became a Sapper […]

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Veterans’ Mental Health Precinct

The Veterans’ Advisory Council is leading a consultation process on the name for the new Veterans’ Mental Health Precinct being developed at Glenside Health Service Campus under Transforming Health. In […]

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Military repatriation chance to welcome home Australians

Australia will welcome home 33 Australian service personnel and dependents, including 22 Vietnam War veterans, on Thursday, 2 June in one of the largest, single military repatriations in this country’s […]

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Tribute to Australia’s Vietnam Veterans

The Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC, Dan Tehan, today officially opened the Vietnam Veterans’ Association of Australia’s 2016 National Congress […]

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Air Vice Marshal Brent Espeland AM new Chair of the Veterans’ Advisory Council.

The Hon Martin Hamilton-Smith MP, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs today announced Air Vice Marshal Brent Espeland AM as the new Chair of the Veterans’ Advisory Council. Read his bio below: […]

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Cheer-Up Hut at TPG Drill Hall for South Australia’s History Festival

More than 300 visitors came down to the Anzac Centenary Cheer-Up Hut re-created inside the Drill Hall at the Torrens Parade Ground for this year’s History Festival.  Of these, twenty […]

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‘It’s Time’ – to stump up for our service men and women, and veterans

The Alliance of Defence Service Organisation (ADSO) has today called upon all political parties to release policies relating to veterans and the veteran community. To view the full statement go to: […]

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RSL selected as successful Repat submission

The Repatriation General Hospital site will continue to serve South Australian Veterans and the community for years to come, with the RSL today announced as the successful submission for the […]

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Fund My Community 2016

There’s not much time left for South Australians to help choose which projects will share in $1 million in grant funding through the 2016 round of Fund My Community. Fund […]

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Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission Appointments

Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission Appointments Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC, Dan Tehan, today announced two appointments to the Military […]

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