Monthly Archives: June 2017

Letter to ESOs

I am writing to you regarding the 2017-18 Budget measure Mental health treatmentfor current andformer members of the Australian Defence Force ­ expanded access. From 1 July 2017, all current […]

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Response to National Mental Health Commission review

The Government is delivering improved mental health support for current and former Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel and their families. The Government today outlined the work it is doing on […]

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Formation of 9th Regiment Royal Australian Artillery

I am honoured to advise that the Chief of Army, Lieutenant General AJ Campbell DSC, AM has approved the raising of a new Artillery Regimental Headquarters to command the 2nd/10th, […]

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Funding applications OPEN for Veterans’ Health Week

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today said that community groups and ex-service organisations could apply for funding to support local events organised for Veterans’ Health Week 2017. Veterans’ Health […]

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Read the latest editions of the Navy, Army and Air Force Newspapers HERE

NAVY – READ ONLINE HERE FORGING TIES: Australian and Indian Navy Ships showcase their interoperability during AusIndEx on the eve of HMAS Newcastle’s visit to India. – Pages 1 and […]

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Using Language to empower those suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress

A new research project is underway to explore transforming language to achieve positive impacts on beliefs, attitudes, responses and actions towards veterans and emergency service personnel living with Post-Traumatic Stress. […]

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Announcement of the 2017 Australian Invictus Games Team

It is an honour to announce the Australian team for the 2017 Invictus Games. The Invictus Games is an international, adaptive multi-sports competition for current and former military personnel who […]

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Veterans’ Health Week 2017

This year Veterans’ Health Week (VWH) will be held from Saturday 21st to Sunday 29th October and the theme will be Physical Activity. The week is an opportunity for veterans, […]

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The road to the Invictus Games

UniSA has joined forces with The Repat Foundation – The Road Home to harness the power of sport and support the physical, psychological and social wellbeing of returned service men […]

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Funding for community commemorative projects

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan today announced 62 community projects honouring Australia’s servicemen and women would receive more than $140,000 in Australian Government funding. Mr Tehan said the projects, […]

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