Monthly Archives: November 2017

Registrations for South Australia’s annual History Festival 2018 program are now open.

The 2017 Festival hosted approximately 350 event organisers presenting almost 600 events across the state and had an overall attendance of 125,000 people. 2018 will be the 15th History Festival […]

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Bullecourt Wind farms

Statement from Minister for Defence Personnel and Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan on the announcement that a project to build wind farms at the site of the Battle of Bullecourt would […]

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Local Art Exhibition Celebrates Journey of our Nation’s Heroes

A unique local art exhibition opens this weekend in Adelaide, celebrating the integral role visual arts plays in the recovery of our ADF personnel, veterans, emergency service personnel and their […]

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Supporting veterans’ employment

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan has encouraged Australian businesses to celebrate the contribution of our veterans to the workplace by nominating for the inaugural Prime Minister’s Veterans’ Employment Awards. […]

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

NAVY NEWS HERE Don’t miss all the coverage from around the Fleet in your fortnightly online copy of Navy News. Items in this edition include: FIRST LADY FAREWELLED: HMAS Darwin […]

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Veterans’ Ministers meeting

The second Roundtable of Ministers responsible for veteran issues has reinforced the need to coordinate effort across all levels of government to ensure the successful transition of those Australian Defence […]

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75th anniversary of Kokoda and the Beachheads

Our country owes a debt of gratitude to the Australians who fought in the Kokoda and Beachheads campaigns as we mark the 75th anniversary today. Eleven veterans of the Kokoda […]

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ABC Releases Kokoda VR in Australian-First virtual reality launch

Thursday, November 2, 2017 — In an Australian media first, ABC News, in conjunction with co-production partner Torrens University, today launches a feature-length, fully interactive virtual reality (VR) experience bringing […]

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Grants support veterans and their communities

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan said veterans around Australia would benefit from more than $799,000 in grant funding provided to ex-service organisations for community projects. Mr Tehan said the […]

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