2208, 2016

RSL Yorketown Sub-Branch New Murals

By |2016-08-22T05:06:58+00:00August 22nd, 2016|Categories: ANZAC, News, RSL, Uncategorized|Comments Off on RSL Yorketown Sub-Branch New Murals

We congratulate the Committee and members of the Yorketown Sub Branch in South Australia on their recent project to focus the local community on the Centenary of ANZAC by having hand painted murals depicting Australians wartime heritage. These not only look beautiful but show how the RSL can bring a community together, well done Yorketown and [...]

1108, 2016

RSL Welcomes Government Action on Veteran Suicides

By |2016-08-11T08:43:47+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Government, Health, News, RSL, Uncategorized|Comments Off on RSL Welcomes Government Action on Veteran Suicides

RSL National has welcomed the Prime Minister’s commitment to improving mental health services for veterans. RSL National President Rod White said mental health issues continued to have a significant impact on thousands of current and ex-serving Defence personnel. “We are pleased to see the Federal Government take positive steps towards increasing the quantity and quality of [...]

1108, 2016

Increase in Government Support for Veterans and ADF Members

By |2016-08-11T04:23:54+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Government, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Increase in Government Support for Veterans and ADF Members

The Turnbull Government will increase support for veterans and ADF members, including an employment initiative to support people moving from military service to civilian life. We recognise that the transition from the services into civilian life can be challenging for some members, and we are committed to providing the required support to re-enter the workforce. The [...]

1108, 2016

50th Anniversary of the end of the Indonesian Confrontation

By |2016-08-11T02:21:41+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Commemoration, Government, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 50th Anniversary of the end of the Indonesian Confrontation

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the end of the Indonesian Confrontation, an undeclared conflict fought mainly along the Malaysian-Indonesian frontier on the island of Borneo from 1963-1966. “Today we remember the service and sacrifice of the Australians on Borneo 50 years ago,” Mr Tehan said. The full media release can be found here; 50th Anniversary of [...]