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Opinion: Gaza war needs realism, not Labor’s cheap moralising

Opinion: Gaza war needs realism, not Labor’s cheap moralising

Labor's reaction to Zomi Frankcom's death compromises the ADF's ability to fight and win future wars. Picture Gary Ramage When Michael O’Neill, a Tasmanian who was helping to evacuate wounded Ukrainians from the frontlines, was killed by a Russian attack in May 2022,...

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Government announces next CDF and new-look Defence leadership

Government announces next CDF and new-look Defence leadership

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has recommended a raft of senior ADF leadership changes to the Governor-General. Vice Chief of the Defence Force Vice Admiral David Johnston AC, RAN, will be appointed as the new Chief of the Defence Force, replacing retiring Chief...

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Newsletter Edition 28 – 8 April 2024

Newsletter Edition 28 – 8 April 2024

Royal Commission chair hopes inquiry has been much-needed 'shock to the system' that will inspire action on military suicide The chair of the Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide says history will judge Government and military leaders on how they respond...

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Vetaffairs April 2024 is out now

Vetaffairs April 2024 is out now

The April 2024 edition of Vetaffairs is now available online. In this edition: Consultation on new Veterans’ Legislation open until 28 April An open apology from Secretary Alison Frame on delays with claims Open Conversations – the new audio series from Open Arms...

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Commemorating Anzac Day 2024

Commemorating Anzac Day 2024

As Anzac Day 2024 approaches, final arrangements are being made at commemorative sites in Australia and around the world, as we prepare to remember the contributions all service men and women have made for more than a century since the First World War. On Anzac Day,...

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RSL Qld – ESO Newsletter Edition 1/2024

RSL Qld – ESO Newsletter Edition 1/2024

Welcome to RSL Queensland’s first ESO Newsletter for 2024, where you’ll find sector-wide information on matters relating to veteran affairs, health and wellbeing. This edition includes a roundup of current veteran issues being addressed across government,...

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Vetaffairs April 2024 is out now

DVA e news March 2024

Welcome to the March 2024 edition of e-news, which includes snapshots of articles that you'll find on the Latest News page of the DVA website. Articles include: Commemorating Anzac Day 2024 Webinars to provide information about proposed new veterans’ legislation Boost...

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Commentary: Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition

Commentary: Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition

PLEASE be seated as we draw inspiration from Isiah 55, which says, “Come, all you who are thirsty but have no money, eat buy wine and milk without money and without cost”. Now I have your undivided attention, let’s address the vexed issue of religious affairs in...

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