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CONTACT Autumn 2024

Have you read the latest edition of our Contact newsletter? Our AUTUMN 2024 edition is out now.

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Bursary & Encouragement Award Recipients

Daughters of Air Force Nursing Officers presented with 2024 Bursaries and Encouragement Awards.

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Game of Dominoes: MHHV Victoria Conference

Military History & Heritage Victoria's biennial conference examines Australia’s defence security & the Cold War.

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NEW: AD ASTRA Podcast - Henry Young WW2 Pilot

LISTEN: Henry Young, WW2 Naval Seafire and Sea Fury Pilot, chats with interviewer, Gareth McCray OAM.

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Latest AD ASTRA Podcast: AC John Oddie (retd) AM CSC

Listen: AC John Oddie (retd) AM, CSC - Operations in War, Border Protection, Peace Keeping, Humanitarian Relief.

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AFA President: It’s Time For Change For Our Veterans

In a Defence Connect article, Carl Schiller writes about the urgent need for veterans’ legislation reform.

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AM for Veterans’ Advocate, Sharon Bown

Former AFA national Vice President Sharon Bown has received an AM in the King's Birthday honours.

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Melbourne Legacy Education Grant

Melbourne Legacy currently have an education grant opportunity for veterans and families of veterans.

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2023 Air Force Proficiency & Leadership Awards

National Vice President presents Air Force Association Trophy at the Air Force Proficiency & Leadership Awards.

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Better Access to Information for ADF and Veterans

More recommendations from Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide’s interim report implemented.

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A Lifetime of Service - AM Jake Newham (Retd)

Commemorating the life and career of Air Marshall John ‘Jake’ William Newham AC (Retd), 1930 - 2022.

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Commemorative Medallion for Vietnam Veterans

The Prime Minister launches a commemorative medallion to honour those who served in the Vietnam War.

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Administrative Appeals Tribunal to be abolished

The Government has announced that the AAT will be replaced with a new federal administrative review body.

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Latest AD ASTRA Podcast: AM Mel Hupfeld AO DSC

AD ASTRA podcasts are an AFA and AFA NSW initiative, capturing recollections of our Air Force people. Listen now. 

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RAF Tornado (GR4) Gifted to Australia

The Royal Air Force has donated a Tornado GR4 to the AFA (WA Division) Aviation Heritage Museum.

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Remembrance Day Commemoration Service

Join us for our annual Remembrance Day Commemoration Service at Point Cook on Sunday 6 November 2022.

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Royal Commission Interim Report - Govt Response

Government response to Royal Commission into Defence & Veteran Suicide Interim Report.

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AVCAT Scholarships - Apply Now

Applications for AVCAT scholarships - including Long Tan Bursaries – are now open.

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Vale Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

The passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II (1926-2022).

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RAAF Vietnam Veterans Retreat

History & Heritage Branch will host a RAAF Vietnam Veterans Retreat at Ipswich Amberley Air Tattoo 29-30 Oct.

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Air Force Band Celebrates with Free Concert

The Air Force Band is marking 100 years with a free concert on 12 August at the Melbourne Recital Centre.

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Air Force Association National Restructure

The AFA’s national body will restructure to form a National Board of Directors and a Federation Council.

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ADSO Sets 2022-25 Policy Objectives

The Alliance of Defence Service Organisations (ADSO) has released its Policy Objectives for 2022-25.

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Federal Budget 2022-23 - Veterans' Information

The 2022-23 Federal Budget includes some welcome spending initiatives for veterans and their families.

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Scholarships to ease military transition.

AFA welcomes education and skills training scholarships for young Australians and veterans in regional areas.

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