Virtual Membership

Virtual membership is available to all Serving members of the ADF and provides sucxh members with regular email updates on current DFWA meters of direct relevance to ADF members.

DFWA works to secure better service conditions for all ADF members, both full time and reserve personnel.  We advocate on your behalf with the Government, HQ ADF, Federal MPs and Senators as well as departmental officials.  We are the Defence “employee” representative on the Public Safety Industry Advisory Council and are a recognised “intervener” with the Defence Force Remuneration Tribunal.

By becoming a Virtual Member you will get:

  • The ability to help shape our policy objectives and priorities.
  • Access to advice from our specialist advisers in service conditions, compensation & rehabilitation matters and superannuation (DFRDB/MSBS).
  • Up to the moment information via regular emails advising news about DFWA news, conditions of service etc.
  • Access to an electronic copy of our monthly e-letter “UPDATE”.
  • Access to the electronic copy of or magazine CAMARADERIE with its informative articles on a wide range of topics.
  • Regular email advice on current issues affecting ADF members.

Of course we would always welcome you also as paying member.....  To join simply click on the link on the left !

To become a Virtual Member  ... please send an email with your name, unit and email address to our National Office


We value and appreciate your service in the ADF, however the work we do does come at a price.   Please consider joining or consider making a tax deductible donation to help finance our work. 

Joining the DFWA

As a serving member of the ADF, your membership should be tax deductible as you are joining a professional organisation relevant to your employment – check with your tax agent or accountant.