From 24 January, veterans can access free Rapid Antigen Tests (RATs). This scheme is available to all holders of eligible Australian Government concession cards: Department…
If you are receiving a Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits (DFRDB) or Military Super (MSBS) Class A or B Invalidity Benefit, you may be…
Camaraderie Vol 52, No 3 available to view or download online.
Updated 06 January 2022 Key Points Don’t panic. Government will introduce legislation to reverse the Federal Court decision in Douglas. Veterans who were better off…
DFWA is seeking feedback on our proposed policy objectives. Let us know what you think, what the priority should be, or if we have missed an important issue.
DFWA is tracking each of the recommendations from the Interim Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention – Interim Report – Independent Review of Past Defence and Veteran Suicides. Follow its progress here.
Camaraderie is the magazine of the Defence Force Welfare Association. The magazine is 36-40 pages, published three times per year (March, July, November). DFWA is seeking a Graphic Designer to work with the Editor of Camaraderie to layout the magazine content for the three editions each year.
On 26 August 2021, the Senate referred the Defence Legislation Amendment (Discipline Reform) Bill 2020 to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 14 October 2021. The Committee invited DFWA to make a written submission regarding the provisions of the bill.
On 12 August 2021, the Minister for Defence Personnel and Veterans’ Affairs, the Hon. Andrew Gee MP, announced significant changes to the DFDA, through the Defence Legislation Amendment (Discipline Reform) Bill 2021.
Camaraderie Vol 52, No 2 available to view or download online.