The Defence Force Welfare Association (DFWA) wishes to express deep disappointment to learn that once again the largest support organisation for men and women who have served or are serving in the Australian Defence Force, namely the Returned and Services League, Australia (RSL National), has been thrown into leadership uncertainty.
In May 2018, the Productivity Commission circulated an issues paper as part of its inquiry into compensation and rehabilitation of veterans. DFWA made a submission to the Commission.
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Navy, Army and Air Force veterans from past and present conflicts will hold a protest with a difference this Thursday (June 28) when wearing their campaign medals, they will hold a demonstration outside the Brisbane Magistrates Court to complain that their superannuation provider is not included in the current Royal Commission into Banking and Superannuation.
The Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade initiated an inquiry into the Defence Annual Report 2016-17. DFWA made a submission addressing some aspects of the terms of reference, specifically those with a workforce focus.
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DFWA strongly supports the proposal to establish the Ex-ADF Community Support Services Hub in Townsville, known in the ESO community as ‘The Oasis Townsville’. The…
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