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National peacekeeping memorial opens on ANZAC Parade


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Welcome veterans into Australian life


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Rwandan refugee joins Army after being inspired by Australian peacekeeper


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We can do better


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The changing face of Australia's defence force veterans


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National Peacekeepers Memorial Dedication
National Peacekeeping Memorial Dedication, ANZAC Parade, Canberra - Thursday, 14th September, 2017


on-line News article New ADF website -Engage
Search for free services and support designed to benefit current and former
ADF members; their families, and/or those involved in their support.

(engage.forcenet.gov.au)
21 September 2017


DVA: Launching $6 million research centre to support veterans with PTSD
15 September 2017


on-line News article Australian War Memorial Last Post Ceremony - 14 September, 2017
including tribute to Major Susan Felsche

(Youtube video)
14 September 2017


DVA: Assistance dogs for veterans with PTSD
14 September 2017


DVA: 70th anniversary of Australian Peacekeeping
14 September 2017


on-line News article 70th Anniversary of Australian Peacekeeping Remembrance Service - 13 September, 2017
(Australian War Memorial Youtube video)
13 September 2017


Looking for Marchers - National Peacekeeping Memorial Dedication
on Thursday, 14th September, 2017
11 September 2017


on-line News article AUSTRALIAN PEACEKEEPING MEMORIAL TO OPEN 14 SEPTEMBER 2017
11 September 2017
( www.peacekeepingmemorial.org.au )


DVA: 70th anniversary of Australian peacekeeping: Thursday, 14 September 2017
11 September 2017


DVA: World Suicide Prevention Day
10 September 2017


DVA: Australia recognises 70 years of peacekeeping
9 September 2017


DVA: New Compensation Act for Veterans
8 September 2017


Peacekeeping activity - Australian War Memorial
6 September 2017


on-line News article AWM Prepares for the 70th Anniversary of Australian Peacekeeping Operations.
1 September 2017


on-line News article RMA Website Updates
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31 August 2017



on-line News article ABC Radio Podcast: 70 years of Australian peacekeeping
( www.abc.net.au/radio )
21 August 2017



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( www.transciv.com.au )
15 August 2017



Vietnam Veterans’ Day and anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan
8 August 2017


ADF completes election support to PNG
3 August 2017


Programme - Australian Peacekeeper Week
10-16 September 2017, Canberra, ACT
pdf document
31 July 2017


Korean War Veterans remembered
27 Jul 2017


UNAA National Conference and Peacekeeping Seminar pdf document
23 July 2017


on-line News article DVA e-News: 70th anniversary of Australian Peacekeeping - Commemoration and Dedication
( www.dva.gov.au )
19 July 2017



The Dedication of the Australian Peacekeeping Memorial will be a
Highlight of the 70th Anniversary of Australian Peacekeeping
pdf document
15 July 2017


on-line News article Install July Microsoft Security Updates now: Alert Priority HIGH
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13 July 2017



on-line News article RMA Website Updates
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11 Jul 2017



DVA: Energy Assistance Payment for veterans and their families
10 Jul 2017


DVA Advocacy News - Issue 5 pdf document
30 June 2017


on-line News article Protect yourself from scammers this tax time: Alert Priority URGENT
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30 June 2017



DVA: Funding applications open for Veterans’ Health Week
27 June 2017


on-line News article Petition Link to the House of Representatives:
Due to the repeal of the INCOME TAX ASSESSMENT REGULATIONS 1997 – REG 995.1.03, many vulnerable veterans are now set to lose many $100’s to over a $1000 a month from their Invalidity Benefits come July 1st, 2017.

( www.aph.gov.au )
19 June 2017



on-line News article Senate Inquiry into Veteran' Suicide Extended to 15 Aug 2017
( www.aph.gov.au )
19 June 2017



AFP: Australian police withdraw from Cyprus peacekeeping mission after 53 years
17 June 2017


on-line News article Government Employment Assistance for Veterans
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17 June 2017



DVA: More than 1000 jobs for veterans flagged
17 June 2017


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14 June 2017



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9 June 2017



on-line News article Apple releases security updates: Alert Priority High
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2 June 2017



on-line News article Job Vacancies for ex-Defence - May 2017 - Trans-Civ
( www.transciv.com.au )
30 May 2017



Generous donation by Timor-Leste to acknowledge Australian Peacekeepers pdf document
29 May 2017


DVA: Honouring Peacekeepers
29 May 2017


on-line News article International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
( www.un.org )
29 May 2017



on-line News article The Department of Veterans’ Affairs are now taking expressions of interest for attendance at the 70th anniversary of Australian Peacekeeping Commemoration and Dedication on Thursday 14 September on Anzac Parade.
To register your attendance please click here.
( www.dva.gov.au )
23 May 2017



APPVA ACTIVITIES 10-16 SEP 2017
19 May 2017


Link to purchase the online tickets for the 2017 APPVA COMMEMORATIVE DINNER
19 May 2017


70th Anniversary - UN Peacekeepers March and Service
Brisbane on Saturday 27th May 2017
pdf document
18 May 2017


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15 May 2017



ADF: Army member dies in Mount Bundey Training Area
10 May 2017


Sherwood/Indooroopilly RSL Invite to Annual BBQ
Sat 20 May 2017
pdf document
8 May 2017


ADF: Army member dies in Shoalwater Bay Training Area
4 May 2017


on-line News article Beware of Google Docs phishing scam: Alert Priority High
( www.staysmartonline.gov.au )
4 May 2017



DVA: Increased reimbursement for medical expenses when applied to the Veterans’ Review Board or
the Specialist Medical Review Council

4 May 2017


on-line News article RMA Website Updates
( www.rma.gov.au )
3 May 2017



on-line News article Skills that might save a life
( www.vvcs.gov.au )
27 April 2017



on-line News article Female Veterans and Families Forum report released
( www.dva.gov.au )
20 April 2017



UPDATE of APPVA Activities 10-16 SEP 2017
updated 15 April 2017


on-line News article Beware of fake myGov emails and SMS messages: Alert Priority High
( www.staysmartonline.gov.au )
14 April 2017



on-line News article Veterans’ Health Week will be held from Saturday 21st to Sunday 29th October
( www.dva.gov.au )
10 April 2017



DVA: Changes to assessing claims of sexual abuse in the ADF
5 April 2017


DVA: Government action on NMHC review
30 March 2017


on-line News article Update Apple products to protect against breaches: Alert Priority High
( www.staysmartonline.gov.au )
29 March 2017



DVA: Govt Program 'Kookaburra Kids' to support children of Veterans with mental Health Issues
22 March 2017


ANZAC Day in Antibes, France pdf document
18 March 2017


on-line News article Update your Android phone to protect against vulnerabilities: Alert Priority High
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15 March 2017



DVA Advocacy News - Issue 4 pdf document
10 March 2017


on-line News article Mozilla releases security update for Firefox: Alert Priority High
( www.staysmartonline.gov.au )
9 March 2017



Matilda Poppy Launch: EMU PARK MARKETS Sunday 19th March 2017
8 March 2017


on-line News article RMA Website Updates
8 March 2017



on-line News article Funding sought for centrepiece of Australian peacekeeping memorial on Anzac Parade
18 February 2017



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15 February 2017



on-line News article Beware of fake myGov email: Alert Priority High
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13 February 2017



on-line News article Tender, a new Australian Short Film which aims to raise awareness for defence force personnel living with PTSD.
( www.flyingmanfilms.net )
12 February 2017



on-line News article Job Vacancies where the employer has a preference for someone with a military background
( www.transciv.com.au )
10 February 2017



Herald Sun Article: Hardest Battle Yet
5 February 2017


DVA: Senate Inquiry into Suicide by Veterans and ex-service personnel
3 February 2017


Amanda Rishworth MP letter to DVA Minister ref abusive social media monitoring. pdf document
2 February 2017


on-line News article Advocacy Training and Development Program (ATDP) Regional Managers and Administration Support Officers
31 January 2017



on-line News article Mozilla (Firefox) and Google release security updates: Alert Priority High
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27 January 2017



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24 January 2017



on-line News article RMA Website Updates
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11 January 2017



on-line News article Government response to Vietnam Veterans’ Family Study
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21 December 2016



DVA: Release of Government response to Vietnam Veterans’ Family Study
20 December 2016


DVA Advocacy News Issue 3, 2016 Word document
20 December 2016


DVA: Support for Northern Territory veterans
16 December 2016


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