Australian Peacekeeper
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Autumn 2015 PREVIOUS EDITIONS
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Seeking Expressions of Interest
for ‘The Peacekeeper’
bronze figurine
pdf document 286 KB
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PAID research participation in the Sydney Metropolitan Area
Anger Problems after Trauma Study:
Invitation to Participate
pdf document


RCB: Veterans of Rifle Company Butterworth


RWANDA: Veterans of Australian Contingent Rwanda


NATO: Thom Joordens, President of the NATO Veterans Organization, would like to contact Veterans who have served as part of NATO and would love to hear from them. These Veterans would have served in Germany, France and Bosnia in the period 1950-2002 or, are now serving in Afghanistan. Contact Email: joordens@nbnet.nb.ca

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on-line News article Canberra Times
Was the war in Afghanistan worth it?


on-line News article The Conversation
PTSD – exercise is a vital part of treatment


on-line News article Daily Telegraph
Chiefs and pollies get huge pay rise as diggers take pay cut


on-line News article Independent Australia
Tony Abbott's war against veterans


on-line News article Canberra Times
Veterans' Affairs' failures exposed in APSC Capability Review


on-line News article news.com.au
High-level review accused DVA of poor leadership and lacking client focus


on-line News article ABC News
Qld researchers develop drug to save injured soldiers


on-line News article guardianlv.com
Social Network for Veterans


on-line News article news.com.au
War veteran organisations’ issue blunt demand


on-line News article Washington Post
Paralysed veteran became ‘anti-war warrior’


on-line News article Courier Mail
New war behind closed doors


on-line News article SMH
Study reveals toll of war on younger veterans


on-line News article news.com.au
Soldiers face real pay cut but DVA spends thousands on office items


on-line News article ABC News
Relocated Afghanistan memorials unveiled at AWM


on-line News article Townsville Bulletin
Leaders should fight for fair deal


on-line News article ABC News
Parents urged to name babies after Australian veterans


on-line News article news.com.au
Digger speaks out on military wages


on-line News article ABC News
Diggers at risk of homelessness, expert warns


on-line News article SMH
ADF pay deal protest: Jacqui Lambie


on-line News article SMH
DVA seeks industrial action


on-line News article SBS News
New studies find high trauma levels in peacekeepers


on-line News article SBS News
Australia’s war in Iraq: Veterans and widows reflect


on-line News article The Age
Australia wants UN Security Council to consider police as peacekeepers


on-line News article ABC News
Post-traumatic stress leading to more veterans in prison


on-line News article ABC News
Former soldiers seek recognition for serving in Gulf War in Iraq


on-line News article Gardening Australia
MENTAL HEALTH WEEK


on-line News article Canberra Times
Defence Force pers must give up leave for below inflation offer


on-line News article The Advocate
Middle East should help pay


on-line News article Canberra Times
Lunch with James Brown


on-line News article Canberra Times
National Police Remembrance Day


on-line News article White House
Joint Statement on Support for UN Peacekeeping Operations


on-line News article ABC News
Military stretched with international fight against IS militants


on-line News article Canberra Times
Defence slashes anti-terrorism jobs for graduates


on-line News article ABC News
Fijian peacekeepers released 'unharmed'


on-line News article Canberra Times
Former South Vietnam soldier wins right to apply for Australian service pension


on-line News article ABC News
DART confirms 3 victims have taken own lives before case resolution


on-line News article ABC News
Inmates train abandoned dogs for war veterans


on-line News article SBS News
Release of peacekeepers demanded as Filipino delegation clashes with rebels


on-line News article Daily Telegraph
Vets say drop pension indexation change plan


on-line News article ABC News
AWM's travelling exhibitions funding cut by DVA


on-line News article Wollondilly Advertiser
Macarthur pays tribute to Vietnam veterans


on-line News article ABC News
Vietnam veterans honoured


on-line News article UQ News
Conference spotlight on PTSD


on-line News article CNBC (US)
Deal on scandal-plagued VA


on-line News article Bega District News
Korean War veterans remembered


on-line News article Sunshine Coast Daily
Veterans honour Long Tan heroes


on-line News article Courier Mail
Local Legend


on-line News articleISAF News
ISAF bids farewell to Australian contingent


on-line News article ABC News
Indigenous veterans facing effects of war


on-line News article news.com.au
Family says Chidgey doing work he loved


on-line News article Canberra Times
New AWM inscriptions


on-line News article Bribie Weekly
War veterans criticise changes to military pensions


on-line News article Courier Mail
Iraq war veterans: We don’t want our efforts wasted


on-line News article ABC
Support for carers of contemporary veterans inadequate


on-line News article ABC
Honour roll set up for Australia's indigenous veterans


on-line News article Cairns Post
Families of dead soldiers angered


on-line News article Manly Daily
Andrew Summers marching for silent victims of combat


on-line News article Herald Sun
Studies into health of Australian Afghanistan veterans to go ahead


on-line News article ABC
US veterans affairs secretary resigns in wake of investigation


on-line News article ABC Brisbane
Indigenous Veterans honoured


on-line News article Caboolture News
Veterans dying because of medical assessment process


on-line News article ABC
50 years since Australian troops departed for Indonesia Confrontation in Malaya


on-line News article ABC News
Australia is failing military interpreters, say servicemen


on-line News article Springer Link
Young People’s Views on Electronic Mental Health Assessment


on-line News article ABC
Peter Cundall helping veterans work out stress in soil


on-line News article ABC News
Turks welcome Australians and remember Gallipoli campaign


on-line News article The West Australian
Veterans get voice for better deal


on-line News article LaTrobe Valley Express
Vietnam vets fight for young guns


on-line News article ABC News
Anzac day 'for sale'


on-line News article news.com.au
Young veterans pride of Anzac march: NSW


on-line News article news.com.au
Younger veterans lead Perth Anzac march


on-line News article Herald Sun
Latest campaigners head city march


on-line News article Logan Reporter
Supermarket gets behind Legacy cause this ANZAC Day


on-line News article ABC News
Soldier suicide triples Afghanistan combat toll


on-line News article Perth Now
Innermost thoughts of soldiers laid bare in digitised diaries


on-line News article news.com.au
Mental injuries more than PTSD


on-line News article Army
Darwin welcomes troops


on-line News article The Guardian
Tony Abbott cuts payments for veterans' children


on-line News article Latrobe Valley Express
Veteran services under fire


on-line News article PSNews
First roll call of nation's Indigenous service


on-line News article Fraser Coast Chronicle
Letter to Prime Minister calls for veteran retreats


on-line News article ABC News
War veterans express frustration


on-line News article ABC News
Veterans left waiting for DVA claims: advocates


on-line News article Canberra Times
Fallen soldier awarded highest honour


on-line News article Canberra Times
Invisible wounds

NEWS ARCHIVE 2014


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Australia supports new mission in Afghanistan
( www.defence.gov.au )
31 December 2014



Christmas for Australia’s military personnel on Operations
( www.defence.gov.au )
25 December 2014



on-line News article Rwanda Deployment Health Study
( www.dva.gov.au )
17 December 2014



on-line News article Peacekeepers Health Study
( www.dva.gov.au )
17 December 2014



Commonwealth Flag Officer: SIEGE IN SYDNEY 16 December 2014
( www.itsanhonour.gov.au )
16 December 2014



Last Air Force Heron detachment returns from Afghanistan
( www.defence.gov.au )
11 December 2014



Veterans will remain unaffected by the changes announced today to the GP co-payment
( www.dva.gov.au )
9 December 2014



DVA support over the Christmas period
( www.dva.gov.au )
5 December 2014



Australian Public Service Commission releases DVA capability review
( www.dva.gov.au )
5 December 2014



Australia’s Heron mission ends in Afghanistan
( www.defence.gov.au )
3 December 2014



Video highlights important message for community
( www.dva.gov.au )
25 November 2014



Veteran Mental Health Support in Sydney
( www.dva.gov.au )
24 November 2014



Maritime search and rescue an Asia Pacific priority
( www.defence.gov.au )
20 November 2014



Defence wraps up support to G20
( www.defence.gov.au )
18 November 2014



on-line News article Consolidated Library of Information and Knowledge (CLIK) - Internet version
( www.dva.gov.au )
14 November 2014



Remember a century of service and sacrifice
( www.dva.gov.au )
11 November 2014



on-line News article ADSO Update 4/2014 - Action Plan on ADF Pay
( www.standto.org )
10 November 2014



APPVA MEDIA RELEASE TOWARD ADF PAY CUT pdf document


Remembering a century of service and sacrifice this Remembrance Day
( www.dva.gov.au )
5 November 2014



on-line News article RMA Website Updates
( www.rma.gov.au )
4 November 2014



on-line News article Government thanks ADF Members for their hard work by reducing their pay
( www.dfwa.org.au )
3 November 2014



Major clean up of explosives in Bougainville under way
( www.defence.gov.au )
2 November 2014



Important Research Studies Released
( www.dva.gov.au )
28 October 2014



on-line News article ADSO Video - Diggers Dudded - Outrageous Pay Deal
( www.standto.org )
25 Oct 2014



on-line News article ADSO Video - A Fair Deal Needed
( www.standto.org )
16 Oct 2014



Australia lends a hand in Bougainville with Operation RENDER SAFE
( www.defence.gov.au )
10 October 2014



Tony Abbott on Commitment pdf document 503 KB


Commonwealth Flag Officer: United Nations Day 24 October 2014
( www.itsanhonour.gov.au )
17 Oct 2014



Nutrition the key focus during Veterans' Health Week
( www.dva.gov.au )
10 October 2014



Australian Defence Force Mental Health Day
( www.defence.gov.au )
10 October 2014



Presentation of Meritorious Unit Citation to Force Communications Unit Cambodia
( www.defence.gov.au )
22 September 2014



Parliament of Tasmania: AUSTRALIAN PEACEKEEPERS DAY Notice of Motion pdf document 121 KB
21 September 2014


Changes to Defence Protective Security Alert
( www.defence.gov.au )
19 September 2014



Webclaim online service for health care providers
( www.dva.gov.au )
18 September 2014



Commemorating Australia's Peacekeepers (received from DVA today for yesterday)
( www.dva.gov.au )
15 September 2014



Chief of the Defence Force statement on Iraq
( www.defence.gov.au )
14 September 2014



New initiative linking injured Veterans to employment
( www.dva.gov.au )
12 September 2014



VVAA: Australian Peacekeepers Day 13 Sept 2014 COMMEMORATION PARADE and SERVICE
on SITE at OUR DEEP CREEK RETREAT

pdf document 141 KB
11 September 2014


on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )
9 September 2014



Senior Defence representatives meet with people who suffered abuse
( www.defenceabusetaskforce.gov.au )
3 September 2014



*Attention* former Force Communications Unit [FCU] personnel to the
UN Transitional Authority in Cambodia [UNTAC]

30 August 2014


on-line News article DFWA Update
( www.dfwa.org.au )
25 August 2014



Cutting red tape for Veterans and their families
( www.dva.gov.au )
21 August 2014



on-line News article Facebook link for the Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS)
( www.vvcs.gov.au )
12 August 2014



PEACEKEEPERS DAY Memorial service and unveiling of plaque,
followed by lunch at Launceston RSL Sub-Branch

pdf document 1.83 MB
10 August 2014


on-line News article Curtin University on Show 2 Aug - 14 Sept ⇔ Ben Quilty: after Afghanistan | Shaun Gladwell: Afghanistan
( johncurtingallery.curtin.edu.au )
1 August 2014



on-line News article Defence Support to Operation Bring Them Home
( www.defence.gov.au )
31 July 2014



on-line News article Expressions of Interest for 2015 AVCAT Scholarship
open 18 August, 2014 and close 31 October, 2014

( www.avcat.org.au )
30 July 2014



Men's Health Peer Magazine (Vol. 13, No. 2) pdf document 3.6 MB
( www.dva.gov.au )
25 July 2014



Meritorious Unit Citation Investiture Ceremony for Force Communications Unit (FCU)
United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC)

21 July 2014


Australian personnel complete logistics training mission in Kabul
( www.defence.gov.au )
16 July 2014



2014–15 DVA Budget (Vetaffairs Winter 2014) pdf document
( www.dva.gov.au )
13 July 2014



on-line News article Defence Abuse Counselling Program
( www.defenceabusetaskforce.gov.au )
10 July 2014



Indigenous service honoured
( www.defence.gov.au )
9 July 2014



Australia’s Heron mission in Afghanistan extended
( www.defence.gov.au )
9 July 2014



New website links Veterans to support when they need it
( www.dva.gov.au )
5 July 2014



Building Excellence in Support and Training Factsheet pdf document
( www.dva.gov.au )
4 July 2014



Training and Information Program Factsheet pdf document
( www.dva.gov.au )
4 July 2014



ADF announces the death of Lance Corporal Todd Chidgey
( www.defence.gov.au )
3 July 2014



on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )
2 July 2014



Australian soldier dies in Afghanistan
( www.defence.gov.au )
2 July 2014



on-line News article Administrative changes for MEAO
( www.army.gov.au )
1 July 2014



on-line News article ADF Post-discharge GP health assessment
( www.dva.gov.au )
1 July 2014



Strengthening access to mental health support for former ADF members and families
( www.dva.gov.au )
1 July 2014



Defence: Pacific Partnership helps thousands in Cambodia
30 June 2014


Defence: Chief of Defence Force change of command
30 June 2014


Defence: Pacific Partnership makes a difference in Timor-Leste
26 June 2014


Defence leadership affirms commitment to address past abuse and misconduct at ADFA
25 June 2014


on-line News article Rolling Thunder Vietnam: Discounted tickets for all current and former ADF personnel
( www.rollingthundervietnam.com )
19 June 2014



on-line News article DFWA: An update on the new ADF Superannuation Scheme.... what we know so far.
( www.dfwa.org.au )
17 June 2014



DVA: Launch of the Transition and Wellbeing Research Programme
12 June 2014


Defence releases new guidelines for the use of alcohol in the ADF
4 June 2014


on-line News article DVA: Changes to DVA Cards for the 2014 Reissue
2 June 2014


on-line News article International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
29 May 2014


DVA: Mental Health support goes mobile and social
27 May 2014


Defence: Australian forces lend a hand in Timor-Leste for Pacific Partnership
23 May 2014


on-line News article ADSO Campaign Update 3/2014 - There’s Movement on the Station
( www.standto.org )
21 May 2014



Commonwealth Flag Officer: National Sorry Day, 26 May 2014 and
National Reconciliation Week, 27 May 2014 to 3 June 2014

20 May 2014


Budget 2014 – ADSO’S Impact Analysis pdf document 180 KB
( www.standto.org )
17 May 2014



on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )
16 May 2014



UN Peacekeepers Service 2014 Invitation pdf document 166 KB
( www.unaaqld.org.au )
9 May 2014



on-line News article DFWA: Letter to the Editor response to Sunday Canberra Times ‘Super in the line of fire’.
( www.dfwa.org.au )
9 May 2014



on-line News article DFWA: 'Compare the Pair' MSBS v Industry Super Fund
( www.dfwa.org.au )
7 May 2014



on-line News article Uni S.A. : Shaun Gladwell Afghanistan Exhibition concludes Friday 18 July 2014
( www.unisa.edu.au )
30 April 2014



on-line News article Griffith University: Ben Quilty After Afghanistan Exhibition concludes 7 June
( www.griffith.edu.au )
30 April 2014



Returned Veterans Peacekeepers & Peacemakers invited to honour Coral Balmoral, Sat 10th May pdf document
26 April 2014


Defence: Defence scientists to participate in Anzac Day march
24 April 2014


on-line News article ADSO Fair Go Campaign Update 2/2014
( www.standto.org )
23 April 2014



Commonwealth Flag Officer: ANZAC Day
17 April 2014


DVA: New approach to DVA services in regional NEW SOUTH WALES and VICTORIA
14 April 2014


75th Anniversary celebration of RAAF Rathmines pdf document
12 April 2014


Coles pledges $5M for The Australian Defence Force Assistance Trust pdf document
7 April 2014


on-line News article Defence supports Solomon Islands flood response
( www.airforce.gov.au )
10 April 2014



on-line News article ADSO Update 1/2014 - Onward & Upward
( www.standto.org )
31 March 2014



on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )
25 March 2014



Defence: ADF and Veteran sports team returns from successful USMC Trials 2014
18 March 2014


DVA: New look PMAC to tackle Veteran mental health
13 March 2014


Media Release: Younger Veterans march recognition pdf document
11 March 2014


DVA: Veterans urged to take part in consultation
5 March 2014


50th UNFICYP AUSCIVPOL Anniversary being held in Canberra ACT over 23-25 May 2014 UNOPAA 134 KB


Defence: Darwin welcomes home last formed contingent of Defence personnel to serve in Uruzgan
1 March 2014


Washington Academy of Sciences 2007: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - What Happens in the Brain? pdf document 332 KB
22 February 2014



Defence: Corporal Cameron Baird VC, MG, posthumously invested with the Victoria Cross for Australia
18 February 2014


DVA: Sacrifice of our National Servicemen remembered
14 February 2014


Defence: Administrative changes for Middle East Area of Operations
29 January 2014


Frequently Asked Questions - Awarding of MUC to FCU – Cambodia pdf document
28 January 2014


Defence: Meritorious Unit Citation awarded to Force Communications Unit Cambodia
26 January 2014


on-line News article New SoPs determined by the Repatriation Medical Authority
( www.rma.gov.au )
15 January 2014



Defence: Defence completes airlift mission in South Sudan
14 January 2014


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