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Premier’s ANZAC Spirit School Prize 2018

Students in years 9 and 10 in 2018 are eligible to enter an historical research competition relating to World War 1. The recipients of the prize participate in a fully funded study tour to Vietnam in October 2018. The competition is a great curriculum opportunity to: • Address the year 9 Australian Curriculum: History World…

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Interim President’s Update

Interim President’s Update October 2017 It has been two months since the RSL came out of Administration and our destiny was placed back into our hands!   It has been a very busy time and the small Interim Board, supported by the recently appointed Chief Executive Officer, Corey Starkey, have been working extremely hard. As…

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RAID ON CELTIC WOOD

What happened to 71 out of 85 Australian soldiers missing after an attack on the Germans in Celtic Wood in 1917? For a century it has been a mystery of the Great War. Three Courts of Inquiry with vague results, speculation of a massacre and acceptance of what was officially recorded did not resolve the…

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Host a Big Aussie Barbie for Prostate Cancer Fundraising

Host a Barbie to fundraise for prostate cancer. Cricket legend and Big Aussie Barbie ambassador, Matthew Hayden AM, says “Prostate Cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Aussie men. “Hosting a BBQ is an easy way to help me raise $1,000,000 for men like my father to survive prostate cancer.” Find out how to…

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EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST – INVICTUS GAMES 2018

1. The Invictus Games (IG) is an international multi-sport event for wounded, injured or ill (WII) serving and former serving military personnel. HRH Prince Harry initiated the IG following his observations of the Warrior Games in the United States. In 2014 London hosted the inaugural IG involving more than 400 competitors from 13 nations. Orlando…

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RSL & ACNC: President’s Message

Dear Members, I am writing to inform you of some recent events that have taken place over the last weeks some that will have an ongoing impact on the RSL SA/NT. The news is mixed however, we as an organisation, should remain proud of our RSL and the good works we do in the Veteran…

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Young Veterans at Northfield RSL

Young Veterans on a Mission at Northfield RSL. President Warren Melling and his team of several generations are making their RSL appealing to younger members. Read the Messenger news article http://bit.ly/2upWySl Photo courtesy of Messenger

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State President’s Communication

Dear Members The last couple of weeks have been busy for us at the RSL State Office. I will attempt to keep you updated on what we are doing at State Branch at least fortnightly during my tenor. I have only been in the job since breakfast and am still trying to get my head…

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State President: RSL SA Moving Forward

29 July 2017 Dear Sub Branch Member, You would already be aware that Rodgers Reidy were appointed on 12 April 2017 under Voluntary Administration to see the RSL State Branch through the financial difficulties that we were facing. Yesterday, 28 July 2017 we had the Second Creditors Meeting in order to briefly describe a summary…

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Bronson Horan, New RSL State President

Letter from Bronson Horan, new RSL SA State President Dear Members Preamble Today a meeting was held of the RSL SA State Board, at which BRIG Tim Hanna announced his resignation as State President and from the Board of RSL SA. Mrs Jill Hoare will be stepping down as her term as Vice President has…

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