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“Don’t forget me, Cobber” Lunch 1/6/18

The “Don’t forget me, Cobber” Fundraising Luncheon in Port Lincoln is coming up on the 1st of June! Come and hear MC Diana Williams and our wonderful Guest Presenter Robert ‘Dogs’ Kearney OAM (Storyteller, Historian, Author, Soldier) about how the individual experience of war has shaped our nation, its values and the ANZAC spirit. The…

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BOMBER COMMAND SERVICE 2/6/18

The Royal Australian Air Force Association (SA Division) and the Royal Australian Air Force will be conducting a Bomber Command Commemoration Service on Saturday 02 June at the Air Force Memorial, Torrens Parade Ground. Between 1942 and 1945, thousands of allied aircrew supported by ground support personnel fought at great cost in an enduring campaign.…

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Board Election Results

RESULTS OF THE 2018 NOMINATION/ELECTION PROCESS FOR PRESIDENT, BOARD MEMBERS & REGIONAL COORDINATORS FOR RSL SA/NT 1. Nominations a. President – Bronson Horan b. Board members – Trevor Whitelaw (Brighton), Cheryl Cates (Largs Bay), Bob Shewring (Darwin), Wayne Langford (Tea Tree Gully) c. Regional Coordinators – Wayne Langford (A4 North), David Laing (C2 Murray), Brad…

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Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Sponsorship

Kim Henshaw CEO RSL South Australia Level 1, ANZAC House, Torrens Training Depot, Victoria Drive Adelaide SA 5000 Dear Kim, The Invictus Games Sydney 2018 is an incredible opportunity for Australia to raise awareness, on a global stage, about the rehabilitative qualities of sport for those who have been wounded, injured or who have become…

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RSL Presidents Forum Video

RSL SA NT Presidents Forum 26/2/18. The forum was well attended by Sub-Branch representatives to be informed with reports on various issues; the introduction of CEO Kim Henshaw and to ask questions. View the 2h 38m video http://bit.ly/2G93jQi

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Korean War Service Medal Approved

VETERANS of the Korean War have been approved to wear the Republic of Korea War Service medal by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd). As a foreign award, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal is not administered by Defence. Eligible veterans may purchase the replica medal from…

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Walk for a Veteran with PTS

3rd annual Walk for a Veteran with PTS along the Adelaide coastline in honour of the 41 ADF personnel killed in Afghanistan. The organisers invite as many people as they can to join the walk on Saturday 28 July to help raise money and awareness for veteran and emergency services Post Traumatic Stress programs. Facebook…

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Interim President’s Update

Read the State President’s January Update informing of State Branch, ACNC Compliance, Governance, Finance Committee, Avoca Hotel, Advocacy, Welfare, Mentoring, Regional Coordinators, Board Election, Commemoration, History.

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VALOUR & VIOLETS – South Australians in the Great War

VALOUR & VIOLETS Close to 35,000 South Australians enlisted for service overseas during the Great War. Around 5500 never came back. Countless more returned with physical and psychological injuries that would affect them for the rest of their lives. Valour and Violets brings together for the first time the stories of the campaigns and battles…

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