Good advice from the RACQ to make sure you are prepared before setting off on a holidays road trip to avoid any unwanted disruptions. Check your vehicle As the maxim […] The post Holiday Season – <a href=”https://click.email.racq.com.au/?qs=7273393645faf478cbaa9eb5f65d195e68b59840799b5bd4bc5edabb77d5ca4a0f70980a0c744f365628c9cdc20b87e501e146fe6c92eeef”>Essential advice ahead of your summer road trip</a> appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

We have been advised that Ian passed away in Sydney on Sunday at 88 years of age. Our condolences are given to Robyn and family. Ian graduated from RMC Duntroon […] The post Vale: Colonel Ian B Mackay appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

The steamy jungles of south-east Asia presented the stage for one of the deadliest confrontations of the Cold War where the philosophies of democracy, communism and nationalism clashed in bitter, […] The post Wars of the World – Australia’s Key Alliance in the Vietnam War… appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

Source Defence Connect. The recent invasion of Ukraine has prompted defence thinkers to reassess modern warfighting strategies, and the capabilities needed to achieve their goals. Russia’s recent invasion of Ukraine […] The post The acquisition debate, perspectives from the war in Ukraine appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

Tomorrow we recognise more than 280,000 Australians who were called up to serve their country in National Service schemes between 1951 and 1972. Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Matt Keogh said […] The post 50th Anniversary 5th December: The End of National Service appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

Following his joint media release on the 2nd December Martin Hamilton-Smith, National President of the Australian SAS Regiment Association (ASASRA) was interviewed on ABC TV. In it he explains why Veteran associations […] The post VIDEO: Calls to stop stripping Afghanistan veterans of service medals over war crimes appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

As you may be aware, following the 2022 election, the Australian Government’s Veterans’ Affairsportfolio is the responsibility of the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and the Assistant Ministerfor Veterans’ Affairs. We […] The post Veterans’ Affairs Portfolio Responsibilities appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

This is a Speech delivered by Michael von Berg MC OAM to the National Agriculture and Relates Industries Day Conference 21st Nov 2022 and the National Mining and Related Industries […] The post “Patriotism and Values” appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

Yesterday the Australian Special Air Services Association, the Commando Association and the Returned and Services League of Australia issued a joint statement calling on the Federal Government to direct the […] The post Media Statement – ADSO Calls for Due Process and Presumption of Innocence appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

The ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT ASSOCIATION totally supports the comments made in yesterday’s joint statement by the Australian Special Air Services Association (ASASA) National Chairman Hon Martin Hamilton-Smith and Commando (CDO) […] The post Have the ADF Chiefs lost the Plot? appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

By defence correspondent Andrew Greene Veterans’ groups are demanding the Albanese government pull rank on the Defence chief to prevent him revoking medals over command failures in Afghanistan, before any alleged […] The post Elite soldiers blast Defence chief Angus Campbell over handling of Afghanistan war crimes report appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.

I attach a media release put out  jointly yesterday by the national leadership of the SAS Association and the Commando Association, with the full support of the RSL. The release […] The post ASASA Chairman: Ex Service Organisations Demand Fair Treatment for Special Forces Soldiers appeared first on Royal Australian Regiment Association.