RAAF Veteran Awarded US Silver Star

RAAF Veteran Awarded US Silver Star

NEWS HEADLINES US awards Silver Star to RAAF veteran     RAAF Vietnam Veteran Mac Cottrell has been awarded the prestigious Silver Star by the United States. The United States of America has presented two Australians with Silver Stars, one of its most prestigious...
‘Father of the RAAF’ Honoured in Bronze

‘Father of the RAAF’ Honoured in Bronze

NEWS HEADLINES ‘Father of the RAAF’ Honoured in Bronze in Moonta, SA. To commemorate 100 years of Air Force, the Copper Coast Council in Moonta, South Australia, held a centenary celebration to honour the ‘father of Air Force’, Sir Richard Williams KBE CB DSO on 7...
Honours & Awards – Vietnam

Honours & Awards – Vietnam

NEWS HEADLINES Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry & Citation   The Department of Defence has announced that Australian Defence Force members who served during the Vietnam war have been recognised with the Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm Unit...
Battle for Australia Commemoration Service 2021

Battle for Australia Commemoration Service 2021

NEWS HEADLINES The Battle for Australia Commemoration Service   Every year on the first Wednesday of September, we commemorate the Battle for Australia. We reflect on the bravery of those who served on Australia’s home front, and the islands, the seas and in the...
AF2021 – Chief of Air Force Oration

AF2021 – Chief of Air Force Oration

NEWS HEADLINES Chief of Air Force Delivers Oration Reflecting on Air Force 100 Year History     The Chief of Air Force, Air Marshal Mel Hupfeld, AO, DSC recently delivered the Chief of Air Force Oration at the Order of Australia Association’s 2021 Australian Defence...