Scholarships for Transition

Scholarships for Transition

NEWS HEADLINES Commonwealth scholarships to ease transition.   AFA welcomes skills and education scholarships to ease transition from military life. Vocational education and training scholarships of up to $13,000 for young Australians and veterans of any age in...
AFA Remembers Fallen at Last Post Ceremony

AFA Remembers Fallen at Last Post Ceremony

NEWS HEADLINES AFA Remembers Fallen at Last Post Ceremony   The life and service of Flying Officer Edward Rowell was commemorated when Air Force Association (AFA) National Vice President Peter McDermott attended the Last Post Ceremony on 30 January. Stories of...
Deanna Nott appointed to AFA Board

Deanna Nott appointed to AFA Board

NEWS HEADLINES Defence communications specialist joins National Board   Defence communications expert WGCDR Deanna Nott has been appointed to the board of Australia’s national Air Force Association.   WGCDR Deanna Nott is a Queensland-based public relations...
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...