Defence Life

November 13, 2023


Service in the ADF comes with many important responsibilities. The principal one must always be to defend Australia and its national interests. That’s a “given” for […]
March 13, 2023

Recent changes to DHOAS

There have been some changes made to the Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme (DHOAS).  DHOAS is a scheme administered by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) […]
November 30, 2021

Supporting the Defence Reconciliation Action Plan

Defence has made an enduring commitment to Reconciliation and the Government’s Closing the Gap strategy, which is outlined in the current Defence Reconciliation Action Plan 2019-2022 […]
November 6, 2020

Get connected – locating and using available resources

ADF members know there’s a policy for everything. But did you know there’s also help and assistance for almost every situation Defence members and their families […]
December 9, 2019


At this time of year, many ADF members and their families will be relocating. This means many additional tasks to fit into an already busy time […]
August 5, 2019

ADF Family Health information

Alison Berlioz-Nott from Defence Health explains how the ADF Family Health Program and private health insurance can work together for ADF families.   Support for your […]
February 4, 2019

Powers of Attorney – who should you trust?

When you appoint somebody as your power of attorney, you are placing an enormous amount of trust in that person. You are giving them the legal […]
May 29, 2018

Serving Country exhibition

The Serving Country photo exhibition is touring Australia.  Serving Country shares the personal journeys of nearly 200 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Defence personnel spanning the […]

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