Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

TERMINATION OF NATIONAL COMMISSIONER FOR DEFENCE AND VETERAN SUICIDE PREVENTION AN ADMISSION OF F...

July 14, 2021

Media reports of the termination of interim National Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention Dr Bernadette Boss CSC would appear to be a spectacular admission of failure by the Morrison Government.

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SENATE INQUIRY CALLS FOR MORE SUPPORT FOR DFRDB VETERANS

July 03, 2021

Labor has welcomed the recommendation of a Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee Inquiry that the Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) Payment for disabled veterans be increased.

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RESERVE FORCES DAY

June 30, 2021

The 1st of July is Reserve Forces Day, when we recognise our Australian Defence Force (ADF) Reserves personnel who have served in all wars, conflicts and peace-keeping operations, national disasters and emergencies.

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MORRISON GOVERNMENT NEEDS TO FOCUS LESS ON THEMSELVES AND MORE ON VETERANS AND DEFENCE PERSONNEL

June 28, 2021

Incoming Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Andrew Gee is the sixth Veterans Affairs’ Minister in eight years under the Liberal-National government.

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MORRISON GOVERNMENT SHOULD NOT PLAY POLITICS WITH VETERAN WELLBEING CENTRES

June 17, 2021

Labor has called on the Morrison Government to reveal where it will deliver two Veteran Wellbeing Centres announced for South East Queensland and Tasmania in the May Budget.

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LABOR CALLS ON MORRISON GOVERNMENT TO DELIVER IPSWICH VETERAN HUB

June 17, 2021

Federal Member for Blair and Shadow Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Shayne Neumann has called on the Morrison Government to deliver a new veterans’ hub in Ipswich in his electorate.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST