Defence Abuse Response Taskforce cut off date 31 May 2013

20/04/2013 at 12:55 pm

The Minister for Defence has announced that 31st May 2013 will be the cut-off date for the Taskforce accepting new allegations about abuse in Defence.

See the newspaper cutting below. I am ever hopeful that this procedure will correct some of the wrongdoing done  in the past and maybe make people think, before heaping physical and mental torment upon innocent human beings.

Defence Abuse Response Taskforce Advert 20th April 2013

Defence Abuse Response Taskforce Advert 20th April 2013

History of the Women’s Royal Australian Air Force written by Squadron Leader G.L. Hall 1994 for the RAAF Personnel Journal

30/01/2013 at 11:43 am

Source: Passed to Lyn Mitchell, former editor of Vic WRAAF Branch Newsletter and Webmaster An extract from RAAF Personnel Journal 1994

Click HERE  to read an article on the History of the Women’s Royal Australian Air Force. The history is taken up to the year 1994 and relates to the ‘tough endless battles against the Victorian attitudes with the Establishment’; but finally ‘won the day and all women were transferred into the RAAF’…



Radschool Association Magazine Vol 41

12/11/2012 at 2:27 pm


November 2012.

Check out the East Sale Reunion at Rathmines. Click link.

Also photos of Recruit Courses 146, 148, 223. Click link below and scroll down.

RMC – Royal Visit 2011 Duntroon

18/10/2012 at 10:57 am

For the fourth time in her long reign, The Queen has presented new colours to the Royal Military College of Australia at Duntroon on Saturday 22 October 2011.

Request for Information on Plt Off Mark McGrath 79SQN

15/10/2012 at 1:11 am

Request for Information on O44851 PLTOFF Mark McGrath 79SQN
Does anyone know if a memorial or dedicated plaque exists to the memory of O44851 PLTOFF Mark McGrath 79SQN pilot killed whilst attempting to land Sabre aircraft A94-986 at RTAF Base Ubon on 3 January 1968. Also interested to know if he was ever posthumously awarded the various Australian and Thai medals he was qualified to receive? Contact David Hadfield,