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News & Articles of Interest

19 Feb 2011 Launch of HMAS Canberra.  Open
17 Feb 2011 Defence Force Welfare Association monthly update #257 - 15 February 2011.  Open
16 Feb 2011 Review delivers positive outcomes for Veteran community - Minister for Veterans' Affairs.  More.....
16 Feb 2011 Attention Voyager / Melbourne Survivors. Solicitors in protective receivership.  More.....
16 Feb 2011 The HMAS Sydney & VLSVA (Vic Inc.) have designed and produced a RAN 100th Anniversary Embroidered Badge.
The design has been approved by the Navy.

For full details go to the HMAS Sydney's website.
09 Feb 2011 Discharge Certificate.  Certificates given today are worthy of framing and are a big improvement on the "Certificate" that most of us received, a piece of paper with our enlistment details. As many of you have received medals since discharging you should apply for an updated Certificate that lists your Awards. The address for details is available on the Navy Website.
08 Feb 2011 The Perth Mint releases a 1oz silver coin and badge set to mark the 100th anniversary of the Royal Australian Navy.  More.....
08 Feb 2011 Video slide show celebrating 100 years of the Royal Australian Navy. Open
08 Feb 2011 Video slide show of the Museum of HMAS Cerberus Open


Anzac Centenary Events
2014 - 2018

The Anzac Centenary (2014 – 2018) will shine a spotlight on the commitment and sacrifice of those who served in the First World War.

Across Victoria, there will be a number of commemorative events marking key dates throughout the Centenary.


ANZAC Naval Commemorative Ball - 17 October 2015
The Naval Commemorative Committee Victoria, invite all serving ADF personnel, Australian and Allied Veterans along with family and friends, to attend the ANZAC Naval Commemorative Ball on Saturday 17 October 2015 at (New Venue) The Atrium, Flemington Racecourse, 448 Epsom Rd, Flemington (10 Minutes from the CBD).  Dance to the Music of the RAN Dance Band.  The Ball is open to all serving and former members of the ADF, NZDF, Reserves, Cadets, families, friends, Police, Emergency Services, our Allies and the General Public.
Full details at: and

Navy Ball Flyer.....
Navy Ball Information page.....
Navy Ball Booking Form.....

Should you wish to register an event, go to the Anzac Centenary website.