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CWT Black Tie Dinner Friday 19th March 2021

Attended by more than 300 people this event was a huge success, raising more than $100K which will allow the Trustees to continue and develop veterans’ and family support initiatives.  Thanks to everyone who supported the event.

Support Services following IGADF Report

With the release of the findings of the IGADF Afghanistan Inquiry being released, we encourage anyone feeling concern or anxiety to contact Open Arms at https://www.openarms.gov.au or one of the other support services outlined in this video from DVA. Sometimes just a simple phone call will make the difference.

Media Release – RSL Australia – IGADF Report

20 Nov, 2020 – Due process must be assured in ADF investigation.
The Returned & Services League of Australia (RSL) says that, despite the horrific and reprehensible allegations, all personnel suspected of alleged war crimes in Afghanistan are entitled to due process and this must be assured in the pending further investigations. This follows the release of the Inspector-General’s report and the investigation by New South Wales’ Justice Paul Brereton into alleged unlawful killings and other possible breaches of the laws of armed conflict. [Read more]

Letter from CWT Chairman to Australian Commando Community

3 Sep, 2020 – In recent days a number of Australian media outlets have featured stories about extreme organisations, allegedly run by former and serving ADF members … [read more]