Media and Press

Media and Press

Townsville to pioneer veteran employment program

20 Sep 2017

Townsville’s transitioning and ex-service personnel will be the first in Australia to participate in an innovative new employment program. Read more

DVA Must Take Closer Look Into Malaria Drug Side Effects

19 Sep 2017

RSL Queensland is calling on the Department of Veterans’ Affairs to fund research into possible links between mefloquine and chemically acquired brain injury in Defence personnel. Read more

RSL calls for a better deal for Queensland veterans

22 Jun 2017

Appointing a State Minister for Veterans’ Affairs is one priority in a package of proposals by RSL Queensland to improve the health and wellbeing of current and former Defence personnel and their families. Read more

Injured veterans get a sporting chance under new agreement

23 Jan 2017

The health and wellbeing of injured and ill Queensland ex-servicemen and women will be improved under a new partnership with Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association. Read more

Help a veteran these holidays

20 Dec 2016

Queenslanders are being urged to reach out to veterans over the festive season to offer support during what can be a lonely and stressful time for those who have served. Read more

Nominations now open for 2017 Australian Invictus Games Team

14 Nov 2016

Nominations are now open to those interested in representing Australia on the world stage at the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto, Canada. Read more

Queenslanders urged to honour Fallen heroes

9 Nov 2016

Queenslanders are being urged to fall silent at 11am on Remembrance Day to honour more than 102,000 Australian servicemen and women who gave their lives for their country. Read more

Ready and Resilient: RSL Queensland supports 3rd Brigade

31 Aug 2016

RSL Queensland is proud to support a new initiative by 3rd Brigade that will see soldiers equipped with the life skills and tools to handle the rigours of operational service and challenges of life. Read more

Veterans' children to get a hand up with new scholarship

17 Aug 2016

The children of Australian veterans will get the opportunity to pursue tertiary study with the launch of a new scholarship program, funded by RSL (Queensland Branch) Read more

Minister for Veteran's Affairs re-appointed

20 Jul 2016

The Returned & Services League of Australia (RSL) congratulates the Hon. Dan Tehan MP on his re-appointment as Minister for Veteran’s Affairs. Read more