Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

LABOR COMMITS TO HEADSTONE PROJECT FUNDING

May 11, 2022

Labor will commit an additional $3.7 million in funding for the Headstone Project to establish an ongoing grant program to mark the private graves of around 12,000 First World War veterans who died after the war and are resting in civilian cemeteries.

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FEDERAL LABOR IS BACKING DEFENCE JOBS AND RECRUITMENT

May 05, 2022

An Albanese Labor Government will conduct a comprehensive review of Australian Defence Force (ADF) recruitment and retention mechanisms to ensure our armed forces have the personnel they need to keep Australia safe and defend our national interests.

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LABOR WILL REVIEW NEW USES FOR PFAS-AFFECTED PROPERTIES

May 05, 2022

An Albanese Labor Government will conduct an independent review on opportunities for land and property that have been impacted by PFAS contamination.

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FEDERAL LABOR IS BACKING VETERAN FAMILIES IN BRISBANE

May 04, 2022

An Albanese Labor Government will support veteran families in Brisbane with a $1.5 million contribution towards the new Legacy House veteran family wellbeing centre on the site of the old Red Cross Hall in Greenslopes.

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FEDERAL LABOR IS BACKING NORTH QUEENSLAND VETERANS AND DEFENCE PERSONNEL

April 29, 2022

An Albanese Labor Government will support The Oasis Townsville Veteran Wellbeing Centre to develop and pilot a new smart phone app to help Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel better plan their transition to civilian life.

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LABOR WILL END THE VETERANS’ CRISIS

April 24, 2022

An Albanese Labor Government will fix the crisis in Veterans’ Affairs and restore the respect our veterans and their families deserve.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST