Watch this video for a glimpse into the innovative Human Performance Framework at 3rd Brigade in Townsville. Supported by RSL (Queensland Branch), the framework enhances the resilience of soldiers and their families via three main pillars – the Vasey Resilience Centre, which builds performance and resilience, Geckos Family Centre, which looks after their families, and […]

 For an Organisation whose fundamental inspiration was the bonds of mateship forged in war, the Returned and Services League of Australia is in deep crisis. The model those old Diggers envisaged is in danger of splintering beyond repair. It has become an organisation at war within itself, including the very demographic from which it should […]

The besieged New South Wales branch of the RSL has a new president after Malcolm Turnbull’s son-in-law, James Brown, was elected to replace John Haines. Today’s election came after months of allegations of financial misconduct at the top of the organisation. READ MORE Mr Brown, 36, is an Iraq and Afghanistan veteran.  

In its 102nd year the Returned and Services League of Australia faces its greatest crisis, its future survival in the balance.The RSL is an organisation which should be arguing for veterans’ rights and benefits. It should be assisting veterans to access those while recreating the camaraderie of military service. Unless the RSL changes now, the Ode of […]