Defence has launched a new resource to help inform current and ex-serving members about the impact of malaria on the ADF. Available online, the new resource includes information on malaria, medications used to prevent malaria, the Army Malaria Institute (AMI) and the studies conducted in Timor-Leste in 2000-2002, during which some participants took mefloquine. It also provides contacts and links to other departments and agencies, such as the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
Defence Community Organisation members Shaz Lauder, Karen Tindale, Lisa Hill and Alixis McLean, at the Defence Community Organisation stall during the 'Welcome to the Top End' Exhibition, held at the convention centre, Darwin.
The Australian Defence Force (ADF) is proud to be showcasing at this year's Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, the Combined Military Bands of the ADF, Australia's Federation Guard and, for the first time, the Pipes and Drums of the ADF.
Defence Community Organisation`s Annick Beyderwellen offers information and a small gift to welcome seven year old Nicolas Driscoll, his mother Marta, and ten year old brother Nathan to the DCO family information and welcome to Tindal day.
HMAS Darwin is greeted by a traditional Indonesian dance ceremony in Jakarta, Indonesia.