Shoalhaven Area Office

The Shoalhaven Area Office team provides ADF members and families with local information and access to support and information services. It organises regular events for fulltime current serving ADF members and their Defence recognised dependants.

The team consists of a Defence Social Worker, Military Support Office and Family Liaison Officer who are all available to support members and their families during their time in the region.

Support area

Members and families posted at the locations listed below are supported by this office.


  • HMAS Albatross
  • HMAS Creswell
  • RAN Hydrographic
  • Australian Defence Force Parachuting School


  • Cover regions from Helensburgh to Eden
  • Nowra
  • Jervis Bay
  • Wollongong