We were very excited to hear the news that construction company BGC has agreed to support the building of RAAFA’s Andrew Russell Veteran Living (ARVL) accommodation, through the provision of subsidised ..
Learning to fly is something many aspire to and being able to help make that dream a reality for three deserving young people was a proud moment for RAAFA.
Inclusive, fair-minded, collaborative, considered and visionary - these are just some of the words used to describe RAAFA’s CEO of 10 years, John Murray, who will be greatly missed when he retires in June.
RAAFA’s Cirrus Apartments and RAAFA Club at AFME have become finalists in the 2023 National Retirement Living awards in the Best Luxury Retirement Living Development category, sponsored by Tunstall.
RAAFA was proudly represented at the inaugural Homeless Veteran Forum on 2 February, which was held at ANZAC House by RSL Victoria in partnership with RSL Care SA.
The 24 February was an auspicious day for RAAFA – it was the day that celebrated the culmination of more than four years of preparation, planning and hard work and saw the official handover from the RAF ..
We are delighted to announce the appointment of former WA Police Assistant Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of St John Ambulance in Western Australia, Michelle Fyfe, as the incoming CEO for our ..
“The reality is that when you get older, some of your friends pass away and others move to other areas, so you can suddenly find yourself with a far smaller social network,” says Tony Carter-Johnson, who ..
We are pleased as punch to have received a record number of applications for this year’s Swetman Aviation Education Fellowship.
International Volunteer Day was celebrated widely on 5 December and offered many opportunities for RAAFA as an organisation to celebrate its highly valued volunteers and thank them for everything they ..
Erskine Grove couple Jim and Leslie Smith fell in love at first sight when they met during their time in the Royal Air Force, back in 1967.
They say laughter is the best medicine and that’s just what was delivered at RAAFA’s Cambrai Village.
Veterans’ Health Week is an annual health promotion initiative held every October.
The RAAFA team was as pleased as punch to host a special centenarian birthday celebration for ex-service men and women, as well as members, recently.
Last month, AFME's Sivyer, Harris, Ingram and Fraser units – known as SHIF for short – were demolished, heralding a new and exciting chapter for the estate.
Merriwa Estate resident John Lockley collected four gold medals and one silver at this year's Australian Masters Games in Perth at the end of April.
Octogenarians and Cambrai Village residents Fay and Terry Wall have lived at the popular estate for over 12 years, and that's where they want to stay into the future.
After over three years of detailed planning and a huge amount of co-operation, passion and teamwork between dozens of dedicated people at the RAF, RAAF and RAAFA, the Aviation Heritage Museum WA has welcomed ..