Defence Families of Australia

Defence
Defence Families Australia was formed to improve the quality of life of Defence families and make recommendations and influence policy that directly affects families. The Department provides funding support to Defence Families Australia. Members include 1 national convener, 8 national delegates, 1 national communications officer and 1 national policy officer appointed by the Assistant Minister for Defence.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    F. Non-statutory advisory structure

  • Established By / Under

    Minister

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    11

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    C. Secondary non-statutory structure

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    35 Brindabella Circuit
    Canberra ACT 2609
    Australia

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member VACANT
Member Larissa Ostermann 1 May 2021 1 May 2025
Member Monique Suters 1 May 2021 1 May 2025
Member Ms. Melody Song 4 October 2021 4 October 2024
Member Mr Michael Wall 2 November 2023 2 November 2024
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