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Veterans Advisory Council

2019 Veterans Advisory Council Members. From left to right: CMDR Andrew Burnett, Mr Chris Tilley, Mr Ray Kemp, Mr Leon Eddy, Dr Paula Dabovich, Mrs Helen Meyer, Ms Karen May, The Premier, The Hon Steven Marshall MP, AIRCDRE Margot Foster, BRIG Laurie Lewis AM (Ret’d) (Chair), Mr Mal Thiele, Dr Sharon Mascall-Dare, GPCAPT Brendan Rogers CSC CSM, COL Chris Burns CSC and Mr Rob Manton (Executive Officer).  Absent:  LCDR John Godwin RANR, MAJ Sally Heidenreich, LTCOL John Holloway, Mr Frank Lampard OAM, Mr James (Jim) O’Hanlon, Ms Cheryl Cates


The Veterans Advisory Council (VAC) was established in April 2008 to promote the well-being of South Australian Veterans and to provide advice to the state government about matters concerning the Veteran community. 


The VAC is currently chaired by Brigadier Laurie Lewis AM (Retd), and comprises 16 members of the veteran community.  To learn more about the current members of the VAC, please click here.

Please click on the links below to view a summary of the key outcomes from recent VAC meetings.

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