Thursday Island

DVA Assisted Service

Address:

Victoria Parade, Thursday Island, Queensland, 4875

Website: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander veterans | Department of Veterans' Affairs (dva.gov.au)

Facebook:  Torres Strait Light Infantry Battalion 75th Anniversary | Facebook

Radio '4 Meriba Wakai' (4MW) - 1260am | Facebook

Phone:+61 133254

HOURS OF OPERATION

Thursday 08:30 - 16:30

Friday 08:30 - 16:30

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed

Monday 08:30 - 16:30

Tuesday 08:30 - 16:30

Wednesday 08:30 - 16:30

Torres Strait Heritage

One of the least recognised groups of Australians to serve in the Australian Army is the men of the Torres Strait Islands. The Torres Strait is the 150 km of crystalline water that separates the southern coast of New Guinea from the tip of Cape York in Queensland.