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Transition Centres Australia Wide

Transition Seminar Schedules

Veteran Transition Strategy

Veteran Transition Strategy

Talk with a Veteran Support Officer (VSO)

A VSO is an on-base adviser who will:

  • tell you about the support that DVA offers.

  • help you to apply for benefits and services.

  • offer advice to you and your family about moving back into civilian life.

  • teach you how to use MyService and other online services.

The Transitioning Family

Find a Childcare or Education near you

Playgroup Australia near you

Australian Sports Clubs Directory

List of Churches Australia


Defence Force Relocating & Posting Connect website

You can obtain further assistance with your relocation and support services through the Defence Member and Family Helpline on or 1800 624 608

The Australian Ultimate Move Checklist

Financial Information

Services Australia


Real Estate Rental

Real Estate Buy

Job Seach

Search for your new Local Council

Check out our pages of topics that may assist you with transitioning

Link to your Local Government Area

Even though the Local Councils may not specifically provide Veteran programs, they certainly have Events, Community Directories and  or Active and Healthy programs (that offers free or low-cost physical activity, health and wellbeing support services near you).  The programs encourages you to become more active and develop connections with others in your local community.

Wanting to connect within your new home and community - embracing the civilian life


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Veterans may opt for a standard home loan or apply with a specialist lender that offers unique solutions for veterans. Three lenders that provide home loans as part of the DHOAS are Defence Bank, Australian Military Bank, and NAB. DSH loans are available through Westpac.

Home Loans

Defence Bank

Australian Military Bank




Associated insurances. Eligibility for each scheme is dependent upon your qualifying period of service.  providing tailored home building insurance for veterans

Defence Service Home Insurance Scheme

Health Insurance

Defence Health

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