DRA 2017 National Conference


From: Saturday August 19, 2017, 8:30 am

To: Saturday August 19, 2017, 7:00 pm

This year the Conference will be addressed by a panel of distinguished speakers including:

• Government Defence speaker
• Opposition Defence speaker
• Senior Officers of the Australian Defence Force (ADF)
• Leading commentators on Defence matters


The program has been structured to provide optimal opportunities to discuss crucial issues affecting the ability of the Reserve Forces to improve the capability of the ADF.

On Friday 18 August 2017, DRA Branch Delegates will meet at 1930 hours to discuss agenda matters for the Annual General Meeting.

On Saturday 19 August 2017, the National Conference will be held in the William Farrer Room from 0830 to around 1700 hours, followed by a tri-service all ranks mixed Formal Dinner from 1900 hours.

On Sunday 20 August 2017, DRA Branch Delegates will meet from 0930 to 1200 hours for the DRA 2017 Annual General Meeting.




The Comfort Inn Airport International is only a short distance from Canberra Airport and will provide very reasonable priced accommodation at $119 per night for a room with queen bed plus continental breakfast or $139 per night for a shared room (queen bed and single bed) plus continental breakfast – book direct on (02) 6128 0300 or Email: functions@airportinternational.com.au - quote “DRA Conference”.

Combined Conference and Formal Dinner $100
Day Conference: 0830h to 1700h   $60 
All Ranks Formal Dinner (not incl. alcoholic beverages)   $50


Conference Secretary | WO1 Warren Barnes

Mobile: 0409 909 439
Email:  warren.barnes@defence.gov.au


Comfort Inn Airport International

57-73 Yass Road, Queanbeyan NSW 2620

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