Secretary, ADFTWDA, PO BOX 302, Coorparoo Qld 4151

Phone: 07 3324 8958    Mobile: 0428 554 008    Email:



‘In Dogs We Trust’

We are the War Dog team …. and this is our story.

George Hulse

To be the very first person that an enemy soldier sees and not to be able to look for the enemy yourself while you concentrate on any indication of trouble from your dog in front of you...

7th June National Military Working Dog Day Parade

7th June 2019: National Military Working Dog Day.

An Invitation for all is attached.


New Merchandise Items

We have added these items to our merchandise list:


Association Badge: $5

Association Pen:   $2

Contact the Secretary for further information.

7th June, National Military Working Dog Day

Upcoming Events

4th & 5th May 2019: Wings Over Illawarra Air Show, Illawarra Regional Airport, Airport Rd, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527. We have a display set up for this event.

7th June 2019: National Military Working Dog Day. The day is celebrated with a Parade at the National Military & Service...

Arthur Eather Memorial Award for 2018

The 2018 recipient of the Arthur Eather Memorial Award was LCPL Parsons and his MPD Macca. MPD Macca is a 5 year old Belgian Malinois.

LCPL Parson is from the B Coy MPDE & the trophy was engraved and taken to Darwin and presented to LCPL Parson by the CO and RSM late last year.

WO1 Stephen Taylor OAM

Congratulations to WO1 Stephen (Squizzy) Taylor on his appointment in the Australia Day Honours list:

OAM - Warrant Officer Class One Stephen Norman Taylor

For meritorious service to the Royal Australian Corps of Military Police in regimental leadership roles and enhancing the...

SO Kuga receives Dickin Medal

The Association was represented at the below event in Canberra this morning. Our President and Welfare Officer attended this Ceremony and had the opportunity to renew friendships with serving personnel and ex members of the Defence Force...

Welfare Dog Program

SQNLDR Cindy Chawner: So our visit today was really successful.

Lots of conversations about the new welfare dog program being trialed by Air Force; and the role a welfare dog can play in supporting military personnel and their families. We talked about how...


SQNLDR Brett Green remembrance & Open Day for 2SECFOR

A plaque remembering SQNLDR Brett Green was dedicated at RAAF Base Amberley on the 20th September. The 22nd September is the anniversary of the death of Brett in 2017 and o...

Vietnam photos

Both Australian & American photos and includes a number of the dogs.