News & Articles

SEEKING FIRST RESPONDERS

It was in March that the first attempt to attract first responders to attend a SA trek was launched.  The occasion was at a gathering of first responders at the Parndana hotel attended by HE the Governor of South Australia, the Honourable Hieu Van Le, AC and the Mayor. As the Foundation Patron, HE spoke […]

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ANOTHER WELCOME DONATION FROM BUDDY

Brian Budden was a member of Charlie Company 5 RAR on the battalion’s first tour of duty in Vietnam in 1966-67.  Over the years, Brian has been a strong supporter of Trojan’s Trek and has provided very generous donations to assist the Foundation goals supporting our veterans.  Brian has provided these donations in memory of […]

OPERATIONS AND COVID—19

Although the states are moving slowly back to approaching normality, some of the remaining restrictions will have an impact on the operations of the Foundation. The two major hurdles which must be removed before treks can be conducted are border closure and social distancing. If these remain in place it will prohibit interstate travel for […]

LIFESTYLE ASSIST

During these difficult times, it makes sense to take every opportunity to make life more manageable. Many of the Foundation trekkers will be familiar with a philosophy that is part of a new way to look at life. It is now expounded in a new publication embracing the idea of self-improvement by empowerment and understanding […]

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SOUTH COAST VETERANS ASSOCIATION CHIP IN

One of the great supporters of the Foundation is the South Coast Veterans’ Association. Based loosely in Victor Harbor, the association has strong membership and an altruistic attitude to veterans generally. So it would come as no surprise that when they heard of the loss of home and farm including stock and machinery to Steve […]

STAFF TRAINING BRISBANE

On 8 February a good number of facilitators and mentors along with POC and other interested parties gathered at Mates for Mates (M4M)in Brisbane for the annual staff familiarization day. The day was put together by the QLD Chapter with welcome support from M4M.  Good representation from places far and wide ensured a couple of […]

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VETERANS’ CHARITY WALK 2019

It was an overcast 19 degrees on Sunday on 27 October, ideal for a morning walk around the Torrens Lake for a good cause.   The occasion was the culmination of a few months of organisation to ensure all was in order for the Foundation fundraiser organised by Adelaide Exercise Physiology.  Subjects like; public liability, […]

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REPORT: TROJAN’S TREK SOUTH AUSTRALIA SEPTEMBER 2019

Patron: His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Li AC Governor of South Australia Distribution:  See below  REPORT:  TROJAN’S TREK SOUTH AUSTRALIA SEPTEMBER 2019  Introduction Trojan’s Trek in South Australia (SA) was conducted at Moolooloo Station in the North Flinders Ranges from 15 to 20 September 2019. This was the eleventh year of treks conducted in […]

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Supacat speaks

For the past two years, the Foundation has been receiving support from an International Company named Supacat, who is the world’s leading specialist in high mobility defence vehicles. As part of this support, the Managing Director offered two of his staff to assist with the running of the 2019 trek in SA. The offer was […]

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TANKS FOR THAT

I have written before about the generosity the Foundation receives from the community.  It was 9 years ago after I had been interviewed by Peter Goers on radio 891 ABC Adelaide that I received a call from Tim Harper. Tim is the owner of Pioneer Tanks SA and during our chat he asked me if […]

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