Finding her groove

Soldier On participant Naomi knows the road to a successful civilian life can be rocky. She shares her story.

Construction course leads to new career   

Soldier On recently conducted two Civil Plant Training with Education Partners Signature Learning and Development (SLAD) and Aspire Training based in the Hunter Valley.   The five-day courses allowed participants to […]

Overcoming adversity with the Pathways Program

As a Defence spouse with four children, Kristy Lewis wants nothing more than to ensure her family are in the best possible position to thrive, but personal struggles and difficult postings has made that goal feel out of reach at times.

Thriving, not just surviving

A survivor is one who lives through affliction, to thrive means to come back even stronger. Soldier On volunteer and cancer survivor Amanda Hibberson demonstrates just that.

A rewarding life outside Defence

Lisa Cashman joined the Royal Australian Navy at 19 and found it to be an incredibly rewarding career choice. She was able to change roles and locations with ease, which […]

Introducing the Soldier On Podcast

The Soldier On podcast is a series dedicated to highlighting, celebrating and connecting our veteran community. This episode is funded by the Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program

Q&A with Don Spinks

Soldier On sat down with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs’ Repatriation Commissioner, Don Spinks AM, to discuss his role and views on the veteran community.

Lunch is served with lived experiences

As a veteran who has walked the journey, Kevin Lomax, Soldier On – Pathways Officer in Singleton, has always connected with and found the best advice has come from others […]

Tee-rific activity helping mental health

Veterans seeking social connection have welcomed the regular Golf Driving activity at Yarra Bend Golf Club. Golf has been proven to provide mental health wellbeing benefits and improves confidence, self-esteem […]

Come and Try Day: Invictus Australia

Invictus Australia invited the Defence Community, including former and current serving members and families, to join them for the inaugural Defence Community Sport Day on Saturday 5th November 2022. Soldier […]