Defence community

Veterans support

The Northern Territory Veterans' Affairs Ministerial Advisory Council advises the Northern Territory Government on issues affecting Australian Defence Force veterans and their families in the Northern Territory (NT).

Council members are representatives nominated by organisations involved in veterans support in the NT. 

The council meets on a regular basis and raises, advises, monitors and reports on issues important to the veterans community in the Northern Territory. 

Support organisations and services 

Defence Community Organisation Darwin
3 Tybell Street, Winnellie NT 0820 
Phone: (08) 8935 7900

Department of Veterans Affairs
14 Winnellie Road
Winnellie NT 0820
Phone: (08) 133 254 or 1800 555 254

11 Nemarluk Drive
Ludmilla NT 0820
Phone: (08) 8948 0830

National Servicemen's Association - NT
Phone: (08) 8948 5556 

Partners of Veterans Association
Phone: 1300 553 835

Palmerston RSL
3 Maluka Street
Palmerston NT 0830
Phone: (08) 8939 06400

Darwin RSL
27 Cavenagh Street
Darwin NT 0800
Phone: (08) 8981 5437

Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service
Unit 1 Winnellie Central
Corner Hickman Street and Winnellie Road
Winnellie NT 0820
Phone: 1800 011 046

Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia NT
135 Bees Creek Road
Bees Creek NT 0822

Online services and mobile apps

High Res pp

The High Res (High-Resilience) App can assist you, your partner or family to manage the daily stresses of military life, deployment, transition to civilian life and life post-service. 

Post War Survive to Thrive program

The Post War Survive to Thrive online course is a self-development and coaching program developed to help you understand common mental health conditions arising from military service and training and how they impact behaviour.

Go to the Survive to Thrive website or read the Survive to Thrive program overview (2.9 mb).

The Right Mix

The Right Mix website and apps can be used to recognise the important things in your life and the impact alcohol may be having on them.

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Last updated: 28 November 2017