About Us

The purpose of the Association is to:

Foster and perpetuate ties of comradeship amongst post and serving members who have been on the posted strength of a current, or former, unit which has been, or is now, part of Special Operations Command Australia.

Australian Commando  Insignias
Australian Commando
Insignias

Foster and perpetuate ties of comradeship, between Queensland domiciled former Commandos of Word War 2 Independent Companies/Commando Squadrons and former members of post-World War 2 Australian Commando and Special Forces Units and serving members who have been/or are on the posted strength of a current, former, unit which has been, or is now part of Special Operations Command (SOCOMD), and to encourage the spirit of loyalty to Australia and to encourage former Commandos to take an active part in matters of national importance, particularly defence.

Promote activities of a ceremonial commemorative, memorial, sporting or social character for the benefit of members and families.

Foster and develop the Association’s support of The Commando Welfare Trust are Patriotic Funds in support of its eligible members to its Objectives.

Assist former Commandos and former members of SOCOMD including surviving dependents with their problems.

Concentrate its efforts on repatriation and veterans’ affairs via representation and advocacy means to all relevant Authorities and/or other parties.

Form and support relationships with other special forces, military and kindred associations for mutual benefit.

Adopt any other objectives agreed upon in pursuance of a Special Resolution in accordance with the Constitution and its provisions.