Stanthorpe - Q64

Next Meeting

Saturday 18th February 2023
Stanthorpe RSL

"Once Navy, Always Navy"


Mr Mark Bryant 
Email: bmbryant48@bigpond.com
Mobile: 0439 894 439


Mr Peter Beacroft
Email: peterandmichellebeacroft@gmail.com
Mobile: 0418 673 298
Sub Section Postal Address: c/- Sub Section Secretary, PO Box 1115, Stanthorpe QLD 4380

Vice Presidents

Positions Vacant


Mr Graeme Caesar
Email: graemecaesar@yahoo.com
Sub-Section Postal Address: c/-Sub Section Treasurer, PO Box 1115, Stanthorpe QLD 4380


2022 AGM

The 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Stanthorpe Sub Section was held on Saturday 29th October 2022 at the RSL Services Club.  The State President, Helen Yench presented Norm Gale with Life Membership of the association.  The New Executive Members elected at the AGM are listed above.

We would like to thank the RSL for their support.

Membership and Support 

If you are affiliated with, have past affilaition, or know someone in the area who has been affiliated with the RAN we would encourage you to make contact with us.  

We grow stronger and better able to support our goals with strong membership.

Sub Section aims

As noted in the Constitution of the NAA our objectives in the Stanthorpe Sub Section include:

  • Uniting and developing comradeship amoung all former and serving Naval personnel, especially those in or from the Stanthorpe, Southern Downs and New England area
  • Promoting and assisting activities in the wider Naval community in order to improve the health and wellbeing of that community

In order to achieve these objectives the Committee and Members of the Stanthorpe Sub Section will:

  • assist, co-operate with and promote interest in the RAN, especially within the Stanthorpe district
  • assist and support the Australian Naval Cadet (ANC) movement and in particular TSS Kookaburra
  • encourage the soical, intellectual and general well-being plus advancement of our members
  • assist community charitable activities that contribute to the health and welfare of the ex-Service community, and
  • encourage members to participate in commemorative activities that recognise the legacy of those who have served in the Navy at sea and ashore in both peace making and peace keeping capacities

Save the Date

Here are some 2023 dates for your calendar

AGM / General Meeting Sat 18th Feb 23
ANZAC Memorabilia Stand Sat 15th - Mon 24th Apr 23
ANZAC DAY Tue 25th Apr 23
Coral Sea Dinner Sat 13th May 23
General Meeting Sat 19th Aug 23
Remembrance Day Meorabilia Stand Sat 04th - Fri 10th Nov 23 
General Meeting / Christmas Camaraderie Sat18th Nov 23