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Welcome to the website of the Royal Australian Air Force Staff College Association Inc, which aims to share news and useful information with Association members.

New members are always very welcome.   Membership of the Association is open to graduates and directing staff of the RAAF Staff College, Air Force graduates and directing staff of the Joint Services Staff College, overseas national Service Colleges and Staff Colleges, and the Australian Defence College’s Weston Creek campus.   Please submit the RAAF Staff College Association membership application form by post or email to the Secretary via the addresses shown on the form.

RAAF Staff College Association members and their guests meet three times annually for a luncheon seminar held at the National Press Club in Canberra.   Additionally, members are invited to attend the lunches hosted by The Australian Aviation Club, also held at the National Press Club.

Admin details for guest speakers

 

Lunch seminars

2022 program

Thursday 13 October – Senator Jim Molan AO DSC, Senator for New South Wales, author and retired army general – Danger On Our Doorstep.  Please see DS Sep 22 for further details and nominate in accordance with the instructions contained in the registration form

27 October. (Australian Aviation Club host) – Annual General meeting + Air Vice-Marshal Brian Weston, AM, FRAES (Ret’d), Club member and former RAAF fighter pilot – RAAF Pilot Training with the RAF, 1966 to 1971.   Members are invited to nominate from Sunday 16 October in accordance with the details contained in the AAC October flyer.

Friday 18 November – Annual General Meeting + Mr Matt Anderson, PSM, Director, Australian War Memorial (Speaking topic to be confirmed.).  Further details to be advised in the next edition of DS.

2023 program

Thursday 23 February   (Australian Aviation Club host)    Commodore David Strong, Commander, Air Force Training Group – 5th Generation aircrew training

Thursday 30 March   (Australian Aviation Club host)   Stephen Byron, Chief Executive Officer, Canberra Airport – Canberra Airport – an update

TBA April 2023 – Speaker and topic TBA

25 May   (Australian Aviation Club host)   Group Captain Terry Wilson AM, AFC (Ret’d), Club member and retired Air Force pilot – Restoring the HARS Vampire

Thursday 29 June   (Australian Aviation Club host)  TBA

Thursday 13 July 2023 Speaker And topic TBA

Thursday 29 June    (Australian Aviation Club host)  TBA

Thursday 13 July 2023   (RAAF Staff College Association host) – 

Thursday 31 August   (Australian Aviation Club host)  TBA

Thursday 28 September   (Australian Aviation Club host)  Jason Harfield, Chief Executive Officer, Airservices Australia – topic TBA (related to emerging trends in ATC/air navigation)

Thursday 26 October   (Australian Aviation Club host)   TBA

November – RAAFSCA AGM   Speaker and topic TBA