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On the Spot Anzacs Were Sent to Gallipoli

Friday, 11 April 2014, 12:17 pm | Returned Services Association

New Zealand and Australian troops were deployed to attack the Turkish mainland at Gallipoli because they were on the spot. The National President of the Royal New Zealand RSA, Don McIver, says forces from both countries were training in Egypt on ... More >>

RSA Encourages Week Long Display of Poppies

Tuesday, 1 April 2014, 12:31 pm | Returned Services Association

The Royal New Zealand RSA is encouraging Kiwis to wear their poppies for eight memorable days this month. RSA Chief Executive, David Moger, says 2014 is particularly significant because it heralds the start of commemorations for the centenary of the First World ... More >>

RSA Encourages Week Long Display of Poppies

Wednesday, 5 March 2014, 10:49 am | Returned Services Association

The Royal New Zealand RSA is encouraging Kiwis to wear their poppies from Poppy Day, April 17, through to Anzac Day this year. RSA Chief Executive, David Moger, says 2014 is particularly significant because it heralds the start of World War One ... More >>

V8 Supercars Partner with RSA for ANZAC Weekend ITM500

Monday, 24 February 2014, 3:00 pm | Returned Services Association

The ITM 500 Auckland V8 Supercars, the biggest annual trans-Tasman sporting event, has today announced the RSA as their official charity. The 2014 event, the 14th time that New Zealand has hosted a round of Australasia’s biggest motorsport category, ... More >>

RSA Welcomes Otago University Study Findings

Monday, 2 September 2013, 6:49 pm | Returned Services Association

The RSA welcomes the publication of the study on the mortality and morbidity of Vietnam veterans completed by the University of Otago Department of Preventive and Social Medicine. More >>

RSA Endorses Gallipoli Commemoration

Thursday, 29 August 2013, 1:05 pm | Returned Services Association

RSA Endorses Gallipoli Commemoration August 29, 2013 With the centenary of the First World War only a year away this month, the Gallipoli commemoration is taking on an even greater significance for the Royal New Zealand RSA. Chief Executive, Dr Stephen ... More >>

RSA Supports Gallipoli 2015 Ballot Decision

Monday, 13 May 2013, 1:42 pm | Returned Services Association

The RSA supports the decision announced today by the Minister of Veterans’ Affairs on the ballot for attendance at the Gallipoli Centenary Commemorations in 2015. More >>

RSA welcomes funding assistance

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 4:37 pm | Returned Services Association

RSA National President, Don McIver, has welcomed the announcement by the Minister of Veterans Affairs, Hon Michael Woodhouse, of a grant of $150,000 to support veterans and their families. More >>

RSA Anzac of the Year awarded to young heroic cousins

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 1:51 pm | Returned Services Association

The Governor-General has presented the RSA’s prestigious Anzac of the Year Award to New Zealand’s youngest-ever recipients. At a ceremony in Waihi Beach today, cousins Will White and Sergio Schuler, both aged 12, were honoured for their remarkable ... More >>

Poppy Continues to Support

Thursday, 18 April 2013, 5:37 pm | Returned Services Association

Street collectors will be out around the country tomorrow exchanging poppies for a donation to the RSA Poppy Appeal. More >>

Whangarei Girls’ pupil wins ANZAC Day trip to Gallipoli

Wednesday, 27 March 2013, 4:32 pm | Returned Services Association

Whangarei Girls’ High School student Rachel Boyd will travel to Gallipoli to attend Anzac Day commemorations after taking top honours in the national final of the ANZ RSA Cyril Bassett VC Speech Competition. More >>

RSA welcomes Government’s offer of Special Annuity

Friday, 14 December 2012, 1:27 pm | Returned Services Association

RSA National Media Release 14 December 2012 RSA welcomes Government’s offer of Special Annuity to Veteran Bill Framhein RSA National President Don McIver has welcomed the Minister of Veterans’ Affairs Hon Nathan Guy’s notification that the Government ... More >>

RSA deeply saddened by deaths of Defence Force personnel

Monday, 20 August 2012, 10:59 am | Returned Services Association

The Royal New Zealand Returned and Services Association National President Don McIver says RSA members are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of a further three Defence Force personnel in the destruction of their vehicle as a result of an improvised ... More >>

RSA mourns the deaths of New Zealand service personnel

Sunday, 5 August 2012, 12:48 pm | Returned Services Association

RSA National President Don McIver says that the tragic news of the deaths of two NZ Defence Force personnel from the NZ Provincial Reconstruction Team while in Afghanistan will be received with great sorrow by all members of the RSA. More >>

RSA opposes the ‘Mondayising’ of Anzac Day

Thursday, 26 July 2012, 10:36 am | Returned Services Association

26 July 2012 RSA opposes the ‘Mondayising’ of Anzac Day The Royal New Zealand RSA is opposed to any ‘Mondayising’ of Anzac Day. “The RSA policy has always been to preserve the special nature of Anzac Day. The National Executive Committee ... More >>

RSA sad at death of Past National President John Campbell

Friday, 22 June 2012, 1:48 pm | Returned Services Association

The Royal New Zealand Returned and Services Association National President Don McIver says RSA members will be sad to hear the news that Past National President John Campbell passed away this morning in Dunedin after a long and brave struggle with his debilitating ... More >>

American gamers donate US$25,000 to RSA

Wednesday, 20 June 2012, 11:59 am | Returned Services Association

Wargaming America, host of popular online war game World of Tanks, this morning handed a cheque to the RSA for US$25,000. More >>

Funding for RSA Services To Veterans Scrapped In Budget

Friday, 25 May 2012, 3:07 pm | Returned Services Association

Funding for RSA Services To Veterans Scrapped In Budget The Royal New Zealand RSA is deeply disappointed that the modest financial support of $250,000 p.a. provided by Government was scrapped in yesterday’s Budget. The Government Grant provided ... More >>

RSA saddened by the passing of Sir Fred Allen

Saturday, 28 April 2012, 7:03 pm | Returned Services Association

RSA National Media Release 28 April 2012 RSA saddened by the passing of Sir Fred Allen The Royal New Zealand RSA is saddened by the passing of Sir Fred Allen today. More >>

RSA Disappointed by Disrespectful Comments

Monday, 23 April 2012, 6:28 pm | Returned Services Association

The Royal New Zealand Returned and Services Association is deeply disappointed by the historically inaccurate and disrespectful comments made by journalists on a National Radio panel last week. More >>

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