Advocating for Defence families

Contact Us

If you need us to advocate for you as you have been unsuccessful in resolving an issue, please contact the DFA National Delegate closest to you as they have close links with local communities.

At DFA we work part time and flexibly, please contact us at anytime on the details below and if you need to leave a message we will endeavour to respond within 48 hrs, if you have any preferences on your availability please advise us in your message.

If you are not sure which of us to contact please reach out to the delegate who supports your current area.

Defence Family Advocate

Sandi Laaksonen-Sherrin

National Delegates 

ACT and Southern NSW

Central and Northern NSW

Northern Queensland

Southern Queensland

Western Australia

South Australia

Victoria and Tasmania

Northern Territory and Kimberley

National Officers

Communications Officer

Project Officer

Postal Address



35 Brindabella Circuit

Canberra Airport ACT 2609

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