Australian War Widows Queensland

Australian War Widows Queensland  empowers, supports, inspires and celebrates war widows, carers and families affected by defence services. 

Our organisation was established in 1947 to protect the interests of war widows and to provide friendship, comfort and support to its members throughout Queensland.  AWWQ is a not-for-profit public benevolent institution with deductible gift recipient status.

AWWQ has 28 Sub Branches and Social Groups throughout Queensland. Click on the map to find your nearest social group or sub branch.

Upcoming Events

Friendship Day 2021

Due to Covid-19, the 2020 Friendship Day planned for Maroochydore had to be canceled. All going to plan we are hoping to reschedule this event for Wednesday 8 September 2021, with more details to follow.

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Anzac Day apart but together at Brisbane War Widows units

Posted on 25 Jun 2020

Residents at the two Australian War Widows Queensland unit complexes in Brisbane were able to mark

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