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


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AGM 2021

Due to COVID, the AGM will now be held at the AWWQ Christmas Luncheon. Further details to follow


To be held in the Glasgow Room at United Service Club, Spring Hill. Further details to be advised

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Posted on 17 Aug 2021

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