Key contacts in region

DHA - Sydney

Location: Level 5, 111 Phillip Street, Parramatta NSW 2150

Phone: 139 342

DFA - Central and Northern NSW Delegate

Defence Families of Australia (DFA) is the official body appointed by government to represent the views of Defence Families. Its aim is to inform government and Defence on the needs of the family. Its goal is to ensure quality of life for all Defence families by providing a recognised forum for their views and by reporting, making recommendations and influencing policy that directly affects families.


Email: central.nsw [at]


Defence Community Organisation

DCO provides assistance for partner’s employment, help with childcare assistance for dependants with special needs, social worker support, support for community groups, help for families during crisis and emergencyeducation support for children and assistance for members leaving the military. Your local DCO office can provide you with local information, access to support and information services, and organises events and get-togethers for Defence families. To find out about events for ADF families in Sydney, visit the Sydney, Liverpool or Richmond Eventbrite pages. You'll be able to RSVP, add events to your calendar and share with friends.

DCO - Sydney

Location: Level 3, Defence Plaza, 270 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000


Email: [at]

Phone: (02) 9393 3314


DCO - Liverpool

Location: Building G229, Soldiers Way, Holsworthy Barracks, Liverpool NSW 2173


Email: DCO.Liverpool [at]

Phone: (02) 8782 8526


DCO - Richmond

Location: Building 14, Delarue Street, RAAF Base Richmond, NSW 2755


Email: DCO.richmond [at]

Phone: (02) 4587 1130



Defence Family Helpline
1800 624 608