85 Transport Association

The home of past and present 85'ers

About Our Association

The 85 Transport Association is a network of past  and serving members of 85 Transport Platoon (RAASC) & Troop (RACT). Membership is open to all past and serving members of this esteemed unit.

Our Association meets at our regualar reunions which are held to coincide with Vietnam Veterans Day (Long Tan Day). These are rotated through major cities and locations across the nation. We do not charge a membership fee and encourage all people who are eligible to particpate in:

  • Our bi-annual reunions
  • Local Anzac Day activities and associated reunions
  • Local social activities such as lunches etc as may be held from state to state

We are currently in the process of formalising our Association.

You can download a list of our key contacts from this link – 85 Association Contacts. Please feel free to contact any of these people to find out more about our Association activities.

To join the association, please register your details here so that we can add you to our contact list.

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5 Responses to “About Our Association”

  • Dan Casey says:

    Hi all,

    Just looking around and found the web site.

    I am located in Brisbane, so is there any meeting or gatherings in the Bne area.

    I served with 18 Tpt Troop, 85 Tpt Troop mand 158 Tpt Troop.


  • Eamon says:

    please sign me up

  • Dr Glen Edwards says:

    Hi folks,
    Anyone out there know Brian Schmidt. He was in 5 Coy 69-70 Vietnam? I would like to contact him.
    Glen Edwards

  • Bob (HUDO) Hudson says:

    Hi my name is Robert Hudson and I am trying to find Larry McDonald who was my troop sergeant in 85 Transport Platoon Semi-Trailer 1978 -1980 any help would be appreciated.


    Robert (Bob) Hudson

  • Mike Jebb says:

    Is everyone aware of the passing of Trevor Brown? The funeral is tomorrow 13th Oct at Centennial park in Adelaide at the Florey Chappel at 10:15 am

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