The purpose of the Royal Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (RAEME) Association Queensland is to promote and reinforce the spirit, reputation, image and competencies of the Corps through its past, present and future members.

The goals of the Association are to:

  • Promote the Corps' identity and reputation in Queensland
  • Recognise and celebrate achievements of members of the Corps in Queensland
  • Provide a focal point for Corps activities in Queensland

The role of the RAEME is to ensure maximum operational availability of equipment to enable the commander to win the land battle. RAEME is a technical corps tasked with the maintenance of the Army's modern hardware and equipment. More on the Corps can be found at this link.

This site has been developed as a communication tool for RAEME members in Queensland. All attempts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the information supplied. If any errors or broken links are found, or if you have any item or article for inclusion on these pages, please contact the webmaster.

RAQ Subscriptions

Annual subscriptions to the RAQ are due by 30 June each year. Subscriptions can be paid using either PayPal (fee free) or EFT by clicking the Icon below and logging in. Renew your subscription for $10 a year or upgrade to Life Subscription for $100.

New members please use the 'Online Registration' link under the Membership banner. All proceeds are used to support and promote the goals of the Association.

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Latest News - Next Monthly Meeting to be held on Wednesday 7th November 2018 @ Kedron Wavell Services Club

Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise indicated) Start time of the meeting is 1730. See the 'Events' under Notices or Upcoming Events top left for more details.

Gold Coast Luncheon 2018

Around 50 members and guests attended the Luncheon at the Mermaid Beach AEME Surf Club on Saturday 18th August. Some of the pictures of the day are below, or to see the full gallery click here.


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Plan Centaur

Addressing maintenance constraints within the Armoured Cavalry Regiments (ACR) is the initial focus of Plan Centaur – the most comprehensive and significant improvement program in 30 years to consider the way RAEME may deliver maintenance to Army in the future.

 Brian Daley

Pictured above: Brian Daley (Left ) Being presented a Chairman's Award by RAQ Chairman Jeff Maurice

It is with great pleasure we can announce and present at the recent AGM, a Chairman's Award to RAQ Life Subscriber Brian Daley.

Brian was presented the Chairman's Award for his ongoing contributions and support of the RAQ. Brian has been involved in a significant number activities and sub committees for the Association, which have been successful in cementing RAEME into Brisbane's history pages. Brian has carried his love of RAEME and the RAEME Reserve alongside his Army Apprentice heritage with him for his entire life.

Fred Newby

Pictured above: RAQ Reserve Chair Ian Leabeater with RAQ Life Subscriber and RAQ Chairman's Award Recipient Fred Newby - Cutting the Reunion Cake

The 2018 Reunion was another great success with 67 people attending the annual event. Many friendships were renewed one being that of ex “boss” of 1 Base Wksps Electrical Section Keith Poole.  Having seen the Reunion Flyer in Friday Files he thought that although he had been in the regular Army, and the Reunion was primarily for CMF and Res he decided he knew a lot of Res RAEME members and decided to attend. It is good to see Regulars attending.

Click on this link to see all the photos