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.

2017 - 75th Corps Anniversary Celebrations

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On 1st of December 1942 the order declaring the creation of "AEME" was raised. In 1948 the dedicated performance of the AEME tradesman during WW2 was recognised by His Majesty King George VI when he granted the Corps the title "The Royal Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers"

We have a number of events, functions and merchandise items being released through out the year to celebrate. The easiest way to keep up to date with all that is going on is become a member of our Association or another one of our state based associations. To find out more about membership please click on this link

The RAQ Committee look forward Celebrating 75 Years of Support to the Australian Army from AEME to RAEME  1942 -2017, let’s make 2017 a year to remember.

Arte et Marte 

Limited Edition 75th Anniversary Stubbie Coolers, Polo Shirts, Caps & Bundles now available 

Click here for more details

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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 6th Decemebr 2017 @ 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.

All Ranks Luncheon 2017

Over 90 members and guests celebrated our 75th RAEME Birthday at the Port Office Dining Room last Sunday. Among the attendees was our special invited guest Brigadier Ed Smeaton. Brig Smeaton gave us an update on the new vehicles entering service and how RAEME expertise will be at the forefront of maintaining the most modern fleet in our history. 

Great news also and thanks to our  three"official unofficial" photographers Barry Shipway, Ewan Mcleod and John Parfitt, we are starting to populate photos of the day available for viewing on our website. To view all the images click here.

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.