Three comprehensive histories have been written about the Royal Military College, Duntroon:

Lee, Colonel J.E, DUNTROON. The Royal Military College of Australia. 1911-1946, Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1952.

Coulthard-Clark, Chris. DUNTROON. The Royal Military College of Australia 1911-1986, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1986.

Moore, Darren, DUNTROON. The Royal Military College of Australia 1911-2001, Australian Military History Publications, Sydney, 2001.

Other references to life at the College can be found in the following:

Cobley, Colonel Phillip, The Final Tally, 1969-2009, The London Press, London, 2009.

Jones, C.A, Chapter 2: RMC Duntroon, Class of 1969-72, in In the Dreaming, Saigon, 2005.

Molan, Jim, Running the War in Iraq, Harper Collins, Sydney, 2008.

Rayward, R.J, More than a mere Bravo: Duntroon Slang 1930-1980, Occasional Paper No.14, English Department, University College, ADFA.

Solomon, G.D, A Poor Sort of Memory, Roebuck Society, Canberra, 1978.


Royal Military College, Duntroon at

The Duntroon Society at

Youtube video at

Royal Military College, Duntroon – Digger History at

Royal Military College Duntroon – Fact Sheet 165 at

In 1970, Four Corners broadcast a program on Duntroon. It can be viewed at

For more on customs, traditions, badges and so on, the following reference is highly recommended:

Terrett, L.I and Taubert, S.C, Preserving Our Proud Heritage. The Customs and Traditions of the Australian Army, Big Sky Publishing, Sydney, 2015.