Western Australia University Regiment

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Western Australia University Regiment
Active 1949 – present
Country Australia Australia
Branch Army Reserve
Type Training Establishment
Role Army Reserve Officer Training
Part of Royal Military College, Australia
Garrison/HQ Leeuwin Barracks, East Fremantle

The Western Australian University Regiment (WAUR) is an Australian Army Reserve training unit for the 13th Brigade.

Unit history[edit]

The regiment was originally founded as the Perth University Regiment on 22 April 1949 to provide military training to university undergraduates and located at Crawley, Western Australia. It was renamed the Western Australian University Regiment in May 1950.[1]



  1. ^ "History of the Western Australian University Regiment". Australian Army. Retrieved 14 October 2010.