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15 Oct 2013 @ 11:15
One For You; One For Your Mate
With the 2013 Poppy Appeal launching later this month, organisers have adopted a new approach to poppy sales in Victoria.
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19 Apr 2013 @ 14:19
Shrine of Remembrance - ANZAC Day 2013
To mark the 98th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing over 45,000 people will gather at the Dawn Service, held at 6am on Thursday 25 April at the Shrine of Remembrance to honour the service and sacrifice of Australian servicemen and women.
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19 Apr 2013 @ 10:19
ANZAC Day & The Appeal
Categories: ANZAC Day Fact Sheets
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Traditionally, ANZAC Day marks the anniversary of Australia’s first major military action, the landing at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915. The acronym ANZAC stands for Australian New Zealand Army Corps, and April 25 remains our nation’s most significant military day of remembrance.
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14 Mar 2012 @ 13:14
The ANZAC Biscuit
Categories: ANZAC Day Fact Sheets
During the First World War wives, mothers and girlfriends of Australian soldiers became concerned about the nutritional value of the food being served to their men. Due to the length of the trip and the lack of refrigeration on Naval Ships, much of the food sent over to our troops...
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02 Nov 2011 @ 15:02
Poppy Appeals 90th Anniversary
The Poppy Appeal was introduced by the RSL in Australia in 1921 and 2011, celebrates its 90th anniversary.
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