Activities

Commemorating Anzac Day 2024

Commemorating Anzac Day 2024

As Anzac Day 2024 approaches, final arrangements are being made at commemorative sites in Australia and around the world, as we prepare to remember the contributions all service men and women have made for more than a century since the First World War. On Anzac Day,...

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Australia’s National Servicemen’s Day

Australia’s National Servicemen’s Day

Today, on National Servicemen’s Day, Australia acknowledges the contribution of thousands of our countrymen, also known as Nashos. More than 280,000 Australians served in National Service schemes between 1951 and 1972. On 14 February we recognise the contributions of...

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A Christmas Message – Padre Gary Stone OAM

A Christmas Message – Padre Gary Stone OAM

Dear friends ,  May peace in your hearts and may you and your families experience love and joy and hope over this Christmas season.  Life in our veterans community has seen many positive highlights in the year past , with many more veterans getting involved in helping...

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Media Release – Minister Keogh – This Remembrance Day the Spirit of the Unknown Soldier embodies all who have lost their lives in service

Remembering the Battle for Australia

Today, we commemorate the Battle for Australia, remembering the brave Australians who defended our nation by land, sea and air during the Second World War.   When the island fortress of Singapore fell on 15 February 1942, Prime Minister John Curtin said it was...

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Memorial Day USA: The Path of a Warrior

Memorial Day USA: The Path of a Warrior

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for honoring and mourning the U.S. military personnel who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. It is observed on the last Monday of May. All nations might appreciate the message in...

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