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City of Cockburn Mystery Bus Tour

As part of Veterans Health Week the Welfare Team with the assistance of DVA conducted a Mystery Bus Tour.  Once the bookings were open, it didn’t take long to fill

The Great Race “Lakeside”

Dawn came and went, across the City of Belmont’s greater area, veterans and their nearest and dearest from the Elite, City of Belmont RSL Sub-Branch. Looking outside at the cold,

“The Lost Battalions” Book Review

“The Lost Battalions” covers the little-known story of two Australian battalions during World War Two. These battalions seemed doomed from the start, suffering from a lack of equipment and even

“Stern Justice” Book Review

When a book begins with an execution you know that it’s going to be a no holds barred deal. Adam Wakeling’s retelling of the Pacific War Crimes Trials in “Stern

For the Fallen

Poem by Robert Laurence Binyon (1869-1943), published in The Times newspaper on 21st September 1914. With proud thanksgiving, a mother for her children, England mourns for her dead across the sea.