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Australia pauses to mark Remembrance Day

Thousands of people have gathered across the nation to remember the service and sacrifice of Australian troops, 103 years on from the end of World War I.

Poppies for ‘respect and thanks’ say Eleebana knitters

“These poppies are for all of the lives lost in any war.” - Eleebana residents knit a field of red for Remembrance Day 2021.

GALLERY: Remembrance Day 2021 Newcastle

“Today we collectively pause.. and remember those who made the ultimate personal sacrifice protecting our nation.." - Remembrance Day in Newcastle 2021.

Remembrance Day services back on Hunter calendar

RSL Sub-Branches throughout the Hunter, including Pelican Flat, are gearing up this week to host Remembrance Day services again.

A year in review: November 2020

Even though it wasn't long ago, we are casting our minds back to November. By November, things were beginning to return to normal in Australia, with everyone excited for Christmas and spending...

The Hunter remembers our soldiers’ sacrifices

Hunter residents have gathered today to commemorate our soldiers' sacrifices during a Remembrance Day like no other. With COVIDSafe practices to consider, many Australians chose to commemorate the occasion virtually through livestreamed events...

“Democracy and disease”: Remembrance Day 2020

Border closures, quarantine, docked ships, social distancing and mandatory face masks may all be considered 2020 terminology, but the truth is Novocastrians lived with this lingo more than 100 years ago. On 11...
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