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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...