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2017 Remembrance Day at Eudunda Nov 11th

Peter Herriman   October 21, 2017
Remembrance Day 2017 poster

All Residents and Visitors welcome to attend the Eudunda War Memorial for the short ceremony to commemorate Remembrance Day. Pause to remember those who sacrificed so much for your freedom and peace. Assemble at 10:45am. 1 Minutes silence at 11am. A light refreshments and bar open at the Eudunda RSL Rooms after the ceremony. In 2017, 11 November marks the… Read more »

Celebrating 75 Years of Legacy

Peter Herriman   August 27, 2017
Legacy Logo

Legacy Week 2017: Sunday 27 August – Saturday 2 September Badge Day – Friday 1 September Legacy is a charity providing services to Australian families suffering after the injury or death of a spouse or parent, during or after their defence force service. We currently care for around 65,000 widow(er)s and 1,800 children and disabled dependants throughout Australia. Legacy Week… Read more »

Legacy Week 2017 – New TV Ad

Peter Herriman   August 25, 2017
Legacy Logo

A short 30 second TV advert launched for Legacy in 2017, Certainly shows the emotion that Service families face. Check it out. You will find a bit more info on Legacy and a link to a story for Legacy Week Launch on our previous post Here… or go straight to the Legacy Website here.

Legacy Week 2017

Peter Herriman   August 20, 2017
Legacy Logo

Legacy Week 2017: Sunday 27 August – Saturday 2 September Badge Day – Friday 1 September Legacy is a charity providing services to Australian families suffering after the injury or death of a spouse or parent, during or after their defence force service. We currently care for around 65,000 widow(er)s and 1,800 children and disabled dependants throughout Australia. Legacy Week… Read more »

ANZAC Day 2017 – Service Times

Peter Herriman   April 18, 2017
ANZAC Dawn Service Flier - Eudunda - Memorial & Cuppa & Other services in region

ANZAC Services – In the region Eudunda Dawn Service – 6:15am Robertstown – 9:30am Burra – 6:30am Hallet – 6:30am The Eudunda Dawn Service is always well attended and this year will have the Barossa & District Pipe Band in attendance, which should add some great atmosphere to the service. http://eudundarsl.com/

Remembering The Battle of Singapore – 8-15 Feb 1942

Peter Herriman   February 16, 2017
Surrender of Singapore 15th Feb 1942

ABC news has published an absorbing article entitled the ‘Fall of Singapore: Australian POWs’ oral history charts memories of defeat and imprisonment’. Read it here It is an interesting article into an era that less have heard about, It resulted in the Japanese capture of Singapore and the largest surrender of British-led military personnel in history. The article includes such gems… Read more »