9 th Battalion Living History Unit

The unit had the opportunity to visit The Western Font in France. The team of men represented Australia and paid homage to the veterans who paid the ultimate sacrifice. Attached the Verdun Mayor receiving the shirt from our District as
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Vietnam Veterans Day-Cockscomb 2018

Cockscomb Veterans Retreat was well attended this year. Representatives from State Brittany Lauger MP, Local Councillors Bill Ludwig, Jan Kelly, Margaret Strelow, Rose Swadling, P-F-H District President Mr Barry Vains OAM and the guest speaker Mr Jack Parr.

Run for Resilience

Mackay ultra-runner and young veteran, Wayne McMurtrie, set off from ANZAC Square in Brisbane on a 1,500 kilometer Run for Resilience on 1 September 2018. The run took 22 days and ended in Winton in Central-Western Queensland on 22 September.
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