Category Archives: Remembrance Day 2018

Launch Day

I cannot believe how quickly that time went. Today was the launch of our amazing tribute to the Fallen of WWI on the lawns of the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.  Nearly six years in the making, and just as … Continue reading

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All Roads Lead to Rome ….

Or in our case … all roads lead to the Australian War Memorial. If you have heard this story before and had enough, look away now. Marg and I, almost from day 1, were determined that our little memorial project … Continue reading

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13 Days, 01 Hour, 40 Minutes, 34 Secondsk

And counting. Not long now. This time next week, the truck will be loaded with our precious poppies and ready to go. The advance team will be in Canberra from 24 September for groundworks and then on Saturday 29 September … Continue reading

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