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2017 … and we are back at at it!!!

Good afternoon all … and welcome to 2017. So that was Christmas and New Year done and dusted … I hope you had a wonderful break (if you managed) and some special time with family and friends.  I can’t quite … Continue reading

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Our beautiful poppies have had a busy couple of weeks …

LEST WE FORGET Remembrance is well and truly alive but it is changing … according to this article on Remembrance in the Digital Age by Historian Tom Sear Published in the Conversation.  Tom writes about how digital technology has changed … Continue reading

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This is the year!!!!

Half of January gone already and I feel like it’s only just started. Is the world revolving faster … or am I a little slower …. OR … is it an optical illusion. So much to achieve in a few … Continue reading

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Poppies, Poppies and More Poppies

Good morning poppy makers and friends … we have had a REALLY busy few weeks at Poppy HQ in Melbourne … with planning for our initial display well underway … a few radio interviews, the First Convoy Commemoration at Princes … Continue reading

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Anzac Day at Fed Square

Just a reminder to all you wonderful poppy people who are organised and already planning next weeks activities. We have a big Poppy Playtime planned for Fed Square from 11.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. Bring your friends, your hooks/needles, red … Continue reading

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Collection Points and Other Important Stuff

I feel like it’s forever since I posted … and in the scheme of things I guess it is.  But that doesn’t mean that things have not been happening in Poppy land.  Poppies are rolling in although it slowed to … Continue reading

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Wishing all of our Poppy Friends a Wonderful Christmas

What an incredibly eventful year we have had at 5000 poppies.  What started out as a tiny tribute to our fathers has turned into something bigger and more special than we ever could have imagined … and the takeup has … Continue reading

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