Vietnam veterans honoured

PERSISTENT wind and rain cleared momentarily as around 50 people gathered at the Vansittart Park Soldiers Memorial on Saturday afternoon to honour national Vietnam Veterans Day. […]

Vietnam veterans honoured

A COMMEMORATIVE service will be held in Mount Gambier this Saturday afternoon to honour national Vietnam Veterans Day[…]

Commemorative pavers

WET weather failed to dampen spirits on Sunday as the Australian Army Band marched into town in celebration of the Coonawarra Penola Returned and Services League […]

Wartime insight

SAINT Martins Lutheran College Year 10 humanities students gained insight into the various theatres of war during a recent tour of the Mount Gambier Community Returned […]

Service recognises war battles

VETERANS will gather in Canberra on Sunday to attend a national service to recognise the 50th anniversary of the battles at fire support bases Coral and Balmoral – Australia’s most protracted and costly battles of the Vietnam War.[…]

Soldiers memorial prepared for service

RESTORATION work at Vansittart Park’s Soldiers Memorial should be completed by the end of next week in anticipation of a full calendar of remembrance events next […]

Military sacrifices remembered

HUNDREDS of people from the South East community gathered at the Vansittart Park war memorial on Saturday to remember those who served our country – 99 […]

War hero inspires RSL donation

JULIAN Mattay this week donated $1000 out of his own pocket to the embattled Mount Gambier Community Returned and Services League in honour of his late […]