Armistice centenary commemoration

REMEMBRANCE Day is expected to attract hundreds of people to the Soldiers Memorial in the Vansittart Gardens on Sunday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice to end World War I. At the eleventh hour of[…]

War sacrifice remembered

MILLICENT businesses and homes will pause briefly on Sunday morning to honour wartime service and sacrifice. It will be 100 years since the guns ceased firing […]

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2018 Grant District Council

GRANT District Council central ward candidates reveal their vision and reasons for standing in upcoming council elections. Among the field are eight new faces and three […]

Women’s Auxiliary celebrates 80 years

THE Mount Gambier Community RSL Women’s Auxiliary will celebrate 80 years this month. Active since 1938, the organisation supports the RSL, wives of returned servicemen and […]

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[…]

Compton students study war history

LOCAL school children are using a unique learning resource on campus to learn about World I and II this month. Compton Primary School has unveiled the […]

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 […]

Tanks for the lift – RSL tank moves out

A FLYING, 42 tonne Army tank was undoubtedly an unusual sight for commuters travelling on Jubilee Highway yesterday morning. The Mount Gambier Community Returned and Services […]