Poems


In early 1916, the 51ST Battalion, AIF was raised in Egypt. Its original members being Gallipoli veterans and recent reinforcements […]

Oh, how old soldiers remember past days with bayonet drill The shrieking orders; “on guard, thrust, parry, feint”“Go for the […]

                              No matter when or where, an invitation for a reunion of warriors creates magic warmth which spreads quickly and […]

War can never be divorced from the terrible misery it brings, not only to combatants but their loved ones as […]

I am of the view that our troops returning home from active service find it a huge challenge to adjust […]

It is 35 years since the last major dam was built, yet our population has been  increasing at an alarming […]

When the shearing sheds are silent, and the stock camps fallen quiet,   When the gidgee coals no longer glow […]