Anzac section

Thu 25 Apr 2019

‘We had to burn the bodies of our boys’

premium_icon ‘We had to burn the bodies of our boys’

A former Gold Coast Army officer has revaled the astonishing war diaries of a Southport man who saw some of World War II’s most horrifying moments.

Tue 23 Apr 2019

Where to attend 2019 Anzac Day services in the Gympie region

premium_icon Where to attend 2019 Anzac Day services in the Gympie region

Complete guide: Where to remember the fallen and those who served this Anzac Day in the Gympie region.

Aussie mystery of lost WWII sailors solved

premium_icon Aussie mystery of lost WWII sailors solved

The last resting place of 38 Australians has finally been discovered off the coast of Victoria, 77 years after they went down in a Japanese torpedo attack.

Brave man left family farm 80 years ago, but never returned

premium_icon Brave man left family farm 80 years ago, but never returned

While proud of her late-brother's courage, Phyllis Adair cherishes most the love Sgt William Edmonds exhibited.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Widgee metal hunter digs up piece of Gympie war history

premium_icon Widgee metal hunter digs up piece of Gympie war history

Anzac relic turns up 14,000km away from where its owner died, 100 years later.

Sun 11 Nov 2018

Rare pics of ANZAC diggers during WWI

Rare pics of ANZAC diggers during WWI

BACK in 1915 a war photographer could only take a maximum of 12 photos during their time at war, so each photo was a rarity.

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