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There …..

At Menangle Park Paceway, the hosts declared dinner and the bar ‘on the house’, a very generous and welcome gesture.  The setting sun glanced its piercing rays through the marquee western windows and those within prepared to enjoy a convivial final night together.  Speeches were made and dodgy ‘awards’ given.   After the conventional David […]

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Nearly there …..

Monday (5th) of the long weekend had us being entertained in Bowral by the Uniting Church Bell-ringers, following which we held our Ceremony with students of Bowral School telling stories of WWI soldiers who were former pupils of the school. Then, local ladies’ choir The Glams presented a varied historical programme with the support of […]

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The Southern Highlands

Since our last news…. we’ve concluded our time in the Goulburn Mulwaree Shire marching on out of Goulburn on Monday to Marulan. Well, to be accurate the first part was by bus, cars, horse floats, etc.  Private land was negotiated for much of this day, including access to a quarry’s land. The day ended in the […]

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Lovely Bundanoon

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Less than 2 weeks till we finish the March ….

Rest day today in Goulburn, Sunday 27th and the sunshine and blue skies have returned. Since the last news post: The Marchers strode out to wee hamlet of Jerrawa where a special surprise awaited. We camped at exactly the same location as the original Kangaroos ! We had a camp fire where the Kangaroos had […]

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15 Days ….

The first 15 days are behind us and only 21 left! What an amazing time the ‘enlistees’ and support crew have had to date! From a splendid send off from Wagga Wagga numbered in the thousands, we’ve traversed a beautiful portion of rural NSW with all the country hospitality that the country folk are famed […]

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Information for Enlistees

The Route The March incorporates all the villages, towns and cities passed by the original March but with a varied route between towns reflecting the changed traffic conditions in the intervening 100 years. The chosen route is focused on public back roads and includes some negotiated access through private property. The route is classified as […]

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Berrima Museum’s tribute

Saturday 18th April 2015 saw hundreds of people gathered at the Berrima District Museum for the Official Opening of ‘Who Were the 1200?’ by the Hon Pru Goward MP for Goulburn and Minister in the NSW Government.  Other dignitaries included Mayor of Wingecarribee Duncan Gair and Cr Ian Scandrett. The meticulously planned display researched by […]

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The Nitty Gritty

A considered discussion with the NSW Major Events personnel has been held. Four of our committee had a very helpful meeting with Police Inspector Paul Carrett and Steve Elliott Manager of Major Events at RMS on their careful examination of our proposed route from Wagga Wagga to Campbelltown. We have an even  clearer understanding of the best […]

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Enlist now to march in the Kangaroo March Re-enactment.