Mayor Jack Dempsey has written to the Minister for Defence in hopes of getting a new ship named in honour of the region.
08th Dec. 2020 2:12 PM
Sue and John lit candles and flew an Australian flag to mark the day.
25th April 2020 3:04 PM
As a young seaman, he manned a naval vessel, as Operation Neptune stormed the French coast.
06th June 2019 6:06 PM
IN HIS first year of retirement Australian Navy veteran Andre Jones hopes to become the first person to run around...
14th May 2019 5:05 AM
For retired navy man Steve Price, Australia's armed forces provided opportunities he would otherwise never have been able...
01st May 2019 10:05 AM
Mackay Pipe Band led World War II veterans, serving personnel from HMAS Kuttabul, Sydney, and RAAF service men and women...
27th April 2019 10:04 AM
The local organisation whose growth is stifled by volunteer numbers.
26th April 2019 3:04 PM
A GROUP of dedicated military history buffs are flying high after securing a temporary home for their aviation and naval...
13th Feb. 2019 10:02 AM
A local Navy chef and his fellow troops are being thanked by the community for their dedication to their country over...
27th Dec. 2018 10:12 AM
Fijian and Australian Defence Force veteran Semesa Rocosuka calls Ipswich home
25th April 2018 12:04 PM