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  1. Veteran found healing by returning to VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Ararat Advertiser

    VIETNAM veteran Stan Whitford was guest speaker at the Vietnam Veterans' Remembrance Day in Ararat last week and spoke about his experiences and the subsequent effects of the conflict.

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  2. From Puckapunyal to UluruRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Benalla Ensign

    Warrant Officer Class One Ray Doolan, Corporal Rhys Griggs, John Howard and Captain James Roe are the Puckapunyal Riders making the trek to Uluru to raise funds for prostate cancer.

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  3. War horrors only part of battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Mercury

    THE year was 1966 and 108 blokes from D Company 6RAR prepared to face off against a 2000-strong force of North Vietnamese soldiers in the Long Tan rubber plantation.

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  4. Hey Joe, this isn't workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | Canberra Times

    In the bakery, down from the pub, a woman makes a tomato and cheese sandwich and says she hasn't been sleeping.

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  5. Why 'work for the dole' just won't workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | The Age

    In the bakery, down from the pub, a woman makes a tomato and cheese sandwich and says she hasn't been sleeping.

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  6. Kokoda Track veteran Bob Iskov farewelled in Wangaratta tributeRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Asopa People

    Crocodile Prize Literary Awards 2014 i OE Our Sponsors.... i OE Australian High Commission in Papua New Guinea i OE Buk bilong Pikinini Award for Children's Writing i OE Cleland Family Award for Heritage Writing i OE Kina Securities Award for Poetry i OE Ok Tedi Award for Lifetime Contribution to PNG Literature i OE Ok Tedi Mining Award for Book of ... (more)

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  7. Morse Doubles Up As Hanssen Breaks His DroughtRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Canberra's Zane Morse became the first driver this year to win back-to-back rounds of the CIK Stars of Karting Championship presented by Castrol EDGE on Sunday.

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  8. US to extend Darwin marine base as Tony Abbott meets Barack Obama to push G20 agendaRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Free Republic

    AUSTRALIA has struck a defence agreement with the United States that prepares the ground for more American troops, aircraft and ships to operate from Australian bases to ward off threats in South East Asia.

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  9. Loeskow: No Extra Pressure As LeaderRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Nearing the half way mark of 2014, the consistency of Bundaberg driver Troy Loeskow sees him placed on top of the standings in the CIK Stars of Karting Championship presented by Castrol EDGE.

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  10. Former Champion Set For Stars Of Karting Guest AppearanceRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Dual Castrol EDGE CIK Stars of Karting Champion Kristian Lindbom will make a guest appearance at the top level of karting when he takes to the Hume International Raceway in Puckapunyal, Victoria next weekend .

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  11. Karting Stars Set For Puckapunyal ShowdownRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    For the first time in the 21-year history of the CIK Stars of Karting Championship presented by Castrol EDGE, Victoria's Eastern Lions Kart Club will host a round of Australia's most prestigious karting Championship on June 14/15.

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  12. Soldier who paid the ultimate price finds a permanent placeRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Benalla Ensign

    The story of a plaque commemorating a soldier's sacrifice in the 1974 Seymour flood has finally been resolved 40 years to the day of his death.

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  13. Seymour Military Heritage Weekend prevails against the weatherRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Seymour Telegraph

    The weather didn't play its part but there was still an encouraging turnout at the third Seymour Military Heritage Weekend on Saturday and Sunday.

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  14. Winning Debut For Local LadRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Adelaide's Josh Tynan upstaged his more fancied rivals to win on debut in the CIK Stars of Karting Championship presented by Castrol EDGE at South Australia's Bolivar Raceway on Sunday.

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  15. Seymour Military Heritage Weekend on againRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Seymour Telegraph

    The Creswick Light Horse Troop make their way down Station St as part of the Seymour Military Heritage Weekend opening parade.Seymour Telegraph on 4/04/2012 CAPTION: The Creswick Light Horse Troop make their way down Station St as part of the Seymour Military Heritage Weekend opening parade.Country News on 30/04/2012 CAPTION: The Creswick Light ... (more)

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  16. A bridge between the past and presentRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Shepparton News Online

    Members of the Puckapunyal-based 22 Engineer regiment pulled the existing bridge down at the Australian Light Horse Memorial Park on Saturday, before setting to work building a new one.

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  17. South Australians nab another Seymour featureRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Seymour Telegraph

    Seymour-trained Klishina has come to the end of her run and Lateva kicks away to win the Puckapunyal Army Cup in the hands of Mark Pegus on Sunday.

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  18. Japan, Australia look to Marines while beefing up amphibious forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldier gives the command to begin exiting the CH-46E Sea Knight while conducting helocast training with 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, during Exercise Iron Fist 2014 aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., on Feb. 15, 2014.

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  19. A story that should be toldRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Shepparton News Online

    They were an extraordinary unit of the Army that were awarded all four VCs of the Vietnam War - and why were they in Seymour? Members of the Australian Army Training Team Vietnam Association Victoria reflect on their comrades at the Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk.

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  20. Kart duo in quest to grab national gloryRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Examiner

    TWO Launceston Kart Club members will carry Tasmania's hopes of winning the nation's premier series of karting for the first time.

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