This website is a unique collaboration between the Bendigo District RSL and the City of Greater Bendigo to tell the stories from the Bendigo region about our involvement in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations in which locals have been involved and to reflect, a centenary later, on this history, its costs and its impact on the Bendigo region.

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Bendigo to host Spirit of ANZAC Centenary Experience

13 Oct 2015

Residents and local communities in and around the Bendigo region are invited to visit the Australian Government’s “flagship” First World War commemorative event, the Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience, when it is on display in Bendigo in November and December.

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White crosses and poppies: Bendigo’s Field of Honour

18 Mar 2015

White crosses symbolic of service and sacrifice by young Bendigo men and women will be planted in Pall Mall on ANZAC Eve ahead of the city’s commemoration of the centenary of the 1915 Gallipoli landings.

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City, RSL and College team up to commemorate ANZAC Centenary

25 Feb 2015

A unique project will see students from Bendigo South East College research the connections between those who served in war and the names of local roads, streets, suburbs, localities and geographic features.

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