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150th Anniversary of the Royal Australian Artillery Celebrations around Australia – POSTPONED TO 2022

Please note that due to the COVID pandemic unpredictability and impacts on planning, all remaining celebrations of the 150th Anniversary are being postponed to 2022, dates TBA.

For Members in the South East Queensland region, the postponed events at  Fort Lytton for 1st August 2021 may be rescheduled; however 1st Regiment will advise in due course. 

To read the Head of Regiment official notification of postponement of celebration events, CLICK HERE.

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2021 27th REUNION and AGM  – (Tweed Heads) – CANCELLED

The 2021 Reunion and AGM, being the 27th Reunion of the Association planned for Tweed Heads 15th to 17th October 2021, has unfortunately been CANCELLED due to the Pandemic.   

Members who have already registered and paid are advised to contact the Secretary or the President to arrange for reimbursement.

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ANZAC Day 2022.

In 2022, Members can re-establish their 105th Battery RAA camaraderie  and friendships on Anzac day around Australia by contacting their local 105 Battery Association representative in the following locations.  Click on the name below of your area organiser.

Also, please send your 2021 ANZAC Day Dawn Service and/or Parade photos to the Tiger Rag Editor.

Brisbane – Greg West – tel 07 3300 5303
……….0430 – 0540h (TBC)Dawn Service at 1st Regiment RAA Enoggera plus Gunfire and BBQ Breakfast (TBA).
The Brisbane City ANZAC Day Parade.  Details TBA.  A post march commemorative Boat Cruise is usually planned.  Details TBA:
For more information, contact the Organiser (Greg West) or President (Nev Galbraith).

Sydney – Dave White – tel 02 95206885
……….1030 FUP O’Connell Street between Bent & Hunter Streets under the RAA Regimental Banner . Post-march assembly at Coronation Hotel, Park Street between Pitt & George Streets.

Canberra/ACT – Bruce Stark – tel 02 6282 3629.
……….0830 Memorial Service – Assemble RAA National Memorial, Mt Pleasant summit, Duntroon for 09:00-10:00 Service.
……….1030 ANZAC Day Parade/March, ANZAC Pde, Reid, ACT – RAA FUP and timings for assembly to be advised. No formal post-march luncheon has been arranged, but contact Bruce Stark with interest in a post-march group get-together.

Melbourne – Ray Howe – tel 03 03 97638832
……….1120 FUP Collins Street East (City Square Side), assemble with RAA Units – 1st, 4th, & 12th Field Regts RAA.

Adelaide – Graham Newstead – tel 08 88524428
……….0930 FUP South side of Rundle Street (East from Pulteney Street to Frome Street) under RAA Vietnam banner (maybe the 105 Bty Banner will be there)

Perth – Ross Bradley – tel 08 93417065
……….0600 Dawn Service at State War Memorial, followed by 0700 Gunfire Breakfast at Stirling Gardens, St Georges Terrace.
……….0930 March. All details of FUP and post-march arrangements, contact Ross Bradley 08 9341 7065

Townsville – Paddy Durnford – tel 07 47551005

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Afghanistan Day 2022

Details for the 2022 9 April commemoration of the Operational Deployment of the 105th Battery Troop are TBA.

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Binh Ba Battle Commemoration 2021

Unfortunately the 6th June Commemoration of the Battle of Binh Ba has been CANCELLED for 2021.  Watch here for information for 2022.

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