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2022 28th REUNION CONFERENCE and AGM  – (Tweed Heads) – 21st to 23rd October

The 2022 Reunion and AGM, being the 28th Reunion of the Association is now scheduled for Tweed Heads 21st to 23rd October 2022.

Venue is the Tweed Heads Bowls Club (THBC).  The Annual General Meeting is at 17.30 hrs 22nd October in the THBC Members Room.  Other surrounding events include a Friday evening Welcome Reception, Saturday daytime Tweed River Cruise and lunch, Saturday evening Reunion Conference Dinner, Optional Sunday seafood lunch and Optional Sunday Barefoot Bowls.  To download he official program is CLICK HERE .  Accommodation details are on this form.  To Register for the events, together with costs and payment details, download the Booking Form HERE.

Details are also in Tiger Rag 58.   


ANZAC Day 2023.

In 2023, 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 2023 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 camaraderie Boat Cruise is planned as a family event, open to all gunners, ex-gunners, associated Arms & Corps, and families; and includes BBQ lunch and drinks.  For details and the registration form for the 3 hour Boat Cruise, Click Here.
For more information, contact the Organiser (Greg West).

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


Afghanistan Day 2022

The 2022 Celebration of Afghanistan Day 9th April was postponed to 2023.  Details for the 2023 9 April commemoration of the Operational Deployment of the 105th Battery Troop will be published here in due course.