Anzac hero writes letter describing war hell on earth

Story Published: 18 Mar 2015

A CENTURY ago today, the decision to invade the peninsula with ground troops, including the Anzac forces, was made after...

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WATCH: 100-year-old woman sees the ocean for first time

Story Published: 22 Nov 2014

RUBY Holt had spent her 100 years in the state of Tennessee. She had never been to the beach, and never seen the sea.

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Roaring ’20s heralds start of surf club’s golden era

Story Published: 1 Jan 2016

THE post-war recovery at Maroochydore Lifesaving and Swimming Club started as a trickle and ended as a flood.

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Sunshine Coast Scouts club celebrates huge milestone

Story Published: 28 Aug 2016

EVERYTHING Scouts was celebrated on Sunday as the troupe marked its 100th birthday.

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Scouts celebrate 100 years around Roma campfire

Story Published: 5 Nov 2015

JOE Regan would like nothing better than to see his daughter Maggie grow up to become a member of Roma Scouts – but before...

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St Patrick’s school still shining after 100 years

Story Published: 11 Mar 2016

ALLORA is known as the best little town on the Downs, and one dedicated woman is out to ensure the town’s St Patrick’s...

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Sales for a century

Story Published: 14 Apr 2014

COLES team members in Coffs Harbour hosted their own celebrations this week to mark the Australian- owned company’s 100th...

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Gerda to mark milestone

Story Published: 9 Feb 2015

IF you ever pondered the formula for a happy, long life, look no further than 99-year-old Gerda Reid.

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Toowoomba's Strand Theatre celebrates centenary

Story Published: 15 Apr 2016

ON THE evening of April 15, 1916 an iconic Toowoomba building opened its doors.

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Advice from a 100 year old: don't take life too seriously

Story Published: 20 Aug 2015

A SURPRISE birthday party with cake, and a reporter turning up on her doorstep – 100-year-old Marie Cooper couldn’t...

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