In Australia, single poppies are not usually worn on ANZAC Day - the poppy belongs to Remembrance Day, 11 November. However, wreaths of poppies are traditionally placed at memorials and honour boards on ANZAC Day.
By the time this is published it will be April, anyone else get the feeling this is going to be another short year? The countryside is still very dry so please remain vigilant around fire safety until the rains have set in later in the year.
John McCrae was a Canadian doctor and teacher who started writing poetry at an early age. “In Flanders Fields”, his second last poem, was composed at the battlefront on May 3rd, 1915, during the second battle of Ypres, in a region called Flanders.
If you are looking for an opportunity to take meaningful action for nature conservation, come along and join us in this beautiful part of the Adelaide Hills. The group has a wealth of knowledge and experience that we are happy to share with anybody interested in helping out.