Today, ANZAC Day 2022, in small towns
throughout Australia, New Zealand
and at many sites overseas…
…people of all ages will gather before sunrise
to attend Dawn Services and remember…
Wreaths will be laid at local monuments…
…to acknowledge the sacrifices made by those
who did, and did not, return from
the Great War and all subsequent conflicts
in which the Australian Military
In the afternoon
Collingwood and Essendon football teams
will do battle in what has become one of
the highlights of the
Australian Football League calendar.
With COVID restrictions now lifted a maximum
of 100,024 fans will be allowed into the
Melbourne Cricket Ground
to watch the match which will commence
after ANZAC Day ceremonies
are completed with all in attendance
observing a minute’s silence.
Lest We Forget
Since Christmas 2016,
our Christmas tree…
…has been decorated…
…with mementos from…
…places we have visited…
..during our travels…
…although travelling has been on
the back burner these past two years,
we are hopeful that we may
get away in 2022.
The table is set and waiting for the clan
to gather to celebrate Christmas
…and remained steadfast with our decision
until we were shown some after dark
images taken from the Eye.
…I think this is…
…a fantastic display of…
In July 2021 we visited,
with all family members,
a Winter Wonderland
The display was aimed…
…to entertain young children.
However, it did a good job of keeping
children of all ages entertained
on a cold winter night.