1005 bears sponsored to 663 primary schools by 555 sponsors... Thank You Angus & Aiden Davie For Donating Grey Wilson - Greatcoat Bear to Canberra Grammar School Southside - Red Hill Alana Cronan - Our most recent donor - Thank you Thank You Rogers Family For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Suncoast Christian College - SUNSHINE COAST MC Thank You Defence Health For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Durack Primary School - PALMERSTON Thank You Caloundra RSL Sub Branch & Caloundra Women's Auxiliary For Donating Grey Wilson - Greatcoat Bear to Talara Primary College - CALOUNDRA Thank You LCDRs Ashley & Khesan Cox RAN, Arthur & Adele Cox For Donating Andy Miller - Navy Bear to Garran Primary School - GARRAN Thank You Embassy of Australia, Washington For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Neval Thomas Elementary School - Thank You St Dympna's School For Donating Armistice Centenary Bear to St Dympna's Parish School - ASPLEY Thank You Tweed Valley-Murwillumbah Sub Branch NSAA NSW For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Lindisfarne Anglican Grammar School - BANORA POINT Thank You Leocata's Transport For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Stanhope Primary School - STANHOPE Thank You Stephen Davie For Donating John Murray - Wounded Bear to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School - Riverwood - RIVERWOOD
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The Great War Diary is a ground-breaking project that tells the remarkable story of Australia in the Great War. Researched and written by a team of leading Australian historians and writers, the Great War Diary shares the journey of Australia’s diggers during 1914-1918, from Gallipoli to the Western Front. This is the diggers’ story like it has never been told before

The Great War Diary has now been produced in digital formats, including eBook and audiobook.

The Great War Diary eBook brings the remarkable story of Australia in the Great War to a global audience. Available to download as an illustrated digital edition across a variety of reading devices, take John Murray’s diary with you wherever you go – on your phone, tablet or e-reader.

Become immersed in Scot Mcann’s riveting reading of the Great War Diary Audiobook. Now, for the first time, you can listen to John Murray as he narrates his experiences of combat, his thoughts on the war, and his longing for home – from the dry winds of Palestine to the muddy quagmire of the Western Front. It is now available from all leading audiobook platforms including Audible, Amazon and your iOS or Google devices.

The Great War Diary is also available in a collectible print format. Each instalment of the collectible diary brings history to life through authentic inclusions such as maps, newspaper cuttings and postcards. Every instalment also contains six Memory Pennies inspired by the Australian copper pennies of yesteryear.

Like the Bears to School program, the Great War Diary is a project conceived and developed by Australia in the Great War with the aim of promoting history in our community. For the past five years AGW has played a leading part in promoting the Centenary of Anzac and making this milestone event accessible to all Australians. During this time AGW has been privileged to support our veterans through charities such as Soldier On, RSL, Legacy, Nashos. To date over $2 million has been raised by charities through product sales and a further $400,000 donated directly to Soldier On.

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