Diggers Requiem

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The Diggers Requiem will be performed in free preview concerts in Melbourne and Sydney  later this month in preparation for a full performance in Canberra in early October:

Melbourne  September 26 / St. Pauls Cathedral / free
Sydney  September 27 / Pitt St. Uniting Church / free
Canberra  October 6 / Australian National University / at cost

More information can be found here: http://theflowersofwar.org/


In the UK, churches are now part way into an ecumenical initiative to pray for peace for 100 days leading up the anniversary of the Armistice. See here: https://www.remembrance100.co.uk/100-days/; with general resources for remembering the war here:

September 5, 1916, saw the end of one of the battles in which Australian troops were involved in World War 1, the Battle of Mouquet Farm: https://web.archive.org/web/20091017123745/http://www.defence.gov.au/Army/AHU/HISTORY/Battles/Mouquet_Farm.htm