JB’s World: Remembrance Day 2018

November 10, 2018 Anthony 0

FOUR YEARS of World War 1 centenary commemorations concluded on Sunday with Armistice Day celebrations which heralded the end of the “Great War” that was supposed to be the war that ends [more]

JB’s World: All roads lead to Eastwood

October 18, 2018 Anthony 0

ALL ROADS lead to Eastwood this Saturday for the 33rd annualGranny Smith Festival which this year celebrates the 150th anniversary of thecreation of the famous green apple named after Maria Ann “Granny” Smith andgrown on her Eastwood farm by a fluke of nature. Promises to be a great day.Hope to see you there.

JB’s World: WW2 Commemorations

August 16, 2018 Anthony 0

ANZAC DAY commemorations have concentrated largely this year on the centenary of World War 1 but equally important is World War 2 which in reality was closer to home than the European sphere of WW1. We report this week on WW2 commemorations at North Ryde and Epping.