Battle of Beersheba
May 16, 2018, 11:27 am
Eleven Indigenous participants of the Rona Tranby Trust's Australian Light Horse Project, who participated in last October's re-enactment of the Battle of Beersheba centenary commemoration, were honoured at a reception at Sydney's Government House late last month.
November 10, 2017, 12:00 am
A GROUP of more than 50 Australians sat in Independence Hall in Tel Aviv last Thursday – in the same room where David Ben-Gurion declared the establishment of the State of Israel – exactly 100 years after the Balfour Declaration was signed.
October 26, 2017, 12:00 am
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will be joined by senior politicians, military personnel and communal leaders next Tuesday when they stand shoulder to shoulder with their Israeli counterparts in Beersheba to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the landmark battle that saw the defeat of the Ottoman Turks and helped pave the way for the establishment of the Jewish State.
October 22, 2017, 12:00 am
AS the countdown continues to the October 31 Battle of Beersheba Centenary commemoration in Israel, the people of Central West Queensland got into the spirit by turning out in droves on the streets of four outback towns to witness last month's In Pursuit of Beersheba tour.