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Football: Australian Dad Thanks North Village

Football: Australian Dad Thanks North Village

A father whose son now represents Australia in football, noted his son started playing football as a 5-year-old in Bermuda some ten years ago, and he has credited NVCC with helping to launch his son’s football career, saying “we have terrific memories of living in Bermuda, and how warm and welcoming North Village was to all our family.” In... Read more of this article

Volunteers Making Pouches For Aussie Animals

Volunteers Making Pouches For Aussie Animals

A group of local volunteers are making ‘joey pouches’ to help young animals that have been left orphaned due to the catastrophic fires in Australia. The blazes, which have been burning across Australia for weeks, have razed homes and wiped out entire towns, CNN reports. Over 20 people have died nationwide, and according to the the University... Read more of this article

Photos: ANZAC Day Service Held In Bermuda

Photos: ANZAC Day Service Held In Bermuda

[Updated] Members of the Australian and New Zealand community in Bermuda gathered at Warwick Camp this morning [April 25] to mark ANZAC Day, which commemorates those who served and died in wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations. The Service is traditionally held at dawn in both Australia and New Zealand, with services also taking place around... Read more of this article

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

The Australian and New Zealand community in Bermuda will observe their annual day of remembrance for the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps [ANZAC] with a Sunrise Service on Thursday, April 25th, with the service set to begin at 6.10am at Warwick Camp. A look at the ANZAC Day Service in 2017:A spokesperson said, “While this day originally... Read more of this article

Locals Sailors Compete In Brisbane, Australia

Locals Sailors Compete In Brisbane, Australia

The 2018 Etchells World Championship began in Brisbane, Australia, with only one race sailed on the day and the Bermuda team of Tim Patton, Campbell Patton and Rockal Evans – sailing Incentive – finishing 83rd in the day’s race.Once the sailors were out past Green Island, there was less of the 8-10 knots from the Southeast that had... Read more of this article

Photos: Dawn Service Marks Anzac Day

Photos: Dawn Service Marks Anzac Day

In commemoration of Anzac Day [Australian and New Zealand Army Corps] 2018, a group of around 50 people gathered on the lawn at the Royal Bermuda Regiment [RBR] Camp in Warwick for the traditional sunrise service on Wednesday [April 25]. The Australian and New Zealand community on the island stood with Bermudians, English and other nationalities during... Read more of this article

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

The national day of remembrance for the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps [ANZAC] is approaching, with services set to take place on Wednesday, April 25 at 6.10am at Warwick Camp. A spokesperson said, “The Australian and New Zealand Army Corps [ANZAC] Day remembrance dawn service will be at 6.10am on Wednesday, April 25, to be kindly hosted at... Read more of this article

Johnny Barnes Film To Be Featured In Australia

Johnny Barnes Film To Be Featured In Australia

The documentary “Welcoming Arms” — which features the late Johnny Barnes — has been selected for the Gold Coast Film Festival, which will take place during the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Australia.A New York-based filmmaker made the short documentary that explores the positive effect that Johnny Barnes had on the island.... Read more of this article

Grundy Case To Take Place In Open Court

Grundy Case To Take Place In Open Court

The widow of TV pioneer Reg Grundy, who created Neighbours, Wheel of Fortune and Sons and Daughters, has failed in a bid to have a dispute about her husband’s will heard under a suppression order. In May 2016 the iconic Australian television producer passed away at the age of 92, leaving his $715 million fortune, including his property in Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Legal Battle Over Reg Grundy’s $715M Fortune

Legal Battle Over Reg Grundy’s $715M Fortune

In May 2016 the iconic Australian television producer Reg Grundy passed away at the age of 92 ,leaving his $715 million fortune to his wife, with a legal battle now brewing over his estate, including his property in Bermuda. Reg Grundy’s daughter, Viola La Valette, from his first, short-lived marriage to Lola Powell, recently emerged to challenge... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda ANZAC Day Service

Photos & Video: Bermuda ANZAC Day Service

Members of the Australian and New Zealand community in Bermuda gathered in Victoria Park this morning [April 25] to mark ANZAC Day, which commemorates those who served and died in wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations. The Service is traditionally held at dawn in both Australia and New Zealand, with services also taking place around the world... Read more of this article

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

ANZAC Day Dawn Service Set For April 25

The national day of remembrance for the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps [ANZAC] is approaching, with services set to take place on the morning on Tuesday, April 25 at 6.10am sharp at Victoria Park in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “The annual remembrance dawn service for Anzac Day will be respectfully observed at Victoria Park in Hamilton at... Read more of this article

Accused Drug Mules Post Selfies Before Arrest

Accused Drug Mules Post Selfies Before Arrest

Two Canadian women have been arrested after a cruise ship raid in Australia allegedly netted some $23 million worth of cocaine, with the discovery following a series of stops that included the waters off Bermuda, with the accused documenting their trip on Instagram. A Daily Mail story said, “Two Canadian women accused of smuggling over $30 million... Read more of this article