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Shields at the entrance to the exhibition | ABC News: Narda Gilmore

For Country, for Nation

23 September 2016

A major exhibition in honour of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ military service in times of war and peace launched on Thursday at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.

The Darwin War Memorial (Image: Craig Greene)

Darwin Yarn Up 2016

15 August 2016

Building on the September 2015 Darwin Community Yarn Up, the project returned to Darwin for a series of further in

John Kinsela at the Mexico 1968 Olympic Games.

Vietnam veteran and Australia's first indigenous dual Olympian features in ABC News story

05 August 2016

John Kinsela, Vietnam veteran and Australia’s first indigenous dual Olympian, features in the ABC News story Rio

^ Noah Riseman, Craig Greene, Mick Dodson, John Maynard, Allison Cadzow and Samuel Furphy.

Native American and Indigenous Studies Association 2016 Annual Meeting

07 July 2016

Serving our Country members shared aloha greetings recently at the University of Honolulu, O’ahu, H’awaii during the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) 2016 confere

The Stafford Brothers

29 April 2016

In the Centenary of ANZAC, ‘The Stafford Brothers’ online exhibition commemorates the service and sacrifice of the original ANZACs,

Melbourne Docklands and the city skyline: <a href="" title="Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0">CC BY-SA 3.0</a>, <a href="">Link</a>

Victoria interviews 2016 & 2017

22 April 2016

Building on the 2015 Victorian Yarn Ups, Vietnam veteran

Cenotaph and War Memorial, Hobart, Tasmania.jpg More details War memorial and cenotaph in Hobart, Tasmania. By <a href="//" title="User:Edoddridge">Edoddridge</a> - <span class="int-own-work" lang="en">Own work</span>, <a href="" title="Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0">CC BY-SA 3.0</a>, <a href="">Link</a>

Hobart Yarn Up 2015

21 December 2015

Building on the 2014 Tasmanian Yarn Ups, the project returned to Hobart in 2015 to undertake more interview

Black Mountain sunset

Canberra Yarn Up & interviews

16 December 2015

The Canberra Yarn Up was held 15-16 December 2015 at AIATSIS, Acton, and wrapped up an amazing two years of travel and recording in every state and territory of Australia for the project.

Noah Riseman

ARC Discovery grant success for chief investigator Noah Riseman

10 December 2015

Associate Professor Noah Riseman of Australian Catholic University, one of the chief investigators on the project ‘Serving Our Country’, was recently awarded an ARC Discovery grant.


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