Currumbin RSL ANZAC Day 2014 – Behind the Scenes

Many months of planning goes into the Currumbin RSL Dawn Service at Elephant Rock on the Gold Coast. Thousands of volunteer hours have been clocked up along with hundreds of thousands of dollars contributed by Currumbin RSL to ensure the event is accessible by all people, of all ages, all over Australia. ANZAC Day is […]

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“Behind the Wire” Photographic Exhibition

NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION AT CURRUMBIN RSL An acclaimed national photographic exhibition, Behind the Wire, which documents the life stories of Australian Vietnam veterans, including four Gold Coast veterans, is on display at Currumbin RSL during November 2014. The historical exhibition was completed over a three year period by renowned Melbourne photographer, Susan Gordon-Brown. The exhibition […]

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Community Benefit Contribution 2014

Currumbin RSL is a social enterprise. Profits generated are contributed back into the Community via Financial Contributions, Social Contribution, Education Contribution and Veteran’s Service. See how much money and how this money was spent over the past 5 years along with future plans in the following presentation.

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Australia Remembers – Doug Martin’s Story

The following video is a story shared by Veteran Doug Martin and his recollection of the sinking of HMASCanberra. The story told by the Australian War Memorial is “In the darkness of the early hours of the morning of 9 August 1942 the RAN heavy cruiser HMAS Canberra was severely damaged off Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands) […]

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Australia Remembers – A tribute to our Animal War Heroes

ANIMAL HEROES MEMORIAL STATUE UNVEILED AT PALM BEACH PARKLANDS Messengers, Sentinels, Sniffers, Casualty, Guards, Couriers, Ratters, Trackers, Cigarettes, Mascots but above all: Companions. These are but some of the names and significant contributions that animals have given to their human counterparts during war times when soldiers are in dangerous zones and away from loved ones. […]

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