Our very special, locally produced, in full colour
ANZAC CENTENARY COMMEMORATIVE CALENDAR 2015
‘FROM THE BUSH TO THE BATTLE’
They retail at $15 each and for postage within Australia for 1 or for 2 calendars
please add on $3.50.
For overseas mail add $4.70 postage per calendar.
We are working on a PayPal account for our overseas friends.
You can order them via our email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
and by depositing the amount for the calendar and postage at:
Victorian Interpretive Projects Inc – Bendigo Bank
BSB 633 – 000 account number 145608105
The calendar is currently available at the following:
*Collins Booksellers Ballarat – Sturt Streethttp://www.collinsbooks.com.au/store/Collins-Booksellers-Ballarat—Sturt-Street/70
*Barbeques Galore Ballarat – https://www.barbequesgalore.com.au/
*Dave Wright Militaria – http://www.davewrightmilitaria.com.au/
*The Ballarat RSL during working hours (entry via the George Hotel
*The Ballarat Tourist Information Office a few doors down from the RSL. (They are there every day!)
*Creswick Museum – http://www.creswickmuseum.org.au/
*Avoca and District Historical Society –http://www.cv.vic.gov.au/organisations/2829/avoca-and-district-historical-society
*Ballarat Ranger Military Museum – http://mhhv.org.au/?p=1447
*Ballarat East Community Men’s Shed – http://www.becs.shed.org.au
*Ballarat Pop Up Collective – http://www.popupco.com.au
*VOICE FM Radio Ballarat – http://www.voicefm.com.au/
We are currently searching for photos and other types of memorabilia stored in private collections by descendants of tunnellers, or members of their extended family. These items can be used to help us highlight the vital role Australia’s tunnellers played in the ‘secret war’ fought beneath front lines at Gallipoli, in Egypt, and in France on the Somme and along the Western Front.
An important new book, also titled Mining Mud and Medals, will be launched in June 2017. In addition to commemorating the lives of tunnellers who attended one of the four Schools of Mines established at Creswick, Clunes, Daylesford and Ballarat, it will feature stories of tunnellers who were born and raised within the boundaries of the Ballarat Electorate.
Purchasers of our newly printed 2015 calendar ‘From the Bush to the Battle’ will be helping to raise the vital funds needed to ensure publication of that book. To order a copy of the 2015 calendar, or to share relevant info and tunnelling memorabilia with the Mining Mud & Medals team, send us an email:
MINING MUD & MEDALS
P.O. BOX 171N
BALLARAT NORTH 3350