Remembrance Day (Australian War Memorial)
Includes links to photographs of the 2009 Remembrance Day ceremony and
transcripts of speeches. - Tradition:
Why Remembrance Day is special to Australians. - Original documents:
Cablegram on the signing of the Armistice with
Germany, wireless signal on the 1918 ceasefire, map, United Returned
Soldiers' Fund memorial card.
Remembrance Day Traditions: The Minute of Silence (poppyappeal.com.au) How the minute's silence originated from a suggestion that five minutes'
silence be observed exactly one year to the hour after the signing of the
peace treaty to end World War 1.
The use of poppies and rosemary
Includes links to sites on using the poppy for remembrance in
The Poppy(From diggerhistory.info,
archived by the NLA's Pandora Archive on 6 Mar 2010. See also our "Where
is Digger History?" page.) - The Poppy of Remembrance: A History - The Anzac Day Difference - The Poppy from the NZ perspective