The Whispering Boomerang


31st Infantry Battalion Association Inc.

Circulating to former and current members of the 31st Infantry Battalion Association Inc,
and to veterans of the 31st/51st Battalion AIF and 2/31st Infantry Battalion AIF

Patrick Bugden VC

Jim Gordon VC

Recent Stories

Appointment – Commander 2nd Division – Major General David Thomae AM

The former Commander 11th Brigade has recently been appointed to Command the 2nd Division Major General David Thomae assumed command of the 2nd Division on 17 July 2021. Major General …
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Message Re Afghanistan – CO 31st/42nd Battalion Royal Queensland Regiment

To the men and women of the Battalion, – No doubt our leadership will post something soon regarding the situation in Afghanistan, however in readiness for that message I would …
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Vale – Ken Sellars

VALE, –  KEN SELLARS.  –  Members & Friends, George Stanger has advised us of the passing of his life long friend, Charters Towers stalwart , & renowned Country Cricketer, & …
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Kennedy Regiment Commemorative Service – Townsville – 2021

The Annual Commemorative service of The 31st Battalion and The 42nd Battalion The Royal Queensland Regiment was held on the 26th July 2021. The Church Service was conducted in St …
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Fromelles Commemoration 2021 – Ipswich – Address by Brigadier Bill Date

Introducing the address by Brigadier Bill Date is a report on the Fromelles Commemoration at Ipswich by Mick James: The 31st Infantry Battalion Association (Brisbane Branch) in conjunction with Ipswich …
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Fromelles Commemoration – Fromelles, France and Ipswich Queensland

Our Honarary Life Member in Fromelles, Pierre Seillier sends this report to our Brisbane Branch Secretary Tony Wadeson and Committee member Mick James: – Hello Tony and Mick, – Yesterday …
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