Author: Western Australia Region

Wynand du Toit – Oktober/ October 2017

Wynand du Toit het Samvoa [Perth] besoek en vir baie lede was dit ‘n besonderse geleentheid om ‘n die legendariese oud-Recce te ontmoet het by 2 geleenthede.  Hy was vergesel deur sy vrou op die besoek. Wynand du Toit and

115 Year Boer War Service held in Kings Park, Perth

115 Year Boer War Service held in Kings Park, Perth Today the Boer War Memorial Society of Western Australia held the Boer War Service in Kings Park, Perth. It signifies 115 years since the signing of the Vereeniging Peace Treaty

Anzac Day – 25-4-2017, Perth


SAMVOA Remembrance and Thanksgiving Service – 28th May 2017, Perth

A beautiful sunny Autumn day in Perth was welcomed for our inaugural Service. The Service was held, firstly to remember our fallen soldiers from the many wars that South Africa has been involved in but more specifically from the Border

ANZAC 2017 – Perth, Western Australia

The ANZAC 2017 march was well attended by members of Samvoa-WA, and the weather played along when the march took place in St.Georges Terrace, the mainstreet of Perth. Die 2017 Anzac mars deur St. Georges Terrace, die hoofstraat van Perth,

SAMVOA Western Australia’s 5th Annual Mess Dinner

SMVOA Western Australia’s 5th Annual Mess Dinner Saturday, 15 October 2016 RSL Club Belmont, Perth  Tickets to this year’s Formal mess Dinner sold out in record time, reflecting the high regard for this years Guests of Honour, former SADF Sergeant

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100 Year Anniversary: Battle of Delville Wood / 100-Jarige Herdenking: Slag van Delville Bos [Longueval]

On Wednesday, 20 July 2016, exactly 100 years to the day that the remnants of the 1st South African Infantry Brigade left the Wood after 6 day and 5 nights of hell, the Veterans of SAMVOA Western Australia held a

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114 Year Treaty of Vereeniging – 5 June 2016

Honoured and privileged to have taken part in the 114th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Vereeniging here in Perth, where we honoured the memory of our forefathers who took on the might of the British Empire and

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ANZAC 2016 – Perth

Anzac 2016. Die parade is baie goed ondersteun deur SAMVOA lede. Dit was egter ‘n nat parade. Lede is baie welkom om fotos te stuur vir plasing.  This particular parade was well supported by SAMVOA members. It was also a

2015 Mess Dinner with the founder of SAMVOA – Veteran Tony Macquet MMM

This yearly meeting – the Mess Dinner – has become very popular with SAMVOA members. SAMVOA WA was truly treated with the presence of the founder of SAMVOA, Veteran Tony Macquet MMM attending this very succesful evening. Die jaarlikse funksie – die

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