The Charge of Beersheba will be remembered at a special re-enactment this weekend.
Presented by the Strathmerton Community Steering Committee with Yarrawonga’s The Stockyard, the event marks 100 years since the historic battle of Beersheba and pays respect to the men and women who served in World War I.
The Charge of Beersheba happened on October 31, 1917, as part of the wider British offensive collectively known as the third Battle of Gaza.
The Charge of Beersheba is on Saturday from 3 pm to 6 pm at Strathmerton Recreation Reserve, Numurkah Rd, Strathmerton.
Pre-sale tickets are $30 for adults, $5 for children, $60 for families (two adults and three children) and can be bought through www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=319375& or at Cafe 3641.