In December 1915, Australian Prime Minister Billy Hughes announced a second recruitment campaign. Training camps would be established in regional areas such as Kiama, providing preliminary training and drill for regional volunteers prior to more strenuous training at Liverpool.
Established where the Kiama pavillion is today, this seldom told story is now available for you to read online.
WW1 Project Resources
Information available from this website
- Kiama Memorial Arch
- Gerringong Soldiers Hall (Inside)
- Gerringong Soldiers Hall (Outside)
- Jamberoo Honour Roll
- Dead Man's Penny
- Commemorative plaques, scrolls, honour rolls and laid stones
- Post Cards from WW1
- Where Australians Rest
Stories about soldiers from the Kiama District that can be downloaded.