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On 3 September 2016, commemorations were held in Guillemont at the memorial to the 16th (Irish) Division, the division which recaptured the village one hundred years ago during the Battle of the Somme.

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On 24 August 2016, a ceremony was held in Maurepas in commemoration of the battle that had taken place in the village exactly one hundred years before, which involved troops of the 1st Infantry Regiment of the French Army and the 63rd Battalion of Chasseurs Alpins during the Battle of the Somme

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In partnership with four Australian schools, the Orchestre de Cuivres d'Amiens - Brass Band has created a CD of music of the Great War entitled Petite Musique of the Great War. Available throughout the Somme and by mail-order.

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On Saturday 23 July, nearly 1500 Australians made their way to Pozières in remembrance of the men who served and died in the village 100 years ago. Let's take a look at some of the photos of this exceptional day of commemoration.

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