Today marks the 101st anniversary of the end of World War One. Each year on this day Australians observe one minute's silence at 11am, to remember those who died or suffered in all wars and armed conflicts,

Please, wherever you are, encourage those around you to join you in a minute's silence at 11am to remember the fallen. Their legacy continues to shape our increasingly multicultural Australian society in 2019, with values that trancend culture, ethnicity and faith.

ABC TV commences live coverage of the ceremony from the Australian War Memorial at 10:30am EDST, perfect for the break room in your workplace.

The Spitfire Association's new motto is "Carry the Spirit Forward". On days like today though, we take a pause to look back. By reflecting on the sacrifices of the Australian Defence Force of the past, we maintain focus on how we can best support it into the future.