Romans to Battle Celts in Brisbane
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-03-27 10:45
Glen Innis Examiner: Organizers of the Celtic Festival in Brisbane, Australia are looking for a few
strapping young men to defend their homes from invading Romans.
The Ninth Roman Legion Gladiators will be attending Brisbane's annual Celtic
Festival this year and organizers would like to recruit an army of
enthusiastic young Celts to meet them on the battlefield. Volunteers are
needed to take part in the reenactment and to assist in the ceremonies.
Costumes and weapons will be provided, but those interested need to have an
interest in historical accuracy.
"The festival is a community event and we hope that members of the community
will join in the spirit of the event and sign-on to give their time behind the
scenes to make it a great festival," said Howard Eastwood, Chairman of the
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