World War I Digger Troupes and Concert Parties

The Australian Variety Theatre Archive
announces a new page on its website:

Troupes: Digger Companies

This page is dedicated to Australian and New Zealand military concert parties which operated during World War One, along with the returned soldier companies (Digger troupes) which toured the Commonwealth professionally for a decade or more following the Armistice in 1918.

For details go to:

Gallipoli Strollers [SYM 25 Dec 1918, 14]

The Gallipoli Strollers (1918)


Now accompanying previous AVTA entries for

Pat Hanna’s “Famous Diggers” and the Smart Set Diggers


The Anzac Coves

The Coo-ees

The Gallipoli Strollers

The Kookabuuras


The Sentimental Blokes


Coming Soon

The Mademoiselle Mimi Diggers