Beyond the biscuits: What ANZAC Day means for a modern mum and soldier

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Wed 25 April 2018

6 mins

Sometimes it can feel like wartime is a million miles, and years, away. But for some Aussie families, it's an everyday reality.

Leading Aircraft Woman Nidhi Vyas opens up about her experiences serving in the RAAF and being deployed overseas when her son was just six years old.

Plus she reveals what her hopes are for her son when he grows up, and the role the military has played in her sense of community and family.

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