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New Product Release of Battle of Long Tan Toy Soldiers at Peter Nathan

20 Jul 2019

The Battle of Long Tan was the most significant battle for Australians in Vietnam and Peter Nathan Toy Soldiers has recently received new and unique hand-painted pewter toy soldier products to represent this important moment in military history. With celebrity fans of these rare military miniatures that include Phil Collins and Rod Stewart, the latest product release is sure to be in high demand with the passionate military history community.


With the launch of the new cinematic blockbuster ‘Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan’ in cinemas Australia-wide on 8 August starring Travis Fimmel, Luke Bracey and Richard Roxburgh Peter Nathan Toy Soldiers have 100 “Buy one, Get One Free” movie tickets to give away. Read on for more info.


About the battle

On 18 August1966, for three and a half hours in a rubber plantation, 108 young men - mostly inexperienced Australian and New Zealand soldiers - held off an overwhelming enemy force of 2,500 battle-hardened Viet Cong and North Vietnamese soldiers. 18 Australian soldiers and between 250 and 500 enemy were killed. For their gallantry, they were awarded both the United States and South Vietnamese Presidential Unit Citations.


About the products

Above: Australian Patrol Leader $74

Above: Australian Patrol Section $279

Above: Australian Scouting Party $279

Above: Australian Patrol Commander $74

Free tickets & movie posters in-store

Head in-store to the Peter Nathan Toy Soldiers store on Level 2 of QVB and buy any products in the “Australians in Vietnam” range to receive a “Buy one, Get One Free” movie ticket to see Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan.

10% offer

Peter Nathan are also offering 10% off  any Australians in Vietnam releases with the voucher code: DANGERCLOSE. This offer can be redeemed in-store or via their website

Head to Peter Nathan on level 2 of the QVB