Anzac Day is April 25 and honors members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who fought and died on this day in 1915 at Gallipoli during World War I.
Albany’s bid for Anzac tourists – As thousands of people stream into Gallipoli for the Anzac Day dawn service, one Australian town is hoping to cash in on the national obsession with World War One. As Belinda Tromp writes, Albany in south west Western Australia plans to become a destination for Anzac pilgrims.
Anzac’s Long Shadow – Antony Funnell is joined by James Brown and Mark Dapin to discuss how Australia’s modern soldiers could ever live up to the legend of soldiers past.
A Turkish Australian perspective on Gallipoli – So what does the battle of Gallipoli mean to the Turkish people?
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Anzac trees should also be remembered
With Anzac Day approaching, it's time to revisit ABC Radio National's 2014 First World War series. This hour-long episode features my take on the "sideshows" (including the Gallipoli campaign). It was produced by the very clever Gary Bryson. https://t.co/CHa6hU0Deb pic.twitter.com/JEbcULyqgV
— Antony J Funnell (@antonyjfunnell) April 23, 2019