ANZAC DAY COMMEMORATION FUND

2015-16 successful applicants

Applicant Name Approved Project Grant Purpose
Adelaide Cemeteries Authority Restoration of Cross of Sacrifice Refurbishment and addition of plaque to Cross of Sacrifice, West Terrace Cemetery
Adelaide Hills Council Research & Preservation of Honour Board Memorials of Adelaide Hills Engage with schools & local groups to locate & research honour boards for inclusion in publication ‘War Memorials of the Adelaide Hills’
Adelaide University Sport ANZAC Centenary Memorial Project – White Picket Memorial Fence Construction of white picket memorial fence, newly placed bronze memorial plaque & small individual plaques to recognise past players (AUFC & AUCC) who served in WWI
Alberton Primary School Honour Board Restoration Restoration of school honour board, display cabinet, graphic designer
Ardrossan RSL Display Cabinets Purchase of cabinets to preserve memorabilia
Australian International Pictures “Paris or the Bush” 90 Minute documentary on ‘CODS’ soldiers -successful rowing crew from Murray Bridge pre and post WWI.
Athelstone Primary School The ANZAC Spirit & Athelstone School Values Development of remembrance and reflection area adjacent to school hall
Berri War Memorial Community Centre Inc Lt T C Derrick VC DCM Memorial Grandstand upgrade Upgrading of memorial grandstand on Berri Memorial Oval to include District Honour Roll.
CF Rail Services Pty Ltd Islington Workshops War Memorial Restoration of the Islington Workshops War Memorial
Colonel Light Gardens Community RSL Tribute to the Mitcham Army Camp 10 Memorial plaques to be placed around the lawned area at Col Light Gardens RSL
Coonawarra Penola RSL Soldiers Cut Outs Production of life-size cut outs of WWI soldiers from south-east SA for display with explanatory notes.
Corporation of the City of Whyalla Whyalla War Memorial Oval ANZAC Commemorative Project Continuation of restoration works at war memorial site – new replica gates, Rising Sun emblem, commemorative plaques & signage.
Diocese of Adelaide of the Anglican Church of Australia Inc “For King and Country” Publication of book of servicemen & women buried/commemorated at North Road Cemetery.
District Council of Barunga West Foreshore War Memorial Refurbishment Refurbishment of existing monument located at Port Broughton foreshore.
District Council of Cleve Cleve & Districts Century of Service Collate, preserve & display Cleve & Districts memorabilia
Farina Restoration Group Inc Farina War Memorial Precinct Construction of permanent memorial wall, new panel to existing pergola
Freeling RSL Sub-Branch Memorial Garden Establishment of a Memorial Garden and Wall to honour those who served from Freeling area
Friends of the Prospect Library Prospect Primary School Honour Board/Vivian Bullwinkel Commemorative Board Construction of commemorative panels  for WW2 Roll of Honour & old scholar Captain Vivian Bullwinkel
From Page to Stage Ltd The Front – An Australian Musical Musical production set against backdrop of 32nd Battalion at Battle of Fromelles in 1916 – premiered at Cabaret Festival 2015 – planned regional tour
Grange Primary School Commemoration of Service & Sacrifice WWI Restoration & recommemoration of Roll of Honour Board 1914-1919, Grange Public School
Illuminart Productions Pty Ltd Violet Verses 2016 – a statewide story Large scale projection show for Torrens Parade Ground with stories/insights into the experience of regional South Australian families during WWI
Kangaroo Island Council Soldiers Memorial Park Project – ANZAC and Beyond Rejuvenation of gateway to Soldiers Memorial Park, Kingscote, inclusion of commemorative pavers & lighting
Military Vehicle Preservation Society of SA Inc 1917 FWD Lorry Restoration, Phase 1: Rolling Chassis Build up/restoration of vehicle to rolling chassis stage
Millicent Community Learning Centre Brave Hearts Commission sculptor/artist to design, construct, install metal freestanding sculpture & display
Mount Carmel College Restoration of WWI Honour Board Restoration of Honour Board listing names of  former students of original Marist Brothers school, Pt Adelaide
North Adelaide Baptist Church NABC/ADCF ANZAC Window Restoration Fund Restoration of twelve memorial stained glass windows
On Flanders Fields Project Consortium On Flanders Fields Project Range of cultural events and series of linked exhibitions incorporating Western Front artefacts.
Paracombe Primary School Memorial Garden Upgrading of existing memorial with bench seats & plaques
Peterborough History Group SA Inc Our ANZAC Petersburg WWI Research of service records of WWI servicemen & women from district for publication
Pinnaroo Primary School PPS Remembrance Garden Development of existing war memorial garden on school grounds – addition of memorial plaque, flagpole, life size soldier silhouettes
Raukkan Community Council Inc Raukkan Community War Memorial Construction of phase two of Raukkan War Memorial – supply & install granite plaques
Register of Aboriginal Veterans of South Australia Committee Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander War Memorial Lapel Badges Purchase of 1000 stamped metal ATSI badges
Seacliff Primary School Century of Service Memorial Construction of memorial path, wall, poles & benches
Second Valley Progress Association Second Valley War Monument and Soldiers’ Memorial Hall Education Project Placement of informative display boards on WWI Monument & Soldiers’ Memorial Hall
RSL (SA Branch Inc) ANZAC Centenary Commemorative Garden Party Series of events to commemorate the service of the surviving WWII veterans – to be hosted by Governor at Govt House
RSL (SA Branch Inc) RSL Virtual War Memorial Further development of website including import of various data sets to enhance user experience & encourage further community engagement
South Australian Museum Exhibition: A Century on, Aboriginal Soldiers of World War I Exhibition highlighting & commemorating service & sacrifice of Australian, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander & Indigenous peoples who served in WWI
STARKEYZ Australasian Soldiers Dardanelles Cenotaph: The First ANZAC Memorial Production of short documentary film on story behind Dardanelles Cenotaph
Truro and District Community Association Truro War Memorial Installation of new war memorial in Truro centre with original plaque for WWI veteran Albert Binning.
Victor Harbor RSL Sub-Branch Soldiers Memorial Gardens Upgrade Purchase of flags
Victor Harbor RSL Sub-Branch Soldiers Memorial Gardens Upgrade Supply of bronze plaques
Waikerie RSL Sub-Branch Refurbishment of cannon Refurbishment & repainting cannon/field gun on display in Memorial Garden
Walkerville RSL Sub-Branch 2015 Local Schools Outreach & Education Program Expansion of additional educational programs and inclusion of more local schools
Wesley Uniting Church, Kent Town Restoration of war memorial window Restoration of leadlight & timber surrounds to WWI memorial window