South Australian communities, organisations, schools, councils, cultural institutions and military clubs, have devised projects to commemorate the Anzac Centenary. The stories below provide an overview of a selection of projects, which have recently been completed.

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District Council of Mt Barker, Our Hills Anzac Story

The Minister for the Arts, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC and the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of Anzac, Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson, announced $1.5 million in funding for […]

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State Theatre Company of South Australia, The Red Cross Letters

The Minister for the Arts, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC and the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of Anzac, Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson, announced $1.5 million in funding for […]

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Art Gallery of South Australia, En-trenched: contemporary artists and the art of the trenches

The Minister for the Arts, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of Anzac, Senator the Hon Michael Ronaldson, announced $705,000 in funding for arts […]

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RSL Virtual War Memorial

The RSL Virtual War Memorial  is a ground breaking website that has the capacity to harvest and integrate historical, community and personal information about South Australian men and women, from a […]

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Understanding Anzac Day

Chinese Welfare services of SA educated the Chinese-Australian community about the significance of Anzac Day and recognised Australia’s military heritage through a series of workshops, ethnic school education sessions and articles […]

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Our Ordinary Heroes

For a six week period, South Australian radio station 1197am RPH (Radio for the Print Handicapped) Adelaide Inc. ran a program called, “Our Ordinary Heroes”. The program covered conflicts from World […]

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Light Horse Training Camp (Mitcham)

The Anzac Day Commemoration Fund has further assisted the Barossa Light Horse Historical Association’s goal to accumulate sufficient equipment and material to establish a living history display. The display is […]

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Gawler

Anzac Day Commemoration in Gawler

  The town of Gawler increased the profile of Anzac commemorations and recognised the contribution made by Australia’s ex-servicemen and women through the manufacture and installation of several banners within […]

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Restoration of Harefield Flag (World War I Union Jack)

The Harefield Flag was presented to the schoolchildren of South Australia in 1920 by the Headmaster of Harefield Council School, Harefield, England in recognition of significant war efforts by the […]

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Australian Peacekeepers Memorial

The Australian Peacekeepers memorial is where all commemoration services (Dawn Service, Vietnam Veterans Day and Remembrance) are held. Approximately 300 people attended the memorial opening, which was unveiled by Amanda […]

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