Classroom Units

  • Memorabilia - at Home
    Finding and interpreting 'treasures' of war-related memorabilia at home.
  • Alec Campbell
    Use evidence to create a biography of the last Australian Gallipoli veteran.
  • Home Front WW2
    What was life like on the Australian home front in World War 2? Using evidence to explore this question.
  • Charles Hucker
    Using evidence to explore the life and death of an Australian airman in World War 2.
  • Impact of War on Community
    How to search for evidence of the impact of wars in your community.
  • Soldiers After the War
    Using evidence to explore what happens to servicemen and servicewomen after the wars.
  • Human Lottery - Conscription
    Using evidence to explore the system of conscription during the Vietnam War.
  • John McQuat
    Using evidence and different representations of the death of one Australian in the Vietnam War.
  • 4855 RH Simpson
    Using documents from a World War 1 soldier's official file to explore his life and experiences.

Student Resources

  • Interview Guide
    Practical suggestions for interviewing people about their war-related experience.


Annual ANZAC Day Ceremonies

The ANZAC Day Student Service

This solemn ceremony is conducted every year in Brisbane's ANZAC Square prior to ANZAC Day from 10am and noon approximately. The 2016 event took place on Thursday, the 21st day of April, and several thousand Queensland school students took part.

The ANZAC Day Dawn Service

Every year on the 25th day of April, the ANZAC Day Dawn Service starts at 04:28am sharp at Brisbane's Shrine of Remembrance, ANZAC Square, located between Ann and Adelaide Streets. All are welcome to attend.

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