WW2-Europe/Middle East

Student Resources

  • Tobruk
    The story of the siege of Tobruk in north Africa in World War 2.
  • The War in Medit, Africa and ME3
    Outline of the war in North Africa, the Mediterranean and the Middle East.
  • The War in Europe
    Outline of the European phase of the war.
  • George
    The story of the Lancaster bomber G for George.
  • Interview Guide
    Practical suggestions for interviewing people about their war-related experience.
  • Map - Greece
    Map of the are where Australians fought in 1940-41.
  • Map - Borneo
    Map of the area where Australians fought late in World War 2.
  • Map - North Africa
    Map of the area where Australians fought 1939-1942.


  • Where in the world?
    Students work out on a map where Australians have served in peace and war.

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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