Commemorating the Centenary of ANZAC

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2015 sees the centenary of the Gallipoli landings and $83.5 million has been committed over seven years to commemorate 100 years since Australia’s involvement in WWI.

Under the funding, the Australian War Memorial’s First World War galleries will be refurbished at a cost of $27 million. To ensure everyone is given the chance to commemorate the ANZACs, local grants will be available to fund community commemoration projects. To improve the awareness of Australian military history, a communication program will be funded to the tune of $3.4 million.

Written by Debbie McTaggart



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