War memorials are part of every Australian town's landscape. This ebook is freely available online and explains the different types of war memorials and the symbols that are common to many Anzac memorial places. The book showcases war memorials in South East Queensland: Gold Coast, Scenic rim, Southern Downs, Ipswich and Brisbane. The book is suitable for all ages. This and many other great resources are available on the 'Telling the Anzac Story" Resources page.
Anzacs and the Light Horse is a free printed booklet provided to every primary school student who comes on excursion to the museum. Its a great momento of the Anzac centenary, and an excellent resource for the classroom. Books are provided prior to excursions so students can learn about the Anzacs before their excursion day.
An excellent range of excursions are available, specially designed to align with the Australian History Curriculum: - Year 3 Commemorations - Year 6 Myth busting the Anzac Legends - Year9 World War I Battles - Year 10 World War 2 to Vietnam. Excursions are action packed and include live demonstrations of horseback tent pegging (weather permitting). There are also digital storytelling options for years 9 and 10. Book now for 2014. Places are limited. Click on photo above for details.