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At 4 metres tall, ‘The ANZAC’ depicts a soldier in the reverse arms position and is composed of 100 individual layers of stainless steel, one for each year since Australia’s involvement in the Dardanelles campaign which led to the landing of the Anzacs on the shores of Gallipoli.
|Address:||Gold Coast Highway & Connor Street, Memorial Park, Burleigh Heads, 4220|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -28.089308|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||25-April-1915|
|Actual Event End Date:||25-April-2015|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Thursday 19th February, 2015|
Lest We Forget
1915 - 2015
This memorial commemorates one hundred years since Australia`s involvement in the Dardenelles campaign, which led to the landing of the ANZACs on the shores of Gallipoli in thge 25th of April 1915.
To honour and remember those young men and women who served and to the many that did not return home.
Dedicated on 19 February 2015
Karen Andrews MP Federal Member for McPherson
Chris Keating, OAm Cdec President RSL (Qld Branch) Burleigh Heads Sub-Branch Inc.
This project was funded under the Australian Federal Government`s Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program, City of the Gold Cost and RSL (Qld Branch) Burleigh Heads Sub-Branch Inc.