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"The ANZAC" commemorates the centenary of the landings at Gallipoli, in Turkey in April 1915.  It was funded through the ANZAC Centenary Grants program. 

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
Long: 153.45238
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:25-April-1915
Actual Event End Date:25-April-2015


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 19th February, 2015
Front Inscription

Lest We Forget

Plaque :

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
on the 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 Coast and
RSL (Qld Branch) Burleigh Heads Sub-Branch Inc.


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