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ANZAC Virtual Assembly
27 April, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Special Whole School ANZAC Virtual Assembly
Today we will be hosting our online ANZAC virtual assembly using Microsoft Teams.
Instructions to link in from home
To link in use the ‘join the meeting’ link below – Using your computer – you will not need to download Microsoft Teams. Select the 2nd option “Click to view on browser”.
Using your mobile – you will need to download the Microsoft Teams mobile app at https://www.microsoft.com/en-au/microsoft-teams/download-app#office-CustomSpacingTemplate-uoh60pc
Join on your computer or mobile app
Click here to join the meeting
Why do we commemorate ANZAC day?
ANZAC Day is a day of remembrance. At dawn on 25th April, 1915 a contingent of Australian and New Zealand Soldiers (ANZAC) landed on Turkey’s Gallipoli Peninsula.
In December 1915, the Allies commenced to withdraw, having suffered heavy casualties. It was with this landing that there began to emerge the tradition of ANZAC with the ideals of mateship and sacrifice that distinguish and unite all Australians irrespective of their origins.
ANZAC Day, the 25th of April each year, is the day Australia commemorates with services and marches in cities and towns and throughout the world where servicemen, servicewomen and peacekeepers are stationed, to remember all those who lost their lives in service to their country, in all wars.
We Will Remember Them.
Lest We Forget.