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R.O.A.D.: Anzac Day

Anzac Day Book List

Click HERE to view the list of books on our library catalogue. 

Storybox Library Anzac stories playlist


Story Box Library has made a playlist of Australian picture book stories that feature Anzac Day. When you log in to Storybox Library, you can click on "Playlists" - Anzac Day will be the first option. Please note that some stories may not be suitable for very young children - this recommendation will be made clear to you when you click on the story. 

Log in to Story Box Library by clicking on the link below. You may be promoted to sign in with your GenConnect username and password. 

Anzac Day - ABC resources

Australian Women in War

In Flanders Fields by John McCrae

Top 10 Animal War Heroes - The Guardian

I Was Only 19 by Redgum (performed by The Lancer Band)

And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda by Eric Bogle (performed by The Lancer Band)

Ceremonial customs - The Australian War Memorial


Click on the image above to view the website from The Australian War Memorial. It includes information about The Last Post, the laying of wreaths and observing a minute of silence. 

Indigenous Australians at war

Indigenous Anzacs - Behind the News

Honouring Aboriginal Anzac soldiers

The Story of the Day - ABC Splash

Aboriginal Service During World War I

Victorian Aboriginal Service in World War I

Soldier's Gallipoli letter reveals horror of war

The Anzac Portal

The meaning of Anzac Day

100 Years of Australian Women and War

Meet the Anzacs by Clare Saxby

Morris Gleitzman discusses 'Soon'

Morris Gleitzman discusses 'Loyal Creatures'

Simpson and his Donkey

Simpson and his Donkey - The Donkey of Gallipoli