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Anzac Centenary Grants 2017-2018

NAME OF APPLICANT NAME OF PROJECT DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT
9 Battalion RAR Association SA 50th Anniversary Memorial Service Commemorative service at Keswick Barracks for 35 members of the battalion killed in Vietnam 1968/69
Armistice Community Group – Coffin Bay Gallipoli Beach Commemoration Project Production of permanent bronze plaques set in stone, telling history of Gallipoli, The Somme, 4th & 12th Light Horse & Villers-Bretonneux in 2018 – at Gallipoli Beach, Lower Eyre Peninsula
Ashley Starkey The First Anzac Memorial : The Australasian Soldiers Dardanelles Cenotaph Production of a 28 minute documentary film on the Dardanelles Cenotaph – Australasia’s earliest national Anzac monument
Blue Dingo Productions All Blood Runs Red Theatrical production based on wartime letters from the Western Front to Corporal Francis Bonner, 3rd Aust Field Ambulance AIF
City of Marion Edwardstown Soldiers Memorial Recreation Ground – Memorial Gardens Upgrade Upgrade of Edwardstown Memorial Gardens to increase community amenity with provision of interpretive signage
District Council of Cleve Cleve RSL Hall Century of Service Display Memorabilia Preservation Adequate preservation of donated memorabilia such as jackets, hats, flags etc.
District Council of Grant New signs for Port MacDonnell Memorial Walk Upgrade the surrounds of memorial walk honouring local WWI veterans on Port MacDonnell foreshore with addition of signage
Dr Romain Fathi, Flinders University South Australians in France Community oriented public event to recognise WWI SA-French connections through interpretation of commemorative objects held by SA families
Goolwa RSL Sub-Branch Garden of Honour upgrade Redesign of existing memorial wall to incorporate rising sun badge
Jamestown RSL Sub-Branch Refurbishment and relocation of Bofor Anti-aircraft gun Fencing and covering restored gun in local memorial park
Kangaroo Island Council Commemoration Signs – Memorial Park Series of signs commemorating battles   with relevance to KI community – to be placed on relevant anniversary day by RSL
Kersbrook Soldiers’ Memorial Park Commemorative Gates Construction and installation of new entrance gates to Soldiers’ Memorial Park with addition of Rising Sun into design
Legacy Club of Adelaide Inc Banner & Memorabilia Preservation Preservation and display of banner used to lead Anzac Day marches in Adelaide and memorabilia used by Legacy Youth over the years
Littlehampton Primary School Lone Pine Memorial Garden Project Creation of commemorative memorial around the school’s Lone Pine.
Loxton Museum of Agricultural Technology Rebuilding World War II RAAF Aircraft Hangar Second stage of re-assembling ex RAAF aircraft hangar as display facility for region’s progression in rural technology
Loxton RSL Sub-Branch Saluting our local veterans Creation of personalised memorial boards of WWI veterans to display in Loxton RSL Memorabilia Room
Merchant Navy Association of South Australia Inc Remembering the Merchant Navy Purchase of Merchant Navy flags
Moonta RSL Sub-Branch Pens and Bayonets: Letters from the Battlefront by Yorke Peninsula Soldiers During the Great War, 1914-1919. Publication of approx 150 letters written by soldiers from Yorke Peninsula over the course of the Great War
Northfield RSL Sub-Branch Inc Publication of ‘Walking Under Fire’ book Publication on an account of a 6th Division South Australian AIF officer during the 1941 Greek Campaign
Parndana Soldier Settlement Museum Commemorative Booklet for Soldier Settlers Reunion KI Publication of commemorative booklet/program for war settlement scheme reunion
Parndana Soldier Settlement Museum Tobruk Map Framing of map of Tobruk showing sectors and positions of units for display in museum
Pasadena High School Rosemary Memorial Garden Preparation of memorial garden to surround existing flagpoles by students from the Disability Unit
Penola District Business and Tourism Association Penola Commemorative Walk Creation of Commemorative Walk as part of its new Town Square
Playford/McAuley Campus Remembrance Memorial Upgrade of existing memorial
Port Elliot RSL Sub-Branch Restoration of Port Elliot War Memorial Replace or repair lead lettering and renew monument and marble steps
Port Lincoln Freemasons Lodge No. 45 Commemorative Flagpole & Plaque Installation of flagpole on the façade of the Port Lincoln Lodge building & plaque commemorating 12 members of the lodge who served in WWI
Port Pirie RSL Sub-Branch HMAS Tobruk (2) After Jackstay Restoration and display of HMAS Tobruk (2) After Jackstay and ‘replica’ crash net with interpretive sign and plaque as a community memorial
Reconciliation South Australia For Love of Country’ – a book for every SA ATSA service man and woman – the Korea & other service chapter Publication of part 3 of a publication to educate about the service of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people in the defence of Australia
Russell Fewster Earshot First Australian ballad opera – reflecting upon generaltional healing in response to loss of life in WWI
Snowtown Primary School WWII Student Memorial Expansion of existing memorial to include past students who served in WWII
St Peters Residents Association Inc St Peters Heroes Memorial Name Tablets Preparation and fixing of bronze tablets containing the names of the fallen  from WWI  on the St Peters Heroes Memorial
Tarlee to Blangy-Tronville – Tarlee and Community Services Committee Inc Tarlee to Blangy-Tronville Support & follow up re members of the Tarlee Primary School attending Blangy-Tronville on 22/4/18 for the naming ceremony of their school after Arthur Clifford Stribling
Uni SA/Military History Society of Australia (SA Branch) Generations of War National Conference National conference designed to promote understanding of contributions of Australians to national welfare in times of war
Upper Sturt Soldiers Memorial Hall Inc Refreshing Our Living Memory Repairs to the Memorial Hall
Vietnam Veterans Assoc (SA Branch) Inc World War II Veterans’ Oral History Project Recording the oral history of twenty WWII veterans
Adelaide Plains Council State Heritage listed Mallala Monument upgrade Cleaning, repainting, upgrading of lighting & installation of plaques
Truro & District Community Association Inc WWI & WWII Memorial Restoration Restoration of monument – repair statue, regild names, clean monument

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