Special Days: Anzac DayISBN: 9781922322746 Author: Jane Pfeiffer
Published: February 2021
Reading Level: Primary
Publisher: Redback Publishing
Product Category: History / History: Wars
Australians celebrate or commemorate a number of special days throughout the year. These special days give us the chance to reflect on the past, appreciate our lives, and look to the future together. On April 25 every year, Anzac Day is marked with a public holiday. It is a day when people remember all the men and women who have served in the armed forces. Anzac Day also reminds us of our hope for the people of the world to live in peace. LEARN ALL ABOUT: • The First Anzacs • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Anzacs • The Dawn Service • The Anzac Day March • After the March • The spirit of Anzac Day • Anzac Day around the world • Anzac Day 2020 The Special Days series looks at some of Australia's important days, the history behind each day, and how Australians celebrate or commemorate the day. Inside each book you'll find statistics, fun facts and photographs, as well as current information on how each special day plays a part in Australia's rich culture.