ANZAC Centenary

Between 2014 and 2018 Australia will commemorate the Anzac Centenary marking 100 years since the nation's involvement in the First World War.

 

Great War Timeline

This timeline outlines some of the significant events during the Great War. Great War Timeline.

 

A selection of DVDs about World War 1 and Gallipoli available at the library:

14 Diaries of the Great War (1&2)

1915

37 Days: The Countdown to World War 1

All quiet on the western front (DVD and Blu-RayAnzac centenary

An accidental soldier

Anzacs: our heritage, our story, our legend

Australians at war

Beneath Hill 60

Breathing fire – secret weapon Somme

Charge of the Anzacs

Charles Bean’s Great War

Doomsday: World War 1

Gallipoli – Anniversary Edition

Gallipoli from above

Great battles of the Great War

Joyeux Noel

Lost diggers of Fromelles

Monash the forgotten Anzac

Private Peaceful

Revealing Gallipoli

The Anzac girls

The colour of war: the ANZACs

The concise history of WWI

The Digger: a history – the true story of our greatest legend

The First World War. The complete TV series

The Gallipoli front line experience

The Lighthorsemen (DVD and Blu-Ray)

The trench

The war that changed us

War horse

World War 1 in colour

WW1: the first modern war

 

A selection of books about World War 1 and Gallipoli available at the library:

ANZAC : an illustrated history 1914-1918 edited by Richard Pelvin

Anzac girls : the extraordinary story of our World War I nurses by Peter Rees

Anzac treasures : the Gallipoli Collection of the Australian War Memorial by Peter Pedersen

Australians at the Great War 1914-1918 by Peter Burness

A century of ANZACS edited by Jason K Foster

Charles Bean's Gallipoli illustrated edited by Phillip Bradley

Great Anzac stories: the men and women who created the digger legend by Graham Seal

Lost boys of Anzac by Peter Stanley

Our friend the enemy: a detailed account of Anzac from both sides of the wire by David W. Cameron

The spirit of Gallipoli: the birth of the Anzac legend by Patrick Lindsay

 

Download from our hand-picked selection of e-books about World War 1 and other conflicts

 

Australia at War 1914-1918 - a selection of online resources:

ABC First World War Centenary

Anzac Centenary

Anzac Portal

Australians at War

Australians at War Film Archive

Australian War Memorial: ANZAC Connections

Australian War Memorial: Film Collection Online: First World War

Australian War Memorial: Sound Collection Online: First World War Experiences

Australians on the Western Front 1914-1918

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Discovering Anzacs

Gallipoli and the Anzacs

Indigenous Australians at War

State Library of Victoria Ergo Research Resources WW1