Winners of the 2017 Anzac Spirit Study Tour

The students who won a place on the 2017 Anzac Spirit Study Tour travelled to the Western Front in France and Belgium during April 2017.

Their names and details of their entries are listed below.

Danica Jenner

Danica Jenner from Good Shepherd Lutheran College submitted a video presentation combining images from the First World War with an engaging narrative. In the video Danica explores the Anzacs of Gallipoli and the ways in which the Anzac Spirit is kept alive today, drawing on her family’s experience.

Go to the Youtube website to watch Danica's entry. Go to the Youtube website to watch Danica's video and hear her talk about her experience on the tour.

Braeden Parnell

Braeden Parnell from St John’s Catholic College submitted an essay reflecting on how the Anzacs are remembered for their sacrifice and devotion to their country. Braeden’s essay reflects on ways that Australians continue to commemorate and remember the Anzacs, passing on the Anzac Spirit to the leaders of tomorrow.

Read Braeden's entry (559.4 kb). Go to the Youtube website to watch Braeden's video and hear him talk about his experience on the tour.

Lovina Koch

Lovina Koch from Palmerston Senior College submitted a moving song titled The Story of the Spirit. Lovina’s song links the Anzac Spirit from the First World War to the Australian men and women of today, beautifully expressing how the spirit lives on in everyone.

Listen to Lovina's entry. Go to the Youtube website to watch Lovina's video and hear her talk about her experience on the tour.

Last updated: 18 September 2017