2010-11 Gallipoli on the Western Front

Students-at-airport-resizedThe 2011 Tour was lead by former Parliamentarian Paul Jenkins. The ten students,

  • Rachel Armstrong, Clarendon College Ballarat
  • Hadley Black, Benalla College, Benalla
  • Aisling Cahir, Ave Marie College, Aberfeldie
  • Martin Lee, University High School, Parkville
  • Bridget Loughhead, Trinity Lutheran College, Mildura
  • Thomas Posa, Melbourne High School, South Yarra
  • Elisabeth Sandbach, Camberwell Girls Grammar School, Camberwell
  • Elizabeth Smart, Mercy Regional College, Camperdown
  • Evan Tyson, Chairo Christian School Drouin
  • Laura Whitney, Euroa Secondary College, Euroa

travelled across the Western Front and Gallipoli, informed at each point by the incisive commentary of Professor Bruce Scates, of Monash University. Accompanying the tour were Teacher Chaperones, Nick Hughes and Kirsty Mays, alongside Veteran community representative, David Liewen, and Jean McAuslan from the Shrine of Remembrance.

Students recorded their experiences and photos in regular blog entries.

Last updated on Friday, 31 January 2014