ANZAC Day Events

Frontier Wars commemoration in Canberra in Anzac Week

There will be a number of Frontier Wars-related events in Canberra in the week leading up to Anzac Day:

  • Frontier Wars Story Camp 2016, 18-24 April at the Aboriginal Embassy (details on Facebook; flyer);
  • Dr Libby Connors, University of Southern Queensland, author of Warrior, speaking on 22 April at the Story Camp and at Manning Clark House (details here);
  • Anzac Eve Peace Vigil (details on Facebook);
  • Frontier Wars Anzac Day March, meet at 10.00 am, corner of Constitution Ave & Anzac Parade, Canberra (details on Facebook).

Note that the Facebook pages linked are public pages and you do not need to be on Facebook to access.

The event details above were copied from the Honest History website. For more, see Honest History resources on Our First Peoples, including material on the Frontier Wars.

ANTaR ACT events

The next ANTaR ACT committee meeting will be held on Tuesday 3 May, 6pm,in the Snug Room (behind the bar) at King O’Malleys. This will include a report back from our meeting with Dr Chris Bourke MLA, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, on Tuesday 19th April .

Enquiries: call Cherisse on 0449 738 901.

Like us on Facebook

 You can stay in touch with ANTaR ACT and current issues an events via ourFacebook page. ANTaR National also has a Facebook page.

Why you are receiving this: ANTaR ACT invites people to provide us with their email address if they would like to learn more of our activities, relevant coming events, and matters of interest. Someone, hopefully you, has provided your address.

If you’d like to be removed from this mailing list, simply click on “Unsubscribe” at the bottom of this email.

Please let us know, by return email, of events, news and requests we should publicise in future bulletins.

For enquiries about ANTaR ACT, visit us at or email us at

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.