Posts Tagged ‘Gallipoli’

ANZAC widows fly to Turkey with QANTAS

by Lesleyon April 21, 2015
A hundred years after the first ANZACS landed at Gallipoli, ten of their widows were guests of honour at a commemoration event organised by Qantas at their Sydney Airport jet base on the 20th April 2015. The airline has strong links with Gallipoli, as the founders Paul McGinness and Hudson Fysh were among the young Australians who […]

Qantas supports ANZAC Centenary Commemoration

by Lesleyon January 28, 2015
The 100th Anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops (the first ANZACs) at Gallipoli in Turkey is coming up on 25th April 2015 and the Australian Government and Qantas have announced their collaboration to support ANZAC Centenary activities. The joint announcement was made at the Qantas Jetbase in Sydney by Minister for Veterans’ Affairs […]