Category Archives: Media Releases

The Australian 8th Division Commemorative Tour

By Boronia’s expert battlefield guide, Rod Margetts Last month I again had the pleasure of guiding another new Boronia battlefield tour in South-East Asia. This time it was a study of the Australian 8th Division experience in the Malayan campaign [K]

Turkey Update: Latest Advice – 29 July 2016

In light of the recent declarations by the Republic cialis generique of Turkey following an attempted coup, the security measures throughout Turkey and its major cities like Ankara and Istanbul have been raised to the highest level in order to [K]

Another chance for unsuccessful Gallipoli ballot entrants

MEDIA RELEASE Travellers will get another chance to commemorate the Gallipoli centenary and retrace the steps of Australian soldiers throughout the campaign with the launch of Boronia Travel Centre’s August Offensive Tour from 29 July – 11 August 2015. The [K]

First Glimpse Inside WW1 Submarine Wreck in Turkey

In the Press More than 99 years after she fell in battle in the First World War, a project to record, preserve and tell the story of the Australian submarine HMAS AE2, lying at the bottom of Turkey’s [K]

The Waitlist has Been Activated – 100 Double Passes Available

Last month the government announced that returned passes would commence being offered to individuals on the wait list to be part of the Anzac Day commemorations at Gallipoli in 2015. There are currently around 100 double passes that [K]

Gallipoli 2015 Ballot Outcome Has Been Announced

Secure Your Place Today! Special Earlybird Airfares Available from $2,399^pp Flying with Emirates and Singapore Airlines The Australian Government has now announced the outcome of the ballot for individuals to attend the Dawn Service at Gallipoli in 2015. If you [K]

Next Steps For Gallipoli 2015 Ballot

42,582 applications were received from Australians planning to attend the Dawn Service at Gallipoli in 2015, marking 100 years since the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops during the First World War. The Australian Government’s contracted ticket provider, Ticketek [K]

Update on Gallipoli 2015 Ballot

Ballot Open at Midnight Tonight The ballot for places at Gallipoli on Anzac Day 2015 will open tonight at midnight, 15 November 2013 and close at midnight, 31 January 2014. This will allow plenty of time for interested Australians to [K]

Top Tips for Aussies Hoping to Attend ANZAC Day Centenary at Gallipoli in 2015

As the ANZAC Day centenary approaches, many Australians are turning their thoughts to whether they will secure a place in the ballot to attend the centennial commemorations at Gallipoli on ANZAC Day in 2015. Despite the ballot process, many Australian’s [K]

Gallipoli 2015 Ballot Arrangements Announced

To everyone who is still planning to attend the Anzac Day commemorations in Gallipoli on 25 April 2015, the latest media release issued by the government today has provided further details on the ballot arrangements. The good news is that [K]