The Silent Anzac European Tour 2018

Australian National Memorial, France

The band completed a tour of France, Belgium and the UK from 3 November 2018 to 20 November 2018 to commemorate the centenary of armistice of WW1 and to perform our show called “The Silent Anzac” for communities where our service men fought and died. The band performed The Silent Anzac show and/or commemorative services at:

    • Paris, France
    • Amiens Cathedral, France
    • Australian National Memorial, France
    • Menin Gate, Belgium
    • Reninghelst New Military Cemetery, Belgium
    • London, UK
    • York, UK
    • Leicestershire, UK
Menin Gate, Ypres, Belgium

 

 

 

 

The band had a public program to lay wreaths and poppies on behalf of groups and individuals at the Australian National Memorial near Villers Bretonneux, France. Wreaths were also laid at Menin Gate Belgium. These ceremonies were filmed/recorded for schools and our communities at home.

Watch FYCB’s commemoration ceremony at Menin Gate

Watch FYCB’s commemoration ceremony at Villers-Bretonneux/Heath Ceremony