Event Title: A Camera On Gallipoli / Wanneroo and the Great War.
Venue: Wanneroo Gallery, Wanneroo Library & Cultural Center, 3 Rocca way,
Description: Photographs taken by Sir Charles Ryan during his service on
the peninsula. Here, in Ryan's display of mateship, stoicism and dogged
endurance, is the spirit of Anzac. Beyond the photographs is the story of
Charles Ryan's remarkable life, encompassing his service as a doctor with
the Turkish army in 1877-78.
Wanneroo and the Great War illustrates life in the area encompassed by the
Wanneroo Road Board before, during and after the Great War of 1914-18. The
service and sacrifice of those who served in the Australian Imperial Forces
and on the Home Front, is acknowledged in this exhibition.
Dates: 25 March 2015 to 24 April 2015.
Opening Times: Tues-Sat 10-4; Sun 12-4.
For more information, contact: 9405 5900.