Not Only A HERO

An Illustrated Life of Simpson, the Man with the Donkey

Adapted from the book by Tom Curran
For the ANZAC Day Commemoration Committee (Queensland) website

The story is told in chapters ...


In early 1998 all Queensland schools received free copies of this book as part of the ADCC ANZAC
Education Pack.

BUY A COPY Want to purchase a single copy of this book? Please use the appropriate Order Form or visit our online shop. All such purchasers receive, while stocks last, a FREE metal Simpson and Donkey 1915-2000 commemoration badge (antique silver-coloured version).

See some of the monuments to Jack Simpson


Notes and further reading


Annual ANZAC Day Ceremonies

ANZAC Student Service

This Ceremony is conducted every year in ANZAC Square prior to ANZAC Day from 10.00am to 12 noon approximately.

The 2016 event will take place on Thursday, April 21st, 2016.

Dawn Service

Every year the Dawn Service will start at 04.28am sharp on the 25th April at the Brisbane Shrine of Remembrance, ANZAC Square, located between Ann and Adelaide Streets Brisbane.

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