Layered landscape

ANZAC Square, Brisbane.

Looking north-west from the Adelaide Street side of Post Office Square towards Central Station, facing Ann Street. The Sofitel Hotel on Turbot Street provides a backdrop.

The statue in the centre of the photo is a memorial to Queenslanders who fought during the Second Boer War, 1899–1902.

The memorial features a life-size Queensland Mounted Infantryman. It was sculpted by James Laurence Watts from 1912 to 1919. It is also known as Boer War Memorial and The Scout.

Golden sunrise

Sunrise behind Sydney CBD on Anzac Day washes Parramatta Road with golden light. 

Anzac Day, 25 April marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War.