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Australia Week - Poppy Country

Australia Week - Poppy Country

Monday 3 April 2017 - 00:00 to Friday 28 April 2017 - 00:00

Monument de Dernancourt

Poppy Country (Albert and surrounding villages) is holding a series of events in commemoration of ANZAC Day from 3 to 28 April 2017.

3 > 28 April: Albert Tourist Office
The Aboriginal Art, exhibition by Anne Carlier

21 > 28 April: Dernancourt Town Hall
The Village Before, During and After the Great War. Exhibition. Open every afternoon from 2.30pm to 5pm

21 April: Sportsground, Dernancourt
Sporting events and barbecue. 6.30pm

22 April: Dernancourt Church
Australia of the Aboriginal Bush, readings by Raphael Remiatte with the poppy Country Library. 6pm to 7pm

22 April: Albert
Rugby matches between australian and local players plus activities for children. Food on site. All day.

bataille de Pozieres
@Ph. Sergeant
23 April: Pozières
Story walk. Bookings required : +33 (0)7 60 00 69 43 - diggercote160@gmail.com

24 April: Albert Tourist Office
Australian welcome cocktail with local products. 12pm

24 April: Dernancourt Church
Walk along the australian Remembrance Trial with the Poppy Country Hiking Club. 2pm

25 April: Albert Tourist Office
Australian welcome cocktail with local products. 6pm

26 April: Albert Tourist Office
Aboriginal arts activities

27 April: Pozières Church
Guided tour of the village bu the village mayor. 4km. 2.30pm

Please contact Poppy Country Tourist Office for more information: + 33 (0)3 22 75 16 42


Full programme - Australia Week


Poppy Country Tourist Office
+ 33 (0)3 22 75 16 42
Venue of event: 
Albert, Dernancourt, Pozières
80300 Poppy Country