Venue Management

Anzac Day in your venue

Anzac Day goes beyond the anniversary of the landing on Gallipoli in 1915. It’s the day on which we remember all Australians and New Zealanders who have served and have given their lives in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations.

The right approach needs to be taken to ensure appropriate music and visuals are playing on this important day. We have a range of content suitable for your Anzac Day programming and our support website outlines how you can set these up around any services you have planned.

The Ode

We have available several versions of Laurence Binyon’s The Ode.

The full version of The Ode is a self-contained commemoration service, beginning with The Last Post and concluding with one minute of silence. We also have a version without the minute of silence, as well as a number of other options.

To learn how to schedule a version of The Last Post and The Ode appropriate for your service, click here.

Appropriate Music To Play On The Day

To maintain a focus of remembrance before or after your official programming, we’ve composed a special ANZAC_DAY list. It contains a small, hand-picked selection of appropriate tracks from artists such as Eric Bogle, John Williamson and Redgum, perfect to follow on from The Last Post and The Ode.

Would you like to feature more Australian or New Zealand artists this

Anzac Day?  Queue up our AUSSIE MUSIC and KIWI CUTZ playlists.

To activate any of these playlists in your venue, click here.

TIP: The above link also includes guides for pressing pause on your existing music programming while you switch to more commemorative music and visuals for the day. 

Managing Your Screens

It’s important to ensure you have a screen management plan in place. You might like to program one slide to stay up for the duration of the day or intersperse an Anzac Day slide with special messages informing patrons of your planned services.

For tips on how to display Anzac Day visuals on your screens, click here.

Examples of Anzac Day slides available on the Manage My Nightlife web app
Examples of Anzac Day slides on the Manage My Nightlife web app

Getting Anzac Day Ready

Whether there are a few games of two-up planned or you’re advertising food and drink specials, we’ve got something to complement your Anzac Day program.

Check out our support website for more tips or jump on our live chat if you need a hand!

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