The ANZAC Centenary is a milestone event for all Australians. Join the April Mission to make it unforgettable. 

Highlights:

  • Walk to Beer Sheva with Australian soldiers and attend a special ANZAC ceremony.
  • Visit the beautiful Hula Valley.
  • Explore the border with Lebanon.
  • Yom Hashoah Ceremony at the Yizkor Forest.
  • Visit Australian supported projects in pioneering southern communities
  • Experience Jerusalem like never before

Pricing:

$2950 AUD per person. This price is for twin share. An additional single supplement is $850 AUD.

Included in the price:

  • 10 night hotel accommodation including breakfast
  • Luxury air conditioned coach
  • Top tour guide daily
  • Entrance fees to all sites
  • 8 lunches on route 
  • All porterage and gratuities

Not included in the price:

  • Airfare to and from Israel
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any other item not mentioned here

Full itinerary:

Tuesday April 14th 2015 

  • Meeting in Tel Aviv and driving north
  • Beit She’an Valley
  • Old Gesher (bridge)
  • Hula Valley
  • Dinner at Beit Duvrovin
  • Check in at hotel in the Hulla Valley

Wednesday April 15th 2015

  • Meet with soldiers along the border (TBC)
  • Safed 
  • Goren Park
  • Adamit Park
  • Acco 
  • Dinner at hotel in Acco

Thursday April 16th 2015 – Yom Hashoa (Holocaust Memorial Day)

  • Lochamei Hagetaot Museum
  • Drive through Carmel forest 
  • Yizkor Forest and Yom Hashoa Ceremony
  • Short tour of Zichron Yaakov
  • Hefer Valley: Yad Hana Recycle System and the Alexander River
  • Arrive in Jerusalem 
  • Dinner at hotel in Jerusalem

Friday April 17th 2015

  • City of David 
  • Tour of Machne Yehuda 
  • Lunch (on your own) 
  • Shabbat Dinner at hotel
  • A lecture about ANZAC

Saturday Shabbat, April 18th 2015

  • Free morning
  • Lunch on your own
  • Optional walking tour of the old city
  • Seuda Shlishit and a guest speaker 
  • Overnight in Jerusalem

Sunday April 19th 2015

  • Around the Gaza Strip 
  • Sha’ar Hanegev School and Sderot
  • Nir-Am + Black Arrow Lookout
  • Alumim Lookout 
  • Be’eri sites 
  • Park Eshkol 
  • Nahal Assaf
  • Habasor Bridge and reservoirs 
  • Overnight at the Negev

Monday April 20th 2015

  • Mitspe Revivim
  • Golda Park
  • R&D Ramat Hanegev
  • Visit of Merhav-Am 
  • Ben-Gurion Desert Home & Tomb
  • Dinner at a Bedouin Tent 
  • Overnight at the Negev

Tuesday April 21st 2015

  • Kochin Museum at Nevatim
  • Chauvel Lookout
  • Beit Eshel (a walking tour following the ANZAC battle in Beer Sheva)
  • Lunch at Tel Beer Sheva 
  • Turkish Bridge, Allenby Park, WW1 Cemetery
  • Park of the Australian Soldier
  • Drive to Jerusalem 
  • Early Dinner at hotel
  • Leaving to the Kotel for the Yom Hazikaron Ceremony (TBC)
  • Overnight in Jerusalem

Wednesday April 22nd 2015 – Memorial Day – Yom Hazikaron

  • Mt. Scopus WW1 cemetery and the Healing Garden in Hadassah 
  • Gush Etzion
  • Yom Hazikaron Ceremony 
  • Visit of Gush Etztion
  • Eliav (a new community) 
  • Adulam Park (If time permits)
  • Back to Jerusalem 
  • Festive Dinner 
  • Celebrating Yom HaHatzmaut with the residents of Jerusalem
  • Overnight in Jerusalem

Thursday April 23rd 2015 – Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel’s 67th Independence Day)

  • Allenby Monument 
  • Kfar Saba – Bio Filter 
  • The Anzac Memorial at the Yarkon and Rosh Tzipor Project
  • Independence Hall (TBC)
  • Old Jaffa tour 
  • Farwell dinner
  • Overnight in  Jerusalem

Friday April 24th 2015

  • Mt. Scopus WWI cemetery and the Healing Garden in Hadassah
  • Depart to Ben-Gurion Airport
  • Optional Flight to Gallipoli 

For more details call 1300 JNF JNF (563 563)