Board to oversee the Anzac Centenary Public Fund

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The Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson, announced the appointment of a new five member Board to oversee the operation of the Anzac Centenary Public Fund.

On 7 March 2014, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of ANZAC, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson, announced the appointment of a new five member Board to oversee the operation of the Anzac Centenary Public Fund.

The role of the Board will be to assess projects and make recommendations to the Government for project funding from the Anzac Centenary Public Fund.

The Minister announced the appointment of Gary Humphries as Chair of the Anzac Centenary Public Fund Board and the Hon Con Sciacca AO as Deputy Chair. Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston, AC, AFC (Ret’d), David Tune, Secretary of Finance and Simon Lewis, Secretary of Veterans’ Affairs will also serve as members of the Board.

The Minister also thanked Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston (Ret’d) and the Anzac Centenary Advisory Board for their work to date advising government about the Centenary of Anzac programme. The Anzac Centenary Advisory Board’s work is now complete.