PAMS 2023

PAMS 2023

The 2023 Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship (PAMS) runs from 22 September until 4 October. Twenty scholars and three teachers with a shared passion for history will participate in an intensive study tour and visit significant military sites in Singapore and Darwin.


Singapore Darwin
National Museum of Singapore Mindil Beach Markets
Fort Canning Museum and Gallery of the Northern Territory
Civilian War Memorial Darwin Military Museum
Gardens by the Bay Doctor's Gully
Bukit Chandu Memorial USS Peary Memorial
Orchard Road Royal Flying Doctor Museum
Singapore River Litchfield National Park
Sentosa Island Darwin Aviation Museum
Fort Silosos and the Surrender Chambers Adelaide River War Cemetery
Kranji War Memorial Katherine
Sarimbun Beach Landing Site Katherine Memorial Cemetery
Johore Battery Nitmiluk/Katherine Gorge
Changi Prison Chapel and Museum Dripstone Cliffs
Singapore Navy Museum


2023 scholars and schools

Name School Electorate
Ruby Hensley Burwood Girls High School Strathfield
Ava Beckinsale Bulli High School Heathcote
Hamish Sidgwick Trinity Anglican College Albury
Elyssa Hanna Newtown High School of the Performing Arts Newtown
Jack Maguire Kiama High School Kiama
Hannah Hodge Mercy Catholic College Willoughby
Kai Douglass Inverell High School Northern Tablelands
Mikayla McDonnell Finley High School Murray
Will Peake Winmalee High School Blue Mountains
James Warner Lindisfarne Anglican Grammar School Tweed
Eliana Patch Summerland Christian College Lismore
Lucas McClintock Parramatta Marist High School, Westmead Parramatta
Jaiah Wallace Saint Ignatius' College, Riverview Lane Cove
Amy Kennedy East Hills Girls Technology High School East Hills
James McDonald North Sydney Boys High School Willoughby
Oliver Baitch The Scots School Albury Albury
Hugh Bevan St Johns College Dubbo Dubbo
Gemma Oaklands Northholm Grammar School Hornsby
Evelyn Nutley Gosford High School Gosford
Molly Hoogland Santa Sabina College Strathfield


Accompanying teachers and staff

Name School / Office
Vicki Greer Coffs Harbour Senior College
Louise Dark Newcastle High School
David Nally Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese
Professor Peter Stanley Tour Historian, Anzac Memorial