The Nek

“The Nek” was a ridgeline where Australian and New Zealand trenches faced Turkish trenches. A tragic battle occurred here in which Australian and New Zealand troops staged an attack on the Turkish trenches, however, the Turks were ready for the attack and many ANZAC’s were killed.

Related Destinations

ANZAC Commemorative Site Anzac Cove Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial Johnston's Jolly Ari Burnu Cemetery Brighton Beach Respect to Mehmetcik Site The Nek Kabatepe Museum Lone Pine Australian Memorial Quinn's Post Beach Cemetery