988 bears sponsored to 654 primary schools by 549 sponsors... Thank You Paul & Angela Mitchell, Murwillumbah Tyre Service For Donating Bernadette O'Meara - Nurse Bear to Bhaktivedanta Swami Gurukula School - MURWILLUMBAH Murwillumbah Tyres - Our most recent donor - Thank you Thank You St Joseph's Primary School Warrnambool For Donating Armistice Centenary Bear to St Joseph's Primary School - WARRNAMBOOL Thank You Late Keith Brewer For Donating Albert Murray - Western Front Bear to Murwillumbah Public School - MURWILLUMBAH Thank You CORBOY FAMILY - FEED RITE PTY LTD WANGARATTA For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Milawa Primary School - MILAWA Thank You Kaija & Alija Parums For Donating David Cohen - Lone Pine Bear to Newport Public School - NEWPORT Thank You McCain Family For Donating Bert Jones - Light Horse Bear to Campbells Creek Primary School - CAMPBELLS CREEK Thank You Trevaskis Engineering Pty Ltd For Donating Ernest Harvey - Gallipoli Bear to Tatura Primary School - TATURA Thank You CAE For Donating Thomas Hendy - Flying Corps Bear to Alice Springs School of the Air - ALICE SPRINGS Thank You Meningie RSL Sub Branch South Australia For Donating Andy Miller - Navy Bear to Meningie Area School - MENINGIE Thank You Mandy, Donna, Toni and Pam For Donating Thomas Hendy - Flying Corps Bear to Whittlesea Primary School - WHITTLESEA

News & Resources


Get latest news and updates from Bears to School campaign and see what the media has to say about this great initiative. If you need campaign background or supporting images about the Bears to School campaign, have a look at the information resources on this page.

For Media Enquiry:

Email: media@anzacbears.com.au
Phone: (02) 6123 2985

Latest News


Bears to School in good company at Anzac Day Football lunch

  This year, the Essendon Anzac Day supporters brunch hosted a few very special guests.Those who attended the event, held prior to the traditional Collingwood-Essendon fixture, had the privilege of listening to a group Anzac Invictus Games competitors that represented Australia and New Zealand at the 2018 Sydney Games. On stage were Matt...

NASHOS in Tweed Shire leading the way by donating Bears to School

Australia is fortunate to have a passionate and very active range of ex-service organisations that play a leading role in preserving our nation’s history of service. The National Servicemen’s Association of Australia (NSAA) or NASHOS, as they are commonly known, is one such veteran organisation with branches across Australia. Chances are that...
1 2 10

Help spread the Bears to School message simply by including one of our cute dancing bear graphics on your website

Bears in the Media


Teddy bears and books inspire schoolchildren to learn Anzac history

ABC News – 30/06/2018

Victoria Cross winner calling for change in primary schools

2GB Sydney – 23/04/2018

St Joseph’s call for Anzac teddy bears

The North West Star – 1/06/2018

Club Rivers donates Anzac teddy bears to five primary schools

St George & Sutherland Shire Leader – 28/06/2018