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

Turkish 57th Regiment Beach Cemetery Ari Burnu Cemetery Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial Brighton Beach Johnston's Jolly Kabatepe Museum Respect to Mehmetcik Site The Nek ANZAC Commemorative Site Anzac Cove Lone Pine Australian Memorial