Year 9 student Denya Hopkins won first place at the Queensland Chinese Speaking Competition in Brisbane.
Year 9 student Denya Hopkins won first place at the Queensland Chinese Speaking Competition in Brisbane. Hayden Johnson

Urangan student heads to Gallipoli today

URANGAN State High School student Denya Hopkins is flying to Turkey today with seven other Queensland students as part of the 2016 Premier's Anzac Prize tour.

Denya was awarded her place on this year's tour for her touching multi-media project about how the Anzac tradition has shaped Australia, why it is still important and how future generations can keep the tradition alive.

Denya and the other students will tour the Western Front, attend the Gallipoli Dawn Service and visit a range of other historic locations.



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