Previous exhibitions at the Memorial

Exhibition title Dates
Salute: Canberra's military heritage 16 August 2013 - 13 November 2013
Remember me: the lost diggers of Vignacourt 2 November 2012 - 31 July 2013
Nurses: from Zululand to Afghanistan 2 December 2011 -17 October 2012
Rats of Tobruk 1941 18 March 2011 - 16 November 2011
Perspectives: Jon Cattapan and eX de Medici 2 September 2010 – 17 February 2011
Framing Conflict: Iraq and Afghanistan - Lyndell Brown and Charles Green 21 May 2010 - 18 August 2010
Of love and war 3 December 2009 - 5 May 2010
Sidney Nolan: the Gallipoli series 7 August 2009 - 18 November 2009
A is for Animals: an A to Z of animals at war 27 February 2009 - 22 July 2009
Advancing to Victory, 1918 24 October 2008 - 11 February 2009
Icon and Archive: Photography and the World Wars 6 June 2008 - 12 October 2008
Lawrence of Arabia and the Light Horse 7 December 2007 - 25 May 2008
To Flanders fields, 1917 10 August 2007 - 25 November 2007
George Lambert: Gallipoli and Palestine landscapes 30 March 2007 - 29 July 2007
Focus: photography and war 1945-2006 8 December 2006 - 19 March 2007
ANZACs in France, 1916 7 July 2006 - 12 November 2006
Sport and War 24 March 2006 - 25 June 2006
Allies in Adversity: Australia and the Dutch in the Pacific War Online, 2006 -
Shared experience 5 November 2005 - 26 February 2006
Fifty Australians 19 August 2005 - 23 October 2005
Looking back: Australians on Crete - works of art by Michael Winters 10 June 2005 - 7 August 2005
Dawn of the legend: 25 April 1915 15 April 2005 - 29 May 2005
Australia under attack 1942-1943 10 December 2004 - 27 March 2005
Shaping memory - sculpture at the Australian War Memorial 13 August 2004 - 28 November 2004
Australians in Iraq 2003 11 March 2004 - 1 August 2004
Captured in Colour: rare photographs from the First World War 12 September 2003 - 29 February 2004
War without boundaries 20 March 2003 - 31 August 2003
Peter Churcher, official artist: the war against terrorism 17 June 2002 - 27 October 2002
Stolen Years: Australian prisoners of war 8 November 2002 - 2 March 2003
Cruel sea - the sinking of HMAS Armidale 17 June 2002 - 27 October 2002
Stella Bowen: art, love, and war 15 March 2002 - 18 February 2004
Keeping the peace: stories of Australian peacekeepers 18 September 2001 - 2 December 2001
New Zealand: the other ANZAC 23 April 2001 - 29 August 2001
Up front: faces of Australia at war 12 February 2001 - 30 March 2001
Forging the nation, Federation - the first 20 years 26 October 2000 - 4 February 2001
Bluey and Curley 31 July 2000 - 3 August 2000
Wendy Sharpe 29 June 2000 - 23 July 2000
Gallipoli 1915: the drama of the Dardenelles Online
Out in the cold: Australia's involvement in the Korean War 15 April 2000 - 18 June 2000
Rick Amor 2 March 2000 - 2 April 2000
Ivor Hele: the heroic figure 16 December 1999 - 27 February 2000
Impressions: Australians in Vietnam 14 October 1999 - 5 December 1999
Too dark for the Light Horse 29 July 1999 - 5 October 1999
Still action: the war photography of Damien Parer 31 March 1999 - 25 July 1999
1918 Australians in France 10 November 1998 - 16 March 1999

Travelling Exhibitions program: completed tours

Exhibition title Dates
Of love and war   5 November 2010 - 12 May 2013
Framing Conflict: Iraq and Afghanistan - Lyndell Brown and Charles Green 5 November 2008 - 18 November 2012
Sidney Nolan:the Gallipoli series 22 January 2010 - 1 June 2012
A is for Animals: an A to Z of animals in war 7 November 2009 - 18 September 2011
Icon & Archive: photography & the world wars 16 April 2010 - 28 August 2011
A digger's best friend 5 December 2009 - 28 June 2011
1918 Australia and the United States: allies on the Western Front 09  April 2008 - 30 May 2008
This company of brave men: The Gallipoli VCs 20 March 2010 - 17 December 2010
Partners in Arms: Australia and America in war, 1917-2007 17 April 2007 - 11 May 2007
George Lambert: Gallipoli and Palestine landscapes 12 August 2007 - 02 May 2010
Focus: photography and war 1945-2006 18 August 2007 - 1 February 2009
Sport and War 1 September 2006 - 26 October 2008
All together: sport and war 21 April 2006 - 24 August 2008
Backyard front line: Australia under attack 1942-1943 12 April 2005 - 27 April 2008
Australia under attack 1942-1943 3 June 2005 - 8 June 2007
Witness to war: official art and photography 1999-2003 15 March 2005 - 12 November 2006
Gallipoli: a Turkish view 29 October 2004 - 25 April 2010
Captured in colour - rare photographs from the First World War 23 April 2004 - 3 September 2006
In enemy hands: Australian prisoners of war 11 December 2002 - 2 October 2005
Stolen years: Australian prisoners of war 2 April 2003 - 26 June 2005
Keeping the peace: stories of Australian peacekeepers 9 March 2002 - 20 July 2003
Keeping the peace: stories of Australian peacekeepers
(small modified version)
1 September 2003 - 13 November 2004
1918 Australians in France 23 April 1999 - 29 April 2001
Stella Bowen: art, love, and war 15 March 2002 - 18 February 2004
1918 Australians in France
(small modified version)
25 April 2002 - 31 October 2004
Two men - two wars 9 May 2002 - 28 September 2003
Soldier for a crisis: Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey 10 May 2001 - 13 March 2002
Forging the nation, Federation - the first 20 Years 2 March 2001 - 3 February 2002
Forging the nation, Federation - the first 20 Years
(small modified version)
30 November 2000 - 25 February 2002
Master of the battlefield - General Sir John Monash 26 September 2000 - 8 September 2001
Too dark for the Light Horse 5 June 2000 - 4 November 2001
Up front: faces of Australia at war 26 May 1998 - 30 July 2000

Out in the cold: Australia's involvement in the Korean War

15 April 2000 - 18 June 2000
Still action: the war photography of Damien Parer 2 February 1997 - 17 March 2002
Impressions: Australians in Vietnam 16 August 1997 - 18 August 2000
Ivor Hele: the heroic figure 26 September 1997 - 5 December 1999