A creative public program at the Australian War Memorial will combine public activities, displays, installations and events for the five week period from 5 October to Remembrance Day, on 11 November 2018.
24 May 1969
Warrant Officer Class 2 K. Payne, Australian Army Training Team Vietnam, originally from Ingham, Queensland, performs the action for which he was awarded the Victoria Cross in fighting in Kontum Province.
What's New At the Memorial
The Australian War Memorial has released its Australian Electoral Commission Submission into the decision to name a new electorate in the Australian Capital Territory after Charles Edwin Woodrow Be
Lockheed Martin Australia announces new partnerships with the Australian War Memorial and the Invictus Games Sydney 2018
Lockheed Martin Australia’s enduring support for organisations that both honour and assist members of Australia’s armed forces was reaffirmed today with the announcement of two new partnerships - o
Bruce Robertson was a wireless operator during the Second World War when he heard something through his headset that didn’t make sense.
Exhibitions & Events
Free public talk
BAE Systems Theatre, 12 pm
Free activity for kids
Lower Galleries, 10.30 am
This Last Post Ceremony will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first attack on Fire Support Base Balmoral.