What's New At the Memorial


  1. Loyal friend, trusted comrade

    When Australian servicemen and servicewomen have gone to war they have often been accompanied by man’s best friend.

  2. Memorial exhibition, Laughter: a powerful ally examines the importance of humour in the military

    A new exhibition exploring the history and importance of humour and laughter to those in the armed forces has gone on display at the Australian War Memorial.

  3. Brothers in arms

    Harold West and George Leonard were best mates who did everything together.

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Exhibitions & Events

  1. Catalina Week Talk and Film Screening

    Join Nick Fletcher, Head of Military, Heraldry and Tecnology, for a presentation on the Consolidated PBY Catalina flying boat. 

  2. Pressed between the pages: Floral souvenirs from the war

    12.30 pm, Research Centre Reading Room

  3. Women in war

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

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