On this day

20 March 2003

Australian military forces, as part of the US-led coalition, commence operations as part of the invasion of Iraq.

   

 

What's New At the Memorial

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  1. Napier Waller Art Prize for veteran artists opens from 29 April 2019

    The Australian War Memorial, the University of Canberra, The Road Home, Thales Australia and the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, the Hon.

  2. Canberra’s first lady receives a makeover

    Sir Bertram Mackennal’s sculpture “War”, better known locally as “Bellona”, the Roman goddess of war, was gifted to the Australian Government in 1915 as a tribute to the Australians who fought at G

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Exhibitions & Events

  1. Story time

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 10:30am

  2. Epitaph

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

  3. Epitaph

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

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