Previous exhibitions at the Memorial

Exhibition title Dates
William Edwin Pidgeon (1909–1981), war correspondent and artist 6 March 2015 to 3 November 2016
Reality in flames 7 March 2014 to 4 September 2016
A camera on Gallipoli  
Remember me: the lost diggers of Vignacourt 6 June 2015 to 1 May 2016
Ben Quilty: After Afghanistan 12 December 2014 to 17 June 2015
As of Today... Alex Seton 12 December 2014 to 17 June 2015
Anzac voices 29 November 2013 to 30 November 2014
Salute: Canberra's military heritage 16 August 2013 to 13 November 2013
Remember me: the lost diggers of Vignacourt 2 November 2012 to 31 July 2013
Nurses: from Zululand to Afghanistan 2 December 2011 to 17 October 2012
Rats of Tobruk 1941 18 March 2011 to 16 November 2011
Perspectives: Jon Cattapan and eX de Medici 2 September 2010 to 17 February 2011
Framing Conflict: Iraq and Afghanistan - Lyndell Brown and Charles Green 21 May 2010 to 18 August 2010
Of love and war 3 December 2009 to 5 May 2010
Sidney Nolan: the Gallipoli series 7 August 2009 to 18 November 2009
A is for Animals: an A to Z of animals at war 27 February 2009 to 22 July 2009
Advancing to Victory, 1918 24 October 2008 to 11 February 2009
Icon and Archive: Photography and the World Wars 6 June 2008 to 12 October 2008
Lawrence of Arabia and the Light Horse 7 December 2007 to 25 May 2008
To Flanders fields, 1917 10 August 2007 to 25 November 2007
George Lambert: Gallipoli and Palestine landscapes 30 March 2007 to 29 July 2007
Focus: photography and war 1945-2006 8 December 2006 to 19 March 2007
Anzacs in France, 1916 7 July 2006 to 12 November 2006
Sport and War 24 March 2006 to 25 June 2006
Allies in Adversity: Australia and the Dutch in the Pacific War Online, from 2006
Shared experience 5 November 2005 to 26 February 2006
Fifty Australians 19 August 2005 to 23 October 2005
Looking back: Australians on Crete - works of art by Michael Winters 10 June 2005 to 7 August 2005
Dawn of the legend: 25 April 1915 15 April 2005 to 29 May 2005
Australia under attack 1942-1943 10 December 2004 to 27 March 2005
Shaping memory - sculpture at the Australian War Memorial 13 August 2004 to 28 November 2004
Australians in Iraq 2003 11 March 2004 to 1 August 2004
Captured in Colour: rare photographs from the First World War 12 September 2003 to 29 February 2004
War without boundaries 20 March 2003 to 31 August 2003
Peter Churcher, official artist: the war against terrorism 17 June 2002 to 27 October 2002
Stolen Years: Australian prisoners of war 8 November 2002 to 2 March 2003
Cruel sea - the sinking of HMAS Armidale 17 June 2002 to 27 October 2002
Stella Bowen: art, love, and war 15 March 2002 to 18 February 2004
Keeping the peace: stories of Australian peacekeepers 18 September 2001 to 2 December 2001
New Zealand: the other Anzac 23 April 2001to- 29 August 2001
Up front: faces of Australia at war 12 February 2001 to 30 March 2001
Forging the nation, Federation - the first 20 years 26 October 2000 to 4 February 2001
Bluey and Curley 31 July 2000 to 3 August 2000
Wendy Sharpe 29 June 2000 to 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 to 18 June 2000
Rick Amor 2 March 2000 to 2 April 2000
Ivor Hele: the heroic figure 16 December 1999 to 27 February 2000
Impressions: Australians in Vietnam 14 October 1999 to 5 December 1999
Too dark for the Light Horse 29 July 1999 to 5 October 1999
Still action: the war photography of Damien Parer 31 March 1999 to 25 July 1999
1918 Australians in France 10 November 1998 to 16 March 1999

Travelling exhibitions program: completed tours

Exhibition title Dates
Shaun Gladwell: Afghanistan 15 June 2012 to 14 September 2014
Of love and war   5 November 2010 to 12 May 2013
Framing Conflict: Iraq and Afghanistan - Lyndell Brown and Charles Green 5 November 2008 to 18 November 2012
Sidney Nolan:the Gallipoli series 22 January 2010 to 1 June 2012
A is for Animals: an A to Z of animals in war 7 November 2009 to 18 September 2011
Icon & Archive: photography & the world wars 16 April 2010 to 28 August 2011
A digger's best friend 5 December 2009 to 28 June 2011
1918 Australia and the United States: allies on the Western Front 9  April 2008 to 30 May 2008
This company of brave men: The Gallipoli VCs 20 March 2010 to 17 December 2010
Partners in Arms: Australia and America in war, 1917-2007 17 April 2007 to 11 May 2007
George Lambert: Gallipoli and Palestine landscapes 12 August 2007 to 2 May 2010
Focus: photography and war 1945-2006 18 August 2007 to 1 February 2009
Sport and War 1 September 2006 to 26 October 2008
All together: sport and war 21 April 2006 to 24 August 2008
Backyard front line: Australia under attack 1942-1943 12 April 2005 to 27 April 2008
Australia under attack 1942-1943 3 June 2005 to 8 June 2007
Witness to war: official art and photography 1999-2003 15 March 2005 to 12 November 2006
Gallipoli: a Turkish view 29 October 2004 to 25 April 2010
Captured in colour - rare photographs from the First World War 23 April 2004 to 3 September 2006
In enemy hands: Australian prisoners of war 11 December 2002 to 2 October 2005
Stolen years: Australian prisoners of war 2 April 2003 to 26 June 2005
Keeping the peace: stories of Australian peacekeepers 9 March 2002 to 20 July 2003
Keeping the peace: stories of Australian peacekeepers
(small modified version)
1 September 2003 to 13 November 2004
1918 Australians in France 23 April 1999 to 29 April 2001
Stella Bowen: art, love, and war 15 March 2002 to 18 February 2004
1918 Australians in France
(small modified version)
25 April 2002 to 31 October 2004
Two men - two wars 9 May 2002 to 28 September 2003
Soldier for a crisis: Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey 10 May 2001 to 13 March 2002
Forging the nation, Federation - the first 20 Years 2 March 2001 to 3 February 2002
Forging the nation, Federation - the first 20 Years
(small modified version)
30 November 2000 to 25 February 2002
Master of the battlefield - General Sir John Monash 26 September 2000 to 8 September 2001
Too dark for the Light Horse 5 June 2000 to 4 November 2001
Up front: faces of Australia at war 26 May 1998 to 30 July 2000

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

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