What's New At the Memorial


  1. Thousands attend Anzac Day 2018 National Ceremony

    Dr Brendan Nelson, Director of the Australian War Memorial, today said he was proud to see the large crowd attend today’s Anzac Day National Ceremony.

  2. Strong crowd numbers for Anzac Day Dawn Service

    An estimated crowd of about 38,000 visitors gathered this morning at the Australian War Memorial for the 2018 Anzac Day Dawn Service.  

  3. From Daylesford to Villers-Bretonneux

    Dr Lachlan Grant’s office is filled with books and stories about war, but it’s a copy of an old photograph of 12 intricately-carved wooden panels that stands out.

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Exhibitions & Events

  1. Objects Of The German Spring Offensive

    Free Curator talk
    Captain Reg Saunders Gallery, 12 pm

  2. Family tours

    Free guided tour 10.15 am
    Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries

  3. Hands-on history

    Free kids activity
    Lower galleries, 11 am

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