Media Releases

  1. Rare Ottoman silk carpet acquired by Memorial

    13 April 2017

    A rare silk carpet from the Ottoman Empire, made to commemorate the Turkish victory at Çanakkale, has been acquired by the Australian War Memorial.

  2. Nolan painting acquired by Australian War Memorial

    12 April 2017

    The Australian War Memorial has acquired a painting by celebrated artist Sidney Nolan relating to Australian service on Gallipoli during the First World War.

  3. Sacred soil placed in newly dedicated Flanders Memorial Garden

    04 April 2017

    The garden honours the enduring partnership between Australia and Belgium, and commemorates those who lost their lives 100 years ago.

  4. Strong crowd numbers for Anzac Day 2016

    25 April 2016

    11,500 people attended the National Ceremony, bringing the total number of people at both Anzac Day ceremonies at the Australian War Memorial to 66,500.