What's On Today 21 August 2018
20 March 2017 - 31 December 2018
Our fully restored Lockheed Hudson Mark IV Bomber is now on display inside Canberra Airport near the Virgin Australia check-in counter.
18 October 2017 - 08 September 2018
Their activities are secret. Their missions are classified. Their identities are protected. Developed in partnership with Special Operations Command, this exhibition casts a rare light on Australia's Special Forces.
12 April 2018 - 16 September 2018
During the war Australia trained and deployed special agents throughout the Pacific and Asia to work behind enemy lines on a variety of missions to gain intelligence and disrupt the enemy. This exhibition explores the work of Z Special Unit operatives in Borneo and the relationships developed between the members of Z Special Unit and the indigenous, especially Dayak, populations.
Winter program of events
See what's on this winter at the Memorial. Download our program of events, talks, tours and special Last Post Ceremonies.
Image: A Special Operations Task Group (SOTG) soldier on patrol in Afghanistan. (Australian Government Department of Defence. 20101024adf8262658_553)
Exhibitions and Galleries
From permanent galleries to online exhibitions
The Memorial has several permanent exhibitions and galleries, covering Australia's involvement in all conflicts. For those outside of Canberra, we also have touring and online exhibitions, as well as collection items in fellow institutions.
Our historical building itself is something to explore. Find out the significance and commemorative role of different parts of our incredible building, and special galleries such as Anzac Hall.
Last Post Ceremony
The Last Post ceremony allows guests to remember those Australians who have lost their lives in war. It is broadcast live daily via webcam on the Memorial’s website from 4.55 pm AEDT.