What's On Today 26 May 2018

  1. Lockheed Hudson Mark IV Bomber - Canberra Airport

    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.

  2. From the Shadows: Australia’s Special Forces

    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.

  3. A Matter of Trust: Dayaks & Z Special Unit Operatives in Borneo 1945

    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. 

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See our Autumn brochure for details about what's happening at the Memorial from March to May 2018.

Our program includes curator talks, special Last Post Ceremonies, free school holiday activities and Friends information.

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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.

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Building Features

Our historical building itself is something to explore. Find out the significance and commemorative roll 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.

Located on the Entry Level