Current Events

  1. Art of Nation: Charles Bean's Memorial

    24 August 2017

    Join Memorial curators as they demonstrate this new interactive, Art of Nation

  2. Bandsmen and the Bands of the First AIF

    25 August 2017

    Join a curator from the Research Centre to find out more about the experiences of bandsmen during the First World War.

  3. Closing soon

    Kokoda and Milne Bay 75th Anniversary

    25 August 2017 - 31 August 2017

    The Kokoda Trail is as ingrained in Australia’s story as Gallipoli. From July 1942 to early 1943, Australian troops in the Owen Stanley Range and on the beaches of northern Papua saw some of the most desperate and vicious fighting encountered in the Second World War.

  4. Battle of Milne Bay Last Post Ceremony

    25 August 2017

    75th anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay.

  5. Vicki West: Artist Talk

    02 September 2017

    Join Vicki West sculptor, weaver, installation artist, curator and teacher for a talk about her art practice, her commission for the Memorial and a demonstration of working with kelp