Australian aircrew, from the First World War up to the present, have often painted emblems on their aircraft.This illustrated presentation will give insights into the history and diversity of these aerial artworks.
Damien Parer is one of Australia’s most well-known and respected war cameramen. His film Kokoda front line! won Australia its first Academy Award. To mark the 75th anniversary of Parer’s untimely death, come and join Memorial curators as they share photographs, film excerpts, and objects from his life’s work.
Free public talk Research Centre Reading Room, 12.30 pm
Marking the 20th anniversary of Australia’s peacekeeping mission in East Timor (Timor-Leste) in 1999, join Head of the Memorial’s Research Centre Robyn van Dyk for a behind-the-scenes tour of the archives.