Current Events

  1. Napier Waller Art Prize curator-led tour

    24 September 2019

    Free public talk
    Mezzanine, Anzac Hall, 11:30am

    Join art curators for a tour of the Napier Waller Art Prize exhibition, including the winning entry and those highly commended.

  2. Gary Ramage, combat photographer: capturing the Australian soldier in conflict

    26 September 2019

    Free public talk
    BAE Systems Theatre, 12.30pm

    The  work of combat photographers raises many questions about the visual culture of war. Join a curator to discuss the iconic images taken by Gary Ramage held in the Memorial’s Collection.

  3. Outdoor artillery tour

    27 September 2019

    Free guided tour
    Meet at the Memorial building's front steps, 11.30am
    Weather permitting

    No weapons had greater impact on the lives and landscape of the First World War than artillery. Join a curator for an introduction to a few of the Memorial’s heavy artillery pieces from the First World War.

  4. Women in war

    28 September 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11.40am, 12.40pm, and 1.40pm

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

  5. Women in war

    29 September 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11.40am, 12.40pm, and 1.40pm

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

  6. Family tours

    30 September 2019

    Free family activity
    Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries, 10:15am

    Discover some of the captivating stories behind the objects on display in this 30-minute tour designed for children and their families.

  7. Hands-on History

    30 September 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Come along with your family to find out. Try on uniforms, handle real items, and hear incredible stories of Australians who have served.

  8. Family tours

    01 October 2019

    Free family activity
    Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries, 10:15am

    Discover some of the captivating stories behind the objects on display in this 30-minute tour designed for children and their families.

  9. Hands-on History

    01 October 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Come along with your family to find out. Try on uniforms, handle real items, and hear incredible stories of Australians who have served.