28 June 2018
Free public talkResearch Centre Reading Room, 12 pm
Join a member of the Research Centre to learn about the symbolism of the flowers stitched into these small but beautiful works of art.
29 June 2018
Free activity for kids
Lower galleries, 10.30 am
Hear the stories of brave animals, extraordinary people and faraway places brought to life through puppets, uniforms, and educational toys.
03 July 2018
Free curator-led talk
Mezzanine, Anzac Hall, 11.30 am
Join curators Robyn van Dyk and Christine Helliwell for a tour of the exhibition and hear stories of Z Special Unit and the Dayaks they served alongside.
04 July 2018
Memorial Sculpture Garden, 10:30am
On the centenary of the battle of Hamel, the Australian War Memorial will dedicate a new sculpture in the Memorial’s grounds commemorating the life and achievements of General Sir John Monash.
This Last Post Ceremony will begin at 4:55pm in the Memorial's Commemoration Area and commemorate the centenary of the battle of Hamel.
06 July 2018
07 July 2018
Free performanceAnzac Hall - 11.40 am, 12.40 pm, and 1.40 pm
See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances - Last letters and Radio silence - about the experiences of women in wartime.
08 July 2018
09 July 2018
Free school holidays family event
Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries
Join the Education team for a 30-minute tour designed for children and their families, and discover some of the fascinating stories behind the objects on display.