Current Events

  1. Will Dyson: Australia's first official war artist

    11 April 2019

    Free curator-led art tour
    Meet in the Orientation Gallery, 12.30pm

    Join a curator for this rare opportunity to see some of Will Dyson’s First World War drawings in the Memorial’s collection. Bookings essential.

  2. Story time

    12 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 10:30am

    Hear stories of brave animals, extraordinary people, and faraway places brought to life through puppets, uniforms, and educational toys.

  3. Epitaph

    13 April 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

    This new museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  4. Epitaph

    14 April 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

    This new museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  5. Family tours

    15 April 2019

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

    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.

  6. Hands-on history

    15 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    Come along and discover the incredible story of an Australian serviceman who was wounded in the First World War. Through objects and uniforms, explore his experiences during and after the war.

  7. Epitaph

    15 April 2019

    Free performance
    Anzac Hall - 11:40am, 12:40pm and 1:40pm

    This new museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  8. Family tours

    16 April 2019

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

    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.

  9. Hands-on history

    16 April 2019

    Free activity for kids
    Lower galleries, 11am

    Come along and discover the incredible story of an Australian serviceman who was wounded in the First World War. Through objects and uniforms, explore his experiences during and after the war.