Current Events

  1. Make and create

    24 April 2020


    11.30 am to 1pm
    Education Space, lower galleries

    A free craft session for children and their families. Create items to take home or help make a collaborative work to display in the Education Space.

  2. At last I felt like an Anzac … the battle of Kapyong, 1951

    24 April 2020


    12:30pm, BAE Systems Theatre

    On 23–24 April 1951, alongside the Canadians, British, New Zealanders and Americans, 3RAR fought against an entire Chinese Division at Kapyong. 

  3. The Courage for Peace art tour

    30 April 2020


    12.30 pm, Special Exhibition Gallery
    Join a curator to hear stories of resistance, empathy, and inter-cultural encounters told by the art featured in the new exhibition, The courage for peace.

  4. Story time

    01 May 2020


    10.30 am
    Lower galleries

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

  5. Badges, boxes and Brassards: Red Cross items in the memorial's collection

    07 May 2020


    12.30 pm, Captain Reg Saunders Gallery
    The symbol of the red cross appears on many objects in the Memorial’s collection and spans many conflicts.  Join a curator to see and hear stories behind these items. 

  6. Laughter: A powerful ally

    13 May 2020


    12.30 pm, Research Centre Reading Room
    In times of adversity, people often look to humour to keep up their spirits. Join exhibition curators in the Research Centre to hear stories about humour, war, and comedy performance.

  7. The Courage for Peace curator-led tour

    19 May 2020


    12.30 pm, Special Exhibition Gallery
    Join a curator-led tour of the Memorial’s new exhibition, The courage for peace, exploring its themes and personal stories.