Current Events

  1. Hands-on History

    20 April 2020

    11 am, Lower galleries
    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? 

  2. Australians in Mesopotamia, The Basra memorial and Sister Narrelle Hobbes

    20 April 2020

    12.30 pm, Captain Reg Saunders Gallery
    Discover the role Australians played in Mesopotamia, and the story of Sister Narrelle Hobbes who travelled from Brewarrina to London to nurse in lesser-known theatres of the First World War.

  3. Family tours

    21 April 2020

    10.15 am, Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries
    Discover some of the captivating stories behind the objects on display in this 30-minute tour designed for children and their families.

  4. Hands-on History

    21 April 2020

    11 am, Lower galleries
    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? 

  5. Colonial uniforms

    21 April 2020

    12.30 pm, Captain Reg Saunders Gallery
    Colonial forces picked their own uniforms, creating an impressing variety of styles. Come see some never before displayed uniforms from Australia's colonial past.

  6. Family tours

    22 April 2020

    10.15 am, Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries
    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

    22 April 2020

    11 am, Lower galleries
    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? 

  8. Family sculpture garden tour

    22 April 2020

    12.30 pm, Meet at Simpson and his donkey, Sculpture Garden
    Weather permitting

    Join a guided walk to learn the stories behind some of the sculptures in the Memorial grounds.

  9. Collection Detection

    22 April 2020

    2pm
    Captain Reg Saunders Gallery

    Meet a curator and discover rarely seen items in the Memorial’s collection.