Ken McFadyen, Disembarking from Chinook helicopter ART40671

The historic battle of Long Tan has been re-enacted on a Queensland plantation as part of the development of the new Conflicts 1945 to today galleries. It’s the first time the Memorial has commissioned its own re-enactment production, adding to its already extensive range of popular and dramatic multimedia presentations.

Not to be missed is the Bell UH-1B Iroquois A2-1019 helicopter, complete with a multimedia experience of a “helibourne assault” – a landing with soldiers disembarking – and a ‘dust-off’ – a medical evacuation.

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