A physical expression of the spirit and legend of Anzac — dedicated to remembering all Australians who have served their country
Commemorating the Centenary of the First World War—sustaining remembrance of past sacrifices into the future.
Join us in remembrance of the men and women who have served Australia. Entry is free.
We offer a range of focus tours. Help us share the ANZAC legacy with future generations.
Support the Memorial by donating your time, funds for projects and collection items.
1942 — Australian troops fought valiantly after the Japanese invasion of Timor but were overwhelmed and the main force of Australians surrendered. Those who remained continued to wage a guerrilla war for the next year
1956 — 1 Squadron RAAF bombed communist camps near Kuala Lumpur during the Malayan Emergency
1967 — MAJ P. BADCOE led an attack against Viet Cong forces in Vietnam. It was the first of three acts of bravery for which he was posthumously awarded a Victoria Cross. He was also awarded a US Silver Star and a South Vietnam Cross of Gallantry
2000 — International Force for East Timor (INTERFET), commanded by LT GEN Cosgrove, officially handed military command of East Timor to the UNTAET