Latest News: The Anzac Memorial Centenary Project

Community Newsletter Number 8

10th November 2017

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Construction update

10th November 2017

View 14 months of Centenary Project construction in 2 minutes of time-lapsed footage.

Community Newsletter Number 7

4th September 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 6

9th June 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 5

3rd April 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 4

1st February 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 3

6th December 2016

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Community Newsletter Number 2

5th October 2016

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Hoardings now surround Centenary Project construction site

4th October 2016

Graphic panels have been placed on the fencing to keep the community informed during construction and show just some of the Memorial's treasures.

Community Newsletter Number 1

31st August 2016

Anzac Memorial Centenary Project works will commence in September 2016. Read the community newsletter for more information.

Redevelopment of Anzac Memorial begins

20th August 2016

The first sod has today been turned on the $40 million enhancement of the Anzac Memorial in Sydney’s Hyde Park.

26 June 2016

A new public artwork inspired by a century of military service and its legacy will for the centrepiece of the Anzac Memorial Centenary Project.

Hyde Park Anzac Memorial redevelopment plans unveiled

20th July 2015

The Anzac Memorial in Sydney’s Hyde Park will be redeveloped to complete its original 1930s vision.

On this day
19 December

1941 — HMS NEPTUNE sank after hitting a mine off TRIPOLI. There was only one survivor from a crew of 717. Among the dead were 2 Royal Australian Navy sailors

1944 — Battle of ADELE RIVER, a series of patrolling actions in southern Bougainville, carried out by troops of the 15th Infantry Battalion

1951 — HMAS SYDNEY completed a tour of operations off the west coast of KOREA. Aircraft from SYDNEY left no operable railway lines in its area of operations, significantly disrupting enemy supply lines