The Anzac Memorial

Honouring service and sacrifice
A physical expression of the spirit and legend of the Anzac — Honouring service, and the Courage, Endurance, and Sacrifice by all servicemen, servicewomen and their families.

On this day

On this day
5 October

1943 — Australian troops withstood concerted Japanese attempts to regain scarlet beach, New Guinea

1971 — 3 RAR embarked in HMAS SYDNEY at VUNG TAU, Vietnam, as Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam war wound down