Learning with the Anzac Memorial
For schools and teachers

Creative, inquiry led and object-based learning, linked to the NSW Curriculum. Our aim is to share the skills and resources within the Anzac Memorial and provide opportunities for students and teachers to explore our history, artwork, artefacts and architecture in creative and engaging ways.

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On this day

On this day
16 June

1942 — HMAS NESTOR, the only major Australian warship never to have visited Australia, was scuttled after being heavily damaged in a bomb attack in the Mediterranean. Four sailors were killed in the bomb attack

1942 — Coastwatcher, SBLT CL PAGE was captured by the Japanese on Tabar Island, off New Guinea. He was later executed

1948 — The Malayan Emergency was declared after three estate managers were murdered by Communist guerrillas. Australia’s military response to the  Emergency began in 1950