Other Places to Visit

Located in Australia's oldest park, the Anzac Memorial is surrounded by a number of other monuments and cultural institutions. Please contact them directly if you are interested in more information.

Sydney's Cenotaph is located nearby in Martin Place.

Australian Museum - https://australianmuseum.net.au/

Hyde Park Barracks - https://sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/hyde-park-barracks-museum

State Library NSW - https://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/

A little further away from the Anzac Memorial but still within walking distance is the Sydney Jewish Museum - https://sydneyjewishmuseum.com.au/

On this day

On this day
23 September

1942 — GEN T. Blamey is appointed Commander in Chief Allied land forces in the Pacific

1942 — HMAS VOYAGER ran aground in BETANO BAY, Timor while landing 2/4 Independent Company. The ship was subsequently scuttled to prevent it falling into enemy hands

1943 — HMAS AUSTRALIA is involved in the Battle of DAKAR, West Africa. This battle was against Vichy French forces

1969 — Royal Australian Navy Clearance Diving Team 3 is awarded USN Meritorious Unit Commendation for conspicuous service in Vietnam