Plan Your Visit

In accordance with the latest public health announcements by the NSW Government,  the Memorial will be temporarily closed from 26 June until 10 July 2021.

The welfare and health of our community is our priority at the Memorial and we look forward to re-opening when advised by the NSW Government.

On this day

On this day
2 August

1941 — HMAS VENDETTA sailed on her 39th voyage to bring supplies to the besieged port of TOBRUK, (Libya). VENDETTA made more runs into Tobruk that any other Australian or British ship

1941 — The last major action involving Australians at TOBRUK, began

1990 — IRAQ invaded KUWAIT, leading to the GULF WAR