Current Events

  1. Epitaph

    26 January 2020

    This museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  2. Epitaph

    27 January 2020

    This museum theatre piece captures the emotional struggle for Australian families at the end of the First World War as they faced the task of writing an epitaph for their loved ones buried in foreign lands.

  3. Special and secret: Australian aircrew supporting resistance forces during the Second World War

    30 January 2020

    12.30 pm, BAE Systems theatre

    This presentation will feature stories, collection items, and artworks relating to Australian Second World War aircrew.

  4. Women in war

    01 February 2020

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

  5. Summer films: The Courage for Peace

    01 February 2020

    Free, 1.30 pm, BAE Systems theatre

    Spend Saturdays at the Memorial this February, as we present a collection of films that connect to the special exhibition the Courage for peace.

  6. Women in war

    02 February 2020

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

  7. Story time

    07 February 2020

    10.30 am, Lower galleries

    Hear stories of brave animals, extraordinary people, and faraway places brought to life through puppets, uniforms, and educational toys.
     

  8. Summer films: The Courage for Peace

    08 February 2020

    Free, 1.30 pm, BAE Systems theatre

    Spend Saturdays at the Memorial this February, as we present a collection of films that connect to the special exhibition the Courage for peace.

  9. Laughter: A powerful ally

    12 February 2020

    12.30 pm, Research Centre Reading Room

    Join exhibition curators in the Research Centre to hear stories about humour, war, Christmas, and comedy performance.