Events Archive

April 2015

May 2015

  • May 2015
    Europe

    The Anzac Centenary commemorates the service and sacrifice of Australian servicemen and servicewomen from the First World War to the present day.

  • Friday 8 May 2015
    London, England and Paris, France
  • Tuesday 19 May 2015
    Australian War Memorial Canberra , ACT

    John Simpson Kirkpatrick, a stretcher bearer who was killed early in the Gallipoli campaign, is better known today as 'the man with the donkey'.

  • Wednesday 20 May 2015
    Australian War Memorial Canberra , ACT

    Lance Corporal Albert Jacka, 14th Battalion, originally of Winchelsea, Victoria, won the Victoria Cross at Courtney's Post, Gallipoli.

July 2015

  • Thursday 4 June 2015 to Friday 12 June 2015
    Borneo

August 2015

  • August 2015
    Australia

    70th Anniversary of Victory in the Pacific (VP) Day

  • Lone Pine Cemetery
    Thursday 6 August 2015
    Lone Pine Cemetery, Turkey

    The 100th anniversary of the Battle of Lone Pine will be a significant event and provides Australians with a further opportunity to visit the Galli

September 2015

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Glass sculptured artwork: Australian Regimental Slouch Hat and poppy
    Wednesday 9 September 2015 to Thursday 19 November 2015
    Canberra Glassworks
    11 Wentworth Avenue
    2604 KINGSTON , ACT

    The stories of Indigenous soldiers who fought in the First World War have inspired a special Anzac Centenary exhibition being held at the Canberra

October 2015

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Glass sculptured artwork: Australian Regimental Slouch Hat and poppy
    Wednesday 9 September 2015 to Thursday 19 November 2015
    Canberra Glassworks
    11 Wentworth Avenue
    2604 KINGSTON , ACT

    The stories of Indigenous soldiers who fought in the First World War have inspired a special Anzac Centenary exhibition being held at the Canberra

November 2015

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Glass sculptured artwork: Australian Regimental Slouch Hat and poppy
    Wednesday 9 September 2015 to Thursday 19 November 2015
    Canberra Glassworks
    11 Wentworth Avenue
    2604 KINGSTON , ACT

    The stories of Indigenous soldiers who fought in the First World War have inspired a special Anzac Centenary exhibition being held at the Canberra

  • Wednesday 11 November 2015
    National

December 2015

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

January 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Feature wall with artwork being observed by guests
    11 January 2016 to 20 January 2016
    Wollongong , NSW

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

February 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Event bird's eye view of the different exhibitions
    8 February 2016 to 23 February 2016
    Melbourne , VIC

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

March 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • A group of people at the Anzac Centenary experience
    8 March 2016 to 20 March 2016
    Adelaide , SA

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

April 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • 10 April 2016
    Rats of Tobruk memorial
    Anzac Parade
    Canberra , ACT

    Commences 11.00am

  • 14 April 2016
    Australian Hellenic Memorial
    Anzac Parade
    Canberra , ACT

    75th Anniversary of the Battle of Greece and Crete
    14 April 2016
    Australian Hellenic Memorial
    Anzac Parade

  • 24 April 2016
    Lone Pine Cemetery
    Time: TBA

    Wreath Laying Ceremony
    Time:  TBA

  • Monday, 25 April 2016
    Australian National Memorial Villers-Bretonneux, France

    Anzac Day Dawn Service
    03:15 pre-service commemorative program commences
    05:30 Dawn Service commences

     

  • 25 April 2016
    Anzac Commemorative Site Turkey

    Anzac Day Dawn Service
    20:00 (24 April) pre-service program commences
    05:30 Dawn Service commences

  • Wall feature at the event, red writing on a stone looking wall
    26 April 2016 to 1 May 2016
    Tamworth , NSW

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

May 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Wall feature at the event, red writing on a stone looking wall
    26 April 2016 to 1 May 2016
    Tamworth , NSW

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Two doorways with railings and a desk
    17 May 2016 to 23 May 2016
    Toowoomba , QLD

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

June 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Newspaper clipping
    17 June 2016 to 30 June 2016
    Brisbane , QLD

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

July 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Tuesday 19 July 2016
    Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery Fromelles, France

    Commemorative Service
    12:00 pre-service program commences
    13:00 Service commences

     

  • Sunday 19 July 2016
    France
  • Saturday 23 July 2016
    1st Australian Division Memorial Pozieres, France

    Commemorative Service
    15:00 pre-service program commences
    16:00 Service commences

     

  • Hallway with feature items on the walls
    25 July 2016 to 31 July 2016
    Mackay , QLD

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

August 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • 6 August 2016
    Lone Pine Cemetery

    The commemorative service planned for 6 August, to mark the 101st anniversary of the Battle of Lone Pine, at Gallipoli will not proceed.

  • 11 August 2016
    Australian War Memorial Canberra , ACT
  • Three kids looking at artwork
    August 2016
    Cairns , QLD

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Thursday 18 August 2016
    National
  • 18 August 2016
    Gallipoli Barracks, Enoggera Military Base Brisbane , QLD
  • 18 August 2016
    Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial
    Anzac Parade
    Canberra , ACT

    Commemorative Service
    09:30 Arrival
    10:00 Service commences

September 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Red hallway with people looking at different exhibits
    September 2016
    Townsville , QLD

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

October 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Exhibits in the hallway with artwork on the walls
    October 2016
    Darwin , NT

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a traveling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

November 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Peacekeeping words on a wall
    November 2016
    Port Augusta , SA

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

  • Feature wall with artwork being observed by guests
    November/December 2016
    Perth , WA

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

December 2016

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

January 2017

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Three people looking at mural with headphones on
    11-16 January 2017
    Bunbury , WA

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

  • People looking at artwork on the wall
    30 January - 5 February 2017
    Kalgoorlie , WA

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

February 2017

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Crowd of people
    Wednesday 15 February 2017 11.00am
    Australia Ballarat , VIC

    The national service commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Fall of Singapore and the service and sacrifice of all Australian prisoners of war 

  • Hallway with artwork on the walls
    21 - 27 February 2017
    Geelong , VIC

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

March 2017

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience exhibition space
    12 March - 17 March 2017
    Orange , NSW

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

  • Artwork on walls
    29 March - 4 April 2017
    Newcastle , NSW

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War.

April 2017

  • September 2015 to April 2017
    Multiple locations across Australia

    The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia’s involvement in the First World War, and the

  • Tuesday 25 April 2017
    The Australian National Memorial Villers-Bretonneux, France
  • A cemetery surrounded by trees. There is a large cross in the background
    Tuesday 25 April 2017 10:30am
    Pieta Military Cemetery PIE

    In accordance with long-standing tradition in Malta, the High Commission will hold a commemorative and wreath-laying ceremony on Anzac Day at

  • Tuesday 25 April 2017, 3.00pm
    The Australian ‘Digger’ Memorial Bullecourt, France
  • Tuesday 25 April 2017
    Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey

June 2017

  • 75th anniversary of Bomber Command Operations
    Sunday 4 June 2017
    Bomber Command Memorial, Australian War Memorial Canberra , ACT

August 2017

  • 75th anniversary of the Battle of Milne Bay
    Friday 25 August 2017
    Last Post Ceremony, Australian War Memorial Canberra , ACT

September 2017

  • Thursday 14 September 2017
    Commemorative Service held at the proposed Australian Peacekeeping Memorial
    Anzac Parade
    Canberra , ACT

    Thursday 14 September 2017 will mark 70 years of Australia’s involvement in international peacekeeping.

  • Battle of Polygon Wood, Passchendaele
    Tuesday 26 September 2017
    Ypres, Belgium
    5th Division Memorial, Buttes New British Cemetery
    Zonnebeke

    On 26 September 2017, the Australian Government will conduct a National Commemorative service for the Centenary of the Battle of Polygon Wood, Pass

October 2017

November 2017

  • The 75th Anniversary of Kokoda and the Beachheads
    Thursday 2 November 2017
    Last Post Ceremony, Australian War Memorial Canberra , ACT