Category Archives: Australian War Memorial

Over The Front

over the front – the Great War in the Air is an exhibition now open at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra. The exhibition reflects the part Australians played in the air battles over the battlefields of the Western Front. … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day at The Australian War Memorial The FFFAIF was represented by a large group, of approximately, 40 members and guests at the Remembrance Day Service at the Australian War Memorial. Officials and members of the public gathered in the … Continue reading

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*AWM Anniversary.

The Australian War Memorial is a world class, award winning Museum celebrating its 67th anniversary next week. The Museum was officially opened on 11th November, 1941. Photo: Australian War Memorial, Canberra The Australian War Memorial is the result of the … Continue reading

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90th Anniversary.

 Next Week – 90th Anniversary 11 November 2008 is the 90th Anniversary of the signing of the Armistice which brought about the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front. When news of the end of the war reached the members … Continue reading

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*Wartime Magazine

The Australian War Memorial’s official magazine Wartime has been in print since November 1997. The most recent issue, number 44, is a First World War Special Issue. It includes a collection of articles on ‘Australia’s Worst 24 hours FROMELLES’ from … Continue reading

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Twilight at AWM

During January 2008 the Australian War Memorial Canberra provided the opportunity on three occasions to visit the Memorial at twilight. On each of these evenings the Memorial closed with a special Choir performance by Sing Australia, followed by the playing of either … Continue reading

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