Latest News: The Anzac Memorial Centenary Project

Community Newsletter Number 8

10th November 2017

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Construction update

10th November 2017

View 14 months of Centenary Project construction in 2 minutes of time-lapsed footage.

Community Newsletter Number 7

4th September 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 6

9th June 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 5

3rd April 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 4

1st February 2017

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Community Newsletter Number 3

6th December 2016

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Community Newsletter Number 2

5th October 2016

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Hoardings now surround Centenary Project construction site

4th October 2016

Graphic panels have been placed on the fencing to keep the community informed during construction and show just some of the Memorial's treasures.

Community Newsletter Number 1

31st August 2016

Anzac Memorial Centenary Project works will commence in September 2016. Read the community newsletter for more information.

Redevelopment of Anzac Memorial begins

20th August 2016

The first sod has today been turned on the $40 million enhancement of the Anzac Memorial in Sydney’s Hyde Park.

26 June 2016

A new public artwork inspired by a century of military service and its legacy will for the centrepiece of the Anzac Memorial Centenary Project.

Hyde Park Anzac Memorial redevelopment plans unveiled

20th July 2015

The Anzac Memorial in Sydney’s Hyde Park will be redeveloped to complete its original 1930s vision.

On this day
20 February

1942 — Battle of KOEPANG. Japanese troops landed in Timor and met spirited resistance from the Australian troops. Faced with overwhelming odds, most of the Australians surrendered, while others joined forces with the 2/2nd Independent Company and waged a long and gruelling guerrilla campaign, with assistance of friendly Timorese, against the Japanese. The initial attack on Timor cost 84 Australian lives