Getting to the Memorial

ADDRESS

The Anzac Memorial is located within Hyde Park South. The closest cross streets are Elizabeth Street and Liverpool Street. Museum is the closest train station and is only a short walk from the Memorial.

To organise your trip by public transport we recommend visiting http://www.transportnsw.info/ or calling 131500.

TRAIN - Museum Station is a few minutes walk from the Memorial.

BUS - Bus services do stop on Elizabeth Street and Liverpool Street. Please note there is no parking for school or chartered buses on site.

CAR - Limited public parking is available around the Hyde Park perimeter. There are a number of nearby car parks visit http://www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/explore/getting-around/parking/car-parks for more information. Visitors are advised to strongly consider public transport.

CYCLE - Hyde Park South is accessible by cycle, however the Anzac Memorial does not have bike racks.

FREE CBD SHUTTLE - This free schuttle bus (route 555) stops on George St before Bathurst Street, which is a 10-minute walk to the Memorial. The service operates Monday to Friday 9am to 3:30pm, and 9am-6pm on weekends.

 

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