Hours and admission

 

Opening hours

The Anzac Memorial is open every day, except Good Friday and Christmas Day, from 9.00am to 5.00pm.

The Memorial's Centenary Extension will be open to the public from 11 November 2018. A fitting tribute to mark the Centenary of the Armistice. For more information about the event on Remembrance Day go to our what's on guide

 

Admission to the Memorial is free

 

Good times to visit

Time spent at the Memorial is individual and depends on your interests; we recommend you allow yourself approximately 1 hour to explore.  The Memorial’s quietest times are 9:00–9.30am and after 3.00pm Monday to Friday.

Occasional special events may result in the Memorial's closure for short periods. 

If you would like to chat to one of our staff about planning your visit, please call us directly on (02) 8262 2900 or email manager@anzacmemorial.nsw.gov.au

 

 

On this day

On this day
15 November

1899 — During the BOER WAR, Gen Botha’s troops wrecked an armoured train and captured 60 prisoners including journalist WINSTON CHURCHILL

1914 — HMAS SYDNEY and HMAS MELBOURNE finished escort duties with the “ANZAC” Convoy and proceeded to the WEST ATLANTIC where they patrolled the West Indies and the east coast of North America for 18 months

1944 — The Australian Government approved sending Australian Women’s Army Service (AWAS) members overseas. AWAS members went to LAE, New Guinea, and served in forward areas for the first time. Female nursing and  medical personnel were already in New Guinea