Other Places to Visit

Located in Australia's oldest park, the Anzac Memorial is surrounded by a number of other monuments and cultural institutions. Please contact them directly if you are interested in more information.

Sydney's Cenotaph is located nearby in Martin Place.

Australian Museum - http://australianmuseum.net.au/

Hyde Park Barracks - http://sydneylivingmuseums.com.au/hyde-park-barracks-museum

State Library NSW - http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/

A little further away from the Anzac Memorial but still within walking distance is the Sydney Jewish Museum - http://sydneyjewishmuseum.com.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