Talks & Events

  • Friends Garden Luncheon

    Friday 23 November, 12:00pm

    Join us for a festive end to the year and light luncheon in the Terrace Courtyard (weather permitting). Following the luncheon, Friends will be taken on a special tour of the gardens to view some of the plants that are featured in Flowers of War.

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  • Spring Gardens Tour

    Saturday 24 November, 10:30am

    Explore the Shrine gardens on this special guided tour. Discover which of our plants and trees have been immortalised in the enamelled emblems of the centenary exhibition Flowers of War.

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  • ANZAC Centenary 2014-2018 sharing victoria's stories

    A Century of Emergency Relief

    Friday 30 November, 12:00pm

    As fighting ceased on the Western Front in November 1918, the Australian military turned its attention to a threat closer to home. The Spanish influenza had arrived in the Pacific Islands and was taking a devastating toll on the populations of Samoa, Tonga and Fiji. Hear an author from the Official History of Australian Peacekeeping, Humanitarian and Post–Cold War Operations series, Dr Steven Bullard, as he reflects on a century of Australian emergency relief missions.

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    Presenter: Dr Steven Bullard
    Date: Friday 30 November, midday
    Location: Auditorium, Shrine of Remembrance
    Cost: $5.00, free for Shrine Friends

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