Talks & Events

  • Stern Justice

    Wednesday 1 May, 6:00pm

    In the aftermath of the Second World War, Australia conducted hundreds of trials against Japanese wartime leaders. Adam Wakeling considers whether these trials were acts of justice or revenge and what we can learn from them today.

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  • Australia as Peacemaker?

    Wednesday 15 May, 12:00pm

    Join Dr Tania Miletic, specialist in peace and conflict studies, as she reflects on the Australian experience of conflict prevention and peace building processes around the world.

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  • Curator Talk: The Korean War

    Thursday 23 May, 12:00pm

    Shrine Curator Neil Sharkey shares his insights into the creation of our latest special exhibition on the Korean War. Although the fighting ceased over 65 years ago, the war has never ended.

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  • The Missing Man

    Tuesday 28 May, 12:00pm

    Len Waters was a trailblazer. In realising his childhood dream, Len became the first and only Indigenous Australian fighter-pilot. Join Peter Rees as he reflects on this man’s extraordinary life.

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