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Description:Regular visitors will notice that we have made changes to our operations to ensure the health and safety of visitors, staff and volunteers. This online exhibition presents finalists in the 2020 Napier Waller Art Prize and those entries awarded ‘highly commended’ by the judging panel. Explore our Museum At Home hub to discover stories about our nation’s servicemen and servicewomen and the Australian experience of war. David Nicolson has an image of a Bushmaster tattooed on his arm, a permanent reminder of his experiences in Afghanistan. When Christine Hall’s husband Stephen returned from Afghanistan in 2012, she felt compelled to capture the moment forever. Matt Jones never dreamt that he would one day win a national art prize for veterans, but that’s exactly what happened. Explore the Collection Our collection contains a wealth of material to help you research and find your connection with the wartime experiences of the brave men and women who served in Australia’s military forces. Explore the Collection Visit the Memorial The Australian War Memorial was voted the number one landmark in Australia by travellers in the 2016 Trip Advisor awards. Come and see why. Find out more Donations bequests Your generous donation will be used to ensure the memory of our Defence Forces and what they have done for us, and what they continue to do for our freedom remains – today and into the future. Donate today Places of Pride Places of Pride, the National Register of War Memorials, is a new initiative designed to record the locations and photographs of every publicly accessible memorial across Australia. Find out more ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF TRADITIONAL CUSTODIANS The Australian War Memorial acknowledges the traditional custodians of country throughout Australia. We recognise their continuing connection to land, sea and waters. We pay our respects to elders past and present.
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