Anzac Square & Memorial Galleries

The place where Queensland remembers  

Experience the quiet solitude of Queensland’s pre-eminent war memorial and gain a greater understanding of Australia’s military past at Anzac Square.   
  
Located in Brisbane CBD, with the spectacular Shrine of Remembrance and Eternal Flame burning at its heart, Anzac Square provides permanent recognition for those who have served our nation and offers a place to reflect on their commitment, bravery, and sacrifice.

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Explore the Memorial Galleries

Embark on an interactive journey from the First World War to today inside Anzac Square Memorial Galleries—a free exhibition curated by State Library of Queensland—open Sunday to Friday, 10am to 4pm (excluding public holidays).  

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Discover the people, places and stories that underpin the Queensland war experience on a free, guided tour of Anzac Square Memorial Galleries, or at one of our special events.

Memorial statue

On 27 May 2022, a dedicated memorial to Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander service men and women was unveiled in Brisbane’s Anzac Square. 

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Jack Flynn stepped forward in July 1940 and volunteered to join the Army where he flourished, a keen athlete, he was selected to attend a specialist Physical Training Instructors course in Victoria, but after injuring himself earned himself an ear

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Marching band participates in the Peace Day procession in Brisbane, 1919