Learning with the Anzac Memorial
For schools and teachers

Creative, inquiry led and object-based learning, linked to the NSW Curriculum. Our aim is to share the skills and resources within the Anzac Memorial and provide opportunities for students and teachers to explore our history, artwork, artefacts and architecture in creative and engaging ways.

Enquire now, email: education@anzacmemorial.nsw.gov.au, phone: 02 8262 2904.

On this day

On this day
8 February

1942 — Japanese advances forced the Allied troops to retreat from Malaya and concentrate in SINGAPORE which was believed to be a impregnable fortress. On the day, Japanese forces crossed the Straits of Johore and began the invasion of Singapore. They were engaged by troops of the 22nd and 27th Brigades of the 8th Australian Division