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11 Apr 15
12 Apr 15
Marathon Start Line

2015 Australian Running Festival

Old Parliament House lawns

Don't miss your chance to participate in the 2015 Australian Running Festival, featuring the The Canberra Times Canberra Marathon, an Ultra Marathon, Half Marathon and 10km and 5km fun run distances....

3 Nov 14
3 Nov 15
Australian soldier on watch in the Afghanistan countryside

Afghanistan: The Australian Story

Australian War Memorial

Afghanistan and the Middle East are now linked to Australia's national story. Australia's mission is clear: to combat international terrorism, to stabilise Afghanistan, and to support Australia's...

3 Apr 15
24 Apr 15
Child's face viewd through some leaves

afterDARK Scavenger Hunt Tours

Australian National Botanic Gardens

Take an afterDARK Scavenger Hunt Tours and see what you can find in the Australian National Botanic Gardens at night. Gather your family for a night-time botanical scavenger hunt with treasures and...

12 Dec 14
27 May 15
Marble sculpture of folded flags

Alex Seton: As of today

Australian War Memorial

See the remarkable sculptures that commemorate the lives of the 41 soldiers who lost their lives while serving in Afghanistan. "The power of the sculpted flags is developed through the way their...

27 Mar 15
26 Jul 15
Crucifixion of Civilisation (halftone reproduction 1932), by Rayner Hoff

All that fall: Sacrifice, life and loss in the First World War

National Portrait Gallery

Focusing on the wide-ranging theme of loss and absence, All that fall: Sacrifice, life and loss in the First World War provides a moving 'portrait' of loss during the First World War on the...

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