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Royal Australian Navy Memorial

Anzac Parade, Canberra, Australia
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Anzac parade is full of memorials to past wars, other countries and the Australian armed forces... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2016
Fiona B
Canberra, Australia
Moving and remarkable

The Royal Australian Navy Memorial is a moving tribute to the people who have served Australia at... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2016
Canberra, Australia
via mobile
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Jul 6, 2016
Apr 14, 2016
“Moving and remarkable”
Anzac Parade, Canberra, Australia

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Reviewed July 6, 2016

Anzac parade is full of memorials to past wars, other countries and the Australian armed forces. Best way to view them all is to grab a bike and bike up one side and down the other. This one is not the best of them -...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

The Royal Australian Navy Memorial is a moving tribute to the people who have served Australia at sea. The number and range of wars and conflicts is remarkable. The memorial is a moving place.

Thank 81happytraveller735
Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

We didn't really like this memorial. It's a personal choice but sometimes trying to do something different isn't always successful, we just prefer something more traditional.

Thank bryan61
Reviewed January 5, 2016

It took reading the plaque to work out all of the shapes and their meanings in this memorial but that does mean you spend extra time taking it in. There is a danger that you focus on just the sculpture and not the overall meaning...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed July 30, 2015

A stark reminder of how some gave much for many. Allows for thought and contemplation while sitting in a relaxing place.

Thank SScribe231
Reviewed September 3, 2013

If you are visiting the Australian War Memorial, try and include a visit to some of the notable memorials situated in Anzac Avenue. Memorials such as this one, together with the Vietnam War Memorial, the RAAF Memorial, the Royal Australian Regiment etc all serve as...More

Thank Iain B
Reviewed August 12, 2012

stunning bronze sculpture by artist Ante Dabro. Ante has other works at the Australian National University, Canberra Airport and in the City. The memorial is combines bronze and water in a very dramatic way

Thank Wendy T
Reviewed June 19, 2011

An elaborate bronze monument, combining both sight and sound, the Royal Australian Navy Memorial is a wonderful tribute to the Navy. Combining easily recognisable aspects of navy personnel and features, the memorial includes running water that is engineered to symbolise the noises of a boat...More

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