Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial, Canberra
(4.6/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
A sober, poignant memorial to the Australians who served during the course of the 1962 to 1973 war in Vietnam, the imposing angular shape of Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial towers above Canberra’s ANZAC parade. The memorial encompasses three concrete stelae rising from a moat, as well as a wall with 33 quotations recalling important military and political events. Use our Canberra tourist route planner to visit Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial on your trip to Canberra, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A very impressive and moving memorial to the servicemen and women that served. Interesting design and good historical info. Was very moved when I visited it. 
  • A poignant memorial to those who served in this difficult conflict. Located on the drive leading up to the War Memorial, pause here to remember their service. 
  • We just happened to wander past this strolling down Anzac Pde and meandered over to have a closer look. Whoever designed this should be covered in kisses - it's wonderful, emotional, moving. Well wort...  more »