Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial, Canberra
(4.6/5 based on 90+ 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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  • I'm a Vietnam Vet served with 2 Rifle Infantry Battalions...I always leave a little bit more of me everytime I visit here...it's so quite and I can hear my mates voices once again! 
  • We found this to be an emotional monument for us. It has been very well done. It was also quite peaceful, All of the monuments on the Parade are excellent. 
  • 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.