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North Terrace and Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking along the area of the University of Adelaide and Terrace street one stumbles upon the expressive and graceful memorial. It honors the amazing and courageous sacrifice of Australian warriors fighting for the freedom and peace of others in World War One. The memorial should...More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped to pay our respects at the memorial. One thing that Australia does very well is create respectful and grand memorials to their servicemen and women. The whole thing is worth a visit but don't forget the crosses etc that have been brought back from...More

Thank Grant N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The memorial seemed smalll until you realize there is an interior portion as well. Worth walked through.

Thank Monica_Tampa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only saw this twice in passing, but I thought it was a very poignant memorial to those lost in battle.

Thank SandyH2525
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took a walk down North Terrace from the Stamford Plaza Hotel to the Botanic Gardens, and I was totally impressed by the number of grand heritage buildings along the way, including the War Memorial but also among many others, the buildings of Adelaide Uni,...More

Thank Maps674419
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The Adelaide War Memorial commemorates those who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War 1 and is situated adjacent to Government House. During our travels through various countries we have seen many variations of war memorials, some imposing and some small, but all with a...More

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A city memorial to those who fought in the First World War. The marble angel framed within the main granite arch represents the “spirit of duty”, and holds a sword in the shape of a cross signifying “battle and sacrifice”. The three bronze figures below...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Located on North Terrace, this is where the Annual ANZAC Day Memorial Service is held. Located on a small plaza and now incorporates a new Memorial Walk down to the Torrens.

Thank clutterbells
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We were on an excursion and throughly enjoyed learning the history of this beautiful country. There was so much to see and because we were on an excursion we did not have a lot of time. Well worth your time.

Thank Clyde M
Reviewed 2 August 2018

A beautiful tribute to the fallen of WWI. Don’t miss looking inside. I have visited many memorials including Ypres and the Menin Gate and obviously this is match smaller but it’s a fine monument to the lost.

Thank David H
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