Remembrance Day 2018: Queensland remembers

Remembrance Day 2018: Queensland remembers

Join us as we commemorate the centenary anniversary of the Armistice, the historic agreement that led to the end of the First World War.

Enjoy a week full of free activities such as nightly building illuminations, a symposium, film screenings and a family-friendly picnic with food, entertainment and music. There is something for everyone!

This project is a joint initiative between the Queensland Government and the Anzac Centenary Public Fund.

Venue:
State Library of Queensland, Stanley Place, South Bank, South Brisbane
Cost:
Free
Bookings:

Bookings required for some events

More information:
Queensland Memory
(07) 3840 7887
qldmemory@slq.qld.gov.au

Program of events

The long tail of war symposium

The long tail of war symposium: day 1

SLQ Auditorium 2, level 2
Starts 6th Nov 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

The long tail of war symposium

The long tail of war symposium: day 2

SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2
Starts 7th Nov 2018, 9:30am - 3:30pm

Join us for this fascinating symposium that will reveal the stories of what happened next as we commemorate the centenary anniversary of the Armistice.

Black Diggers screening with Wesley Enoch

Black Diggers screening with Wesley Enoch

SLQ Auditorium 1, level 2
Starts 10th Nov 2018 2:00pm-4:30pm, then Every day, until 11th Nov 2018

The landmark, critically acclaimed production of Black Diggers tells the untold story of Indigenous soldiers in WWI.

Picnic for peace2

Picnic for peace

Maiwar Green near State Library of Queensland
Starts 11th Nov 2018, 10am - 4pm

Commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War with a day of food, entertainment, music and films for the family to enjoy.

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