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Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial

Anzac Parade, Canberra, Australia
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somber

Its hard to describe the feeling you get visiting it reminds me of friends and family past and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
johncA6381ZC
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Rye
Very moving and a work of art

This memorial very powerfully conveys the experiences of our Vietnam veterans. Standing inside it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robin S
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Adelaide, Australia
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Anzac Parade, Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its hard to describe the feeling you get visiting it reminds me of friends and family past and present who served survived and died .

Thank johncA6381ZC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This memorial very powerfully conveys the experiences of our Vietnam veterans. Standing inside it can be eerily quiet. The names of all of our people who died in that war are in the ring that is suspended over the inside of the memorial.

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A remarkable memorial with creative design remembering those that served at Vietnam . This is not to forget the sacrifices made from the other conflicts remembered in the parade that are special in their own ways too .

Thank taqueeney
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Vietnam memorial is the most detailed memorial on ANZAC Parade. It's definitely a place to stop by before continuing walking. The memorial has some detailed artwork with a lot of symbolism and it's quite beautiful. If on ANZAC Parade I would recommend paying this...More

Thank Viljami T
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This area of the Anzac Parade leading up to the War Memorial is so well laid out. Not in you face but tactfully done. A great legacy to those who were conscripted or otherwise involved in this conflict

Thank Geoff P
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We enjoyed walking down Anzac Parade in Canberra and stopping to see the many Memorials, thanks to all the Australians who served in the Vietnam campaign:O)

Thank AussiesvisitUSA
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

.....for all the fallen. All along this street you can see short memorials as you progress up the hill. Walk it....it's worth it.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This simple memorial is sophisticated and thoughtful. Just stop for a few minutes of reflection on the way to the war memorial. an inspired design that has stood the test of time. One of the first memorials that the participant experiences spatially and has the...More

Thank ChapmanCanberra
Reviewed 6 December 2016

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!

Thank TheAngryAnt
Reviewed 20 November 2016

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.

Thank trishlampard
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