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Royal Australian Air Force Memorial

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Worth the visit along ANZAC Avenue.

This is one of the many memorials along ANZAC Avenue. They are all along the avenue and it is worth... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2016
Andrew M
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Sydney, Australia
my visit

enjoyed this and so did all our visitors we will return

Reviewed 21 April 2012
lynne s
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canberra
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14 May 2018
“Great endeavors for the Royal Australian Air Force”
6 Jul 2016
“Simple but moving.”
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This memorial was dedicated to the the Royal Australian Air Force. The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh came all the way from Great Britain to unveil this monument. It was important to him. The monument is made of stainless steel, symbolic of flight. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Anzac Parade is lined with memorials from different countries and the Australian Armed forces as well as different battles that Australia has been involved in. Best way to see it is to grab a bike and bike up one side and down the other, stopping...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

We were a little disappointed with the Air Force memorial. We have seen many in other Countries which are far more impressive, but is still one to see along the Parade

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank bryan61
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Some of the memorials along ANZAC parade are more 'artistic' sculptures than the others. This is one of those where there is symbolism in the shapes of the memorial as well as the meaning of the memorial itself. This gives it an interesting appeal as...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank 890RichardF
Reviewed 3 January 2016

This is one of the many memorials along ANZAC Avenue. They are all along the avenue and it is worth visiting them all.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 15 February 2013

A very peaceful location and well worth the visit. I participated in the dedication of a memorial to ex National Service Air Force Men who served during the first period of National Service 1951 - 1957

Thank John B
Reviewed 21 April 2012

enjoyed this and so did all our visitors we will return

Thank lynne s
Reviewed 15 February 2012

Less pleasing than it used to be after the RAAF brass decided to add some shots of "square jawed heroes" to the fine sculpture that is still there.

Thank aussietraveller36
Reviewed 28 January 2012

My first (late) husband was in the RAAF, it's as simple as that.

Thank Myrtle-Meanderer
Reviewed 20 June 2011

The RAAF Memorial was unveiled on the 50th anniversary of the organisation. The Memorial comprises 3 upturned wing-like shapes representing endurance, courage and strength, traits possessed in ample quality by the men and women in this force. Images inscribed on 3 black granite walls complete...More

Date of experience: June 2011
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