AWM Memorial Boxes
The Australian Armour and Artillery Museum is the Far North Queensland agent for the distribution of the Australian War Memorial educational memorial boxes.
Memorial Boxes can be used to invigorate classroom lessons, inspire historical investigation, and add meaning to commemorative activities. They can also be adapted for use as a therapeutic tool in an aged care facility or as an interactive display in a community museum.
The museum has the following memorial boxes available:
- Box 01 Australia in the First World War (x2)
- Box 03 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Wartime Service
- Box 04 Australia Under Attack
- Box 06 Our War in the Pacific, 1942
Click HERE to go to the Australian War Memorial website where it explains the boxes and how to use them.
Reservation of AWM Memorial Boxes
Please note that the days around Anzac Day (25th April) and Remembrance Day (11th November) are the peak usage periods for the memorial boxes. When you have made a selection please let us know ASAP as it is first in first served when it comes to booking the boxes. To book a Memorial Box please call the museum on 07 4038 1665 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Schools and other community groups
We understand that each school and other community group’s requirements will differ, which is why we welcome you to work with us to prior to your visit so we can accommodate your visit accordingly. The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum also offer a discount for group bookings, so should you be interested in a school or other community excursion to our museum, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 07 4038 1665 or via email, email@example.com