Heritage council against ANZAC Hall demolition for war memorial expansion

Sarah Basford Canales
By Sarah Basford Canales
October 13 2020 - 1:30pm
The Australian Institute of Architects strongly oppose the demolition of Anzac Hall as part of the planned redevelopment of the Australian War Memorial. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The War Memorial's controversial multi-million dollar redevelopment, including the destruction of ANZAC Hall, has been backed by a heritage report commissioned by the memorial, despite the government's own heritage council saying it couldn't support the project.


Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Canberra Times journalist

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