This walking tour will immerse your students in a fascinating period of our city’s social history when more than 80,000 American soldiers were stationed in Brisbane during the Second World War. Explore significant historic sites including the headquarters of the Allied Forces in the south-west Pacific, and understand the lasting impact of these events on contemporary Brisbane.
Historical Walking Tour
This guided walking tour of the Brisbane CBD explores the significant sites and locations of historical events during the Second World War period. Locations include the Signature Wall at City Hall, King George Square, ANZAC Square and the Battle of Brisbane. Content is tailored to align with the History curriculum.
Difficulty: This tour is suitable for all fitness levels and abilities.