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WWII Brisbane Walking Tour

A City-wide walking tour exploring significant events and sites in Brisbane’s WWII history from 1939-1942.

Program Overview
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.
Program Details
Audience: Secondary,  Suitable for Grades 8 – 12
Curriculum Areas: History
Fees:  $150 per tour
*all fees are GST inclusive. Supervising adults FREE.
Duration: 60 mins
Options: MoB Learn Monday Excursion

Historical Walking Tour
This guided 60 minute walking tour of the Brisbane CBD explores the significant sites and locations of historical events during the WWII 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.

Book or Make an Enquiry

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If you would like to book or make an enquiry about this Learn Program, please fill out the form linked below.
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