An online exhibition delving into the events and impact of the Pacific War on the battlefront and at home, 75 years after they occurred.
Australian, Japanese and U.S. perspectives highlight the immense impact of the war on everyone it touched.
28 February 1942
The night of Feb 28, 1942 saw the HMAS Perth and USS Houston face off against a large portion of the Imperial Japanese. This is their story of facing overwhelming odds, and the battle's aftermath.
9 December 1941
The Bombing of Darwin was the first attack by Japanese forces on the Australian mainland after Australia had officially declared war on Japan on the 9th December 1941.
The Homefront WWII
WAPIP75 2018 Education Program
The 2018 theme was The Homefront, examining how civilians lived in a world at war and contributed to the war effort. The banner exhibition is now travelling.