The Office of Australian War Graves
The Office of Australian War Graves takes care of war cemeteries and war graves. They work in Australia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. They also build and look after official Australian memorials overseas.
About the Office of Australian War Graves (OAWG)
Our role as an agent of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Visiting a War Cemetery or Garden of Remembrance
War Cemeteries and plots, and Gardens of Remembrance are open to all who wish to visit
Care for war graves and memorials
The preservation of war graves, commemorations and memorials within Australia and the Pacific
Current projects and announcements
Care and maintenance activities undertaken by the Office of Australian War Graves.
Being Prepared: Commemorating Your Service
The nature of a veteran’s war service may mean they are entitled to have their service commemorated at their site of interment or on a plaque in a Garden of Remembrance.
Visitor trails and education
View the trails, centres and websites we fund to inform visitors of the Australia experience of war
What the Office of Australian War Graves does
Information on what the Office of Australian War Graves is responsible for