About our App and Website

Big Sky Publishing in conjunction with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and the Australian Army History Unit has undertaken to establish a comprehensive record of Australia’s wartime sites.

The objectives of the Remembering Them App & Website is:

  • Create the most comprehensive record of Australia’s wartime sites
  • Identify where the sites are located
  • Provide a concise history of each site
  • Provide users with the opportunity to explore and discover Australia’s wartime history
  • Provide the App for free to the public so as to assist with educating and generating awareness of our wartime history and heritage

Information Sources

The listings that make up this directory come from numerous sources. The key content providers however are:

We would also like to thank the many Returned Services Leagues, Clubs and the public for providing details of many wartime sites.


App Features and Benefits

  • Browse Sites by Category and Location

    Browse Sites by Category and Location

  • Read a brief history of each site

    Read a brief history of each site

  • Use the ‘Near Me’ function and find directions to sites near you

    Use the ‘Near Me’ function and find directions to sites near you

  • Share your favourites on Twitter and Facebook

    Share your favourites on Twitter and Facebook

  • Explore Australia’s wartime customs, traditions and history

    Explore Australia’s wartime customs, traditions and history

  • Access education activities for schools

    Access education activities for schools


The primary sponsors of Remembering Them App

Download the Remembering Them App for free

Developed by Big Sky Publishing, this cross-platform Android and Apple application is sponsored by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs with support from the Australian Army History Unit.

Remembering Them is available to the public free of charge from iTunes and Google Play.