In our virtual museum you can browse the stories and objects that relate to Broome during World War II.

This virtual museum is supported by education resources that are suitable for use with secondary students.

This online resource has been supported by the Commonwealth Government, under the Saluting Their Service Commemorations Program.

Please click on the links below to start exploring the stories of Broome’s wartime experiences.


The Commonwealth has not participated in the research, production or exercised editorial control over the Virtual Museum or its contents. The views expressed and conclusions reached herein do not necessarily represent those of the Commonwealth, which expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content or accuracy of the Virtual Museum.

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