Sydney Harbour Bridge War Memorial

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Scale model of Sydney Harbour Bridge above a circular wishing well. Bridge pylons made of sandstone and the well is made of concrete.

The memorial is outside a building on Military Drive within the old Rozelle hospital grounds. The memorial faces the southern corner of Callan Park Oval.


On the pylons

1914 1918

1939 1945

Plaque 1

This memorial was unveiled by His Excellency Air Vice-Marshal Sir Philip W. Game G.B.E., K.C.B., D.S.O. Governor. 4th August, 1931. Donated by Sydney Legacy Club

Plaque 2

Memorial erected by Patients of B Ward in proud memory of those who made the great sacrifice. Donated by the Sydney Junior Legacy Club (Deceased Soldiers Children)

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Callan Park
Cnr Military and Waterfront Drives
Lilyfield NSW 2040
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Other
Recorded by
Mr Craig Smedley. Mr Peter Handler
Year of construction
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Dedication date
04 August 1931
  • First World War, 1914–18
  • Second World War, 1939–45