WORK on the $550 million revamped Australian Conflict Memorial will begin subsequent 12 months.

Australian Conflict Memorial Director Matt Anderson mentioned contracts with three contsruction corporations –Lendlease, Kane Constructions and Hindmarsh – have been signed this week.

Kane Constructions will construct the Southern Entry of the memorial, Hindmarsh will construct the C.E.W. Bean Constructing extension, and Lendlease will construct the brand new Anzac Corridor.

“That is an thrilling milestone for everybody engaged on the event as it should permit the contractors to carry every of the three phases into actuality,” mentioned Anderson.

“Charles Bean wished to create a memorial, an archive and a museum, and the constructing works embody this imaginative and prescient,” Mr Anderson mentioned.

“In a becoming end, the roof of the brand new Anzac Corridor takes its inspiration from the long-lasting Australian rising solar badge.”

The venture is predicted to be completed in 2028.

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Ian Meikle, editor