City of Moreton Bay

Ink in the Lines

Behind every tattoo is a story of remembrance, mateship, identity and healing.

Exhibitions

Event Details

Category

Exhibitions

Event Starts

Feb 24, 2024

Event Ends

May 12, 2024

Venue

Redcliffe Museum

Location

75 Anzac Avenue, Redcliffe QLD 4020, Australia

Behind every tattoo is a story of remembrance, mateship, identity and healing.

Tattoos are a conversation starter. Many members and veterans of the Australian Defence Forces have tattoos.

While their reasons for getting tattooed are as varied as the people themselves, self expression and belonging play a part.

They also share a common purpose in getting inked: to remember.

Hear the stories behind the tattoos in the Ink in the Lines exhibition; showcasing Australia’s modern veterans and their families, who through their tattoos commemorate the people, events and experiences which shaped their lives.

An Australian War Memorial touring exhibition.

Ink in the Lines can be explored during Redcliffe Museum’s opening hours, Wednesday to Friday, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM and Saturday to Sunday, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM.


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