Brendan Nelson to leave Australian War Memorial

The Morrison government will kickstart a nationwide search for a new head of the Australian War Memorial, after former Liberal Party leader Brendan Nelson announced his decision to step down.

The former opposition leader and Australian Medical Association president has led a nearly $500m refurbishment of the Canberra icon and been a vocal advocate for the War Memorial during his tenure.

He will leave the role of AWM director at the end of the year when his term is up. A recruitment process will start in coming weeks to find a replacement.

see the full article in “The Australian