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Overseas Commemorations

Current registrations for commemorative services scheduled for 2018 (last updated on 22 June 2018)
Service Category A Category B Category C Total occupation
Battle of Hamel 2018 Occupation: 590
Capacity: 2000
Occupied: 29.50%
Occupation: 409
Capacity: 400
Occupied: 102.25%
Occupation: 88
Capacity: 150
Occupied: 58.67%
Occupation: 1087
Capacity: 2550
Occupied: 42.62%
Centenary of WWI Armistice
Villers-Bretonneux 2018
Occupation: 984
Capacity: 2000
Occupied: 49.20%
Occupation: 215
Capacity: 280
Occupied: 76.79%
Occupation: 102
Capacity: 100
Waitlisted: 10
Occupied: 102%
Occupation: 1301
Capacity: 2380
Waitlist: 15
Occupied: 54.66%

Category A: Australian citizens and permanent residents of Australia (in respect of the Australian Commemorations) or Australian and New Zealand citizens and permanent residents of Australia and New Zealand (in respect of the Joint Commemorations);
Category B: Citizens of the country in which the Commemoration is to be hosted; and
Category C: Citizens of other countries.

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If you continue to experience issues with registrations, contact the overseas commemorations call centre on 1300 364 002. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

This information is provided to support your attendance at an overseas commemoration organised by the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA). Service specific information as well as what to expect and how to prepare before you travel is provided.

Attendance passes will be required for most overseas commemorations conducted by DVA within the safe, secure and comfortable carrying capacity of the commemorative sites. To confirm whether an attendance pass is required for the service you are attending, check the service specific page.

Obtain your attendance pass for available overseas commemorations.

Commemorative services are scheduled for 2018
Service date Service name Location
Wednesday, 4 July 2018 Centenary of the Battle of Hamel Australian Corps Memorial, Le Hamel, France
Sunday, 11 November 2018 Centenary of the First World War Armistice Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France

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