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Domestic Commemorations

This section provides information on some of the major domestic commemorative services and anniversaries supported by the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA). You can also find out about upcoming anniversaries at Australian War Memorial (AWM).

Organising a Commemorative Ceremony

Services

The following table provides a list of all up-coming domestic commemorations supported by DVA.

As planning progresses, this information will be updated.

For enquiries, contact anzaccentenaryprojects2@dva.gov.au.

Service Date (^) Location/Other information
Anzac Day 25 April 2018 Australian War Memorial, Canberra
75th anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic 1 May 2018 National Service to be held at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra
50th anniversary of the Battles at Fire Support Bases Coral and Balmoral 13 May 2018 Commemorative Service held at the Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial, Anzac Parade, Canberra, ACT
65th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice 27 July 2018 Commemorative Service held at the Australian National Korean War Memorial, Anzac Parade, Canberra, ACT
75th anniversary Australian work on Hellfire Pass and the completion of the Thai Burma Railway 16 October 2018 Commemorative Service held at the Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Ballarat, Victoria

Other commemorative services

  • Visit Anzac Centenary's community events for information about local events and international commemorations.

Media

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