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Overseas Commemorations

Commemorative services

Current registrations for commemorative services scheduled for 2019 (last updated on Friday 30 November 2018)
Service Category A Category B Category C Total occupation
Anzac Day Gallipoli 2019 Occupation: 93
Capacity: 1100
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 8.45%
Occupation: 0
Capacity: 0
*Waitlisted: 8
Occupied: 0.00%
Occupation: 11
Capacity: 400
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 2.75%
Occupation: 104
Capacity: 1500
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 6.93%
Anzac Day Villers-Bretonneux 2019 Occupation: 277
Capacity: 2000
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 13.85%
Occupation: 4
Capacity: 1000
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 0.40%
Occupation: 6
Capacity: 500
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 1.20%
Occupation: 287
Capacity: 3500
*Waitlisted: 0
Occupied: 8.20%

Visitor categories

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
Category C: Citizens of other countries

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 scheduled for 2019
Service date Service name Location
Wednesday, 24 April – Thursday, 25 April 2019 Gallipoli Anzac Day Service Dawn Service, Anzac Commemorative Site: Australian Memorial Service, Lone Pine Cemetery; New Zealand Memorial Service, Chunuk Bair, Turkey
Thursday, 25 April 2019 Villers-Bretonneux Anzac Day Service Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France

If you experience issues with registrations, contact the Overseas Commemorations Call Centre on 1300 364 002 or email

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