Australian High Commission
United Kingdom
High Commission address: Australia House, Strand, London WC2B 4LA

ANZAC DAY – 2015

The following information is provided for guidance only and may be amended.  
Please check this page for confirmed information in 2015.

ANZAC Day is commemorated in London with the following services.

 

05.00: Dawn Service - Australian War Memorial, Hyde Park Corner
The service lasts approximately 45 minutes and arrival from 04.40am is suggested.    Tickets are not required for the Dawn Service.

 

11.00: Wreath Laying Service, The Cenotaph, Whitehall
At 11.00am the High Commissioners for Australia and New Zealand lay the first wreaths.  Arrival by 10.30am is recommended.  The service concludes at approximately 11.15am allowing time for the short walk to Westminster Abbey.  Tickets are not required for this service.

 

12.00: Commemorative Service - Westminster Abbey
The Service of Commemoration and Thanksgiving commences at 12.00 noon.  Guests need to be seated by 11.45am and the Service will last approximately one hour.

Complimentary tickets are required to attend this service and can be obtained from the Australian High Commission.  Ticket applications will open in March 2015

For further information:

Email: lhlh.anzacday@dfat.gov.au  Website: www.anzacdaylondon.com

For more information about ANZAC Day please click here

Additional Service - St Paul's Cathedral
09.30am Gallipoli Association Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony

The Gallipoli Association organises a short Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony in the Crypt of St Paul's Cathedral at the Gallipoli Memorial.  Information about this service can be found at www.gallipoli-association.org - Please note the High Commission is not involved with the organisation of this event.