The Anzac spirit lives on in the hearts and minds of all Australians as we acknowledge the courage and sacrifice of those who contributed so much to shaping the identity of our proud nation.

Anzac Day is the most prominent of commemorative activities and Defence is proud to play an integral role in marking this solemn yet significant day.

Ceremonial requests

Requests for support to ceremonial and commemorative events, please visit the Ceremonial Support site.


The Department of Veterans’ Affairs provides a range of resources to assist schools and community groups to commemorate Anzac Day. The resources are available on the Anzac Portal.