Light up the dawn this Anzac Day

Join us to light up the dawn. This Anzac Day, whether you are in pyjamas or your uniform, in your driveway, living room or at the Shrine, remember those who gave their all.

The Dawn Service

As the home of commemoration in Victoria, the Shrine is delighted to host the State Anzac Day Dawn Service on 25 April 2021. We encourage all Victorians to watch the livestream from 5.40am either below or on our social channels.

Observing State health guidelines, 1,400 places will be available to attend the Dawn Service. Ticket bookings open at 11am Thursday, 15 April. Booking registration is essential. Tickets are free and are limited to 2 people per booking.

Book your tickets here (please note that all tickets are the same but are divided into entry points for ease of access):

Anzac Day Dawn Service - Birdwood Avenue entry

Anzac Day Dawn Service - City-side entry

Anzac Day Dawn Service - St Kilda Road entry

The Anzac Day March

The Melbourne Anzac Day March is a special event that veterans have always embraced. This year, Victorian veterans will be back marching to the Shrine of Remembrance along St Kilda Road. The march will be livestreamed here on the Shrine website and on our social channels. If you'd like to be involved in the march, visit the RSL website.

Watch the Anzac Day live-stream:

View the Anzac Day Dawn Service COVIDSafe Plan.

The Anzac Day commemorative broadcast is supported by the Victorian Government.

Reviewed 15 April 2021

Become a Shrine friend

Shrine Friends are an invaluable part of the Shrine community and get a range of benefits:

  • invitations to Shrine special events;
  • free entry to our programs
  • priority seating at major commemorative services
  • 10% discount at the Shrine Shop
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