Last Post Service - 12 February

Honour service and sacrifice with us every Sunday at 4:45pm.

12 February 2023 04:45 pm - 12 February 2023 05:00 pm
Second World War Forecourt, Shrine of Remembrance, Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, VIC 3001
Free admission
Accessible venue
Child friendly

Join us at week's close to honour those who have served and sacrificed so that we may enjoy our lives of relative peace, comfort and freedom.

Each Sunday we pause to remember a different event from Australia's military history. We remember the men and women who took part in those events, and the lives lost or forever changed.

Today we remember those who served with the British Commonwealth Occupation Force in Japan at the end of the Second World War. After arriving on Japan on 13 February 1946, the Australians were allotted the devastated Hiroshima Prefecture on the island of Honshu.

Shrine Representative

  • Shrine Governor Lieutenant Colonel Neil Smith AM (Retd)

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Reviewed 23 January 2023

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