Australian Embassy
Denmark
Norway, Iceland

Anzac Day 2019

Anzac Day 2019

 

Denmark

The Australian Embassy in Copenhagen is hosting an ANZAC Day Commemoration on 25 April and we invite all Australian and New Zealand citizens to join us, as well as our Danish friends.

ANZAC Day is the principal day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand for those who sacrificed their lives in the First World War and all subsequent military conflicts, as well as honouring our servicemen and women.

Dawn service at Copenhagen
In Copenhagen, Denmark we will gather on 25 April 2019 at the Monument to the Allied Fallen at the Southern entrance of Kastellet for a dawn service.

The Dawn Service will commence at 5.30am in front of the monument and will be followed by an indoor breakfast within Kastellet at approximately 6.10am.

Please register for a ticket (free):  https://ti.to/australia-in-denmark-norway-and-iceland/anzac-day-2019
We ask that you please arrive no later than 5.25am as the Dawn Service will start at 5.30am sharp.

Practical information

There will be a short walk from the dawn service site to the breakfast venue over cobblestones.
If you have significant mobility issues we advise you to bring a carer with you and notify the Embassy via email at cpgn.pd@dfat.gov.au.

For security reasons, please do not bring large bags or backpacks with you.

This is an outdoor event, so please dress appropriately and check the weather forecast.

We advise guests to use public transportation on the day, as parking in the area is very limited.
You can plan your trip using www.journeyplanner.dk

 

Norway

The Australian Assocation Norway will be hosting the ANZAC Day in Oslo, Norway on 25 April 2019.

The commemoration begins at 15:30 at Vestre Gravlund, Sørkedalsveien 66, Oslo - https://goo.gl/maps/iBui6YmTxXm

The traditional "Gunfire Reception" follows at 17:00 at Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo and will continue until 19:00
RSVP by Monday, 22nd April ot petervau@online.no

Organisations or persons wishing to lay wreaths or floral tributes should contact the Ceremonial Officer, Peter Vaughan at  petervau@online.no  or via SMS +47 4173 7731  as soon as possible.

Practical information

Reception admission fees are NOK 150 for AAN Members and NOK 300 for non-Members.
Guests are able to join AAN for an annual subscription of NOK 200 per single member or NOK 300 per family/couple and then avail themselves of the cheaper member's admission rate for this and all other AAN events during the year.

Pre-payment must also be received by that date into the Australian Association Norway account :
No. 1503 02 42138  or via Vipps 77510. 
Guests are requested to endorse their funds transfers with "Gunfire" or "Subs" as the case may be. 
International payments will also need to use BIC:  DNBANOKKXXX  and  IBAN: NO4615030242138 references.


Updated / reviewed 11 April 2019