Please check with your state/territory police organisation for local service information – Services to be held on Wednesday, 29 September 2021:

Commencement Time Venue
AFP/NSW combined 5.30am DAWN SERVICE
Due to COVID restrictions and lockdown measures, this year’s Dawn Service has been regrettably cancelled.
National 2.00pm National Police Memorial
Wendouree Drive, Kings Park,   ACT
Due to COVID restrictions and lockdown measures, this year’s Ceremony will be significantly modified and regrettably no guests will be able to attend however, a blessing of the touchstones and a very small service will take place and will be livestreamed.


To view the Ceremony, click here.

New South Wales 9.00am Wall of Remembrance
The Domain
Details to be advised.
Northern Territory 8:00 am Darwin -Wreath laying ceremony on the Esplanade – Darwin City at 8 am.

March – the march will form up outside Darwin Darwin City Police Station at 9:15am.

Service – St Mary’s Star of the Sea Cathedral, Smith Street, Darwin City at 9:45 am.

Dress protocol – full uniform with white service cap & medals.  Members who are veterans of United Nations deployments may wear their UN blue beret.

Click here for other NT locations

Queensland 10.00am Details to be advised.
South Australia 11.00am SA Police Academy
Strathfield Terrace
Taperoo  SA
Tasmania 11.00am

Guests to be seated by 10:45 promptly

University of Tasmania
Stanley Burbury Lecture Theatre
Dobson’s Road, Sandy Bay
Victoria 10.00am Details to be advised.
Western Australia 9.00am WA Police Academy – Chapel
81 Lakeside Drive