Please check with your state/territory police organisation for local service information – Services to be held on Tuesday, 29 September 2020:

  Commencement Time Venue
AFP/NSW combined 5.30am DAWN SERVICE
Due to renovations at Queanbeyan Station, this year’s event will be held at
National 4.30pm National Police Memorial
Wendouree Drive
Kings Park,   ACT
Parking:Designated Event Parking off Wendouree Drive (entry via Constitution Avenue)
NB: Kings Avenue end of Wendouree Drive closed all day
Official service begins 4.30pm
Click here to view map of the area.     
Dress Protocol: Ceremonial uniform or Lounge Suit/After 5 (Full Size Medals)Live Streamed Service from 4.30pm – click here
New South Wales 9.00am Wall of Remembrance
The Domain
SydneyThe sails of the Sydney Opera House will be lit in blue from 6:45 pm – 10:00pm to commemorate the four Victorian officers who lost their lives while on duty.
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 Those wishing to participate in National Police Remembrance Day are invited to join:

  • On Facebook via this link:
  • Alternatively, the live stream can be accessed in your internet browser via this link:
  • Those wishing to participate in an online candlelight vigil are also invited to do so.Use any candle to hold your own candlelight vigil on Monday, September 28.Simply light your candle and consider taking a photo or short video and share it to social media, using hashtag #NPRD2020
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 Members will be able to pause and reflect to remember fallen colleagues by observing a live service hosted by Victoria Police via its YouTube channel – – from 10am AEST on Tuesday 29 September, in lieu of a traditional service.
Western Australia 9.00am WA Police Academy – Chapel
81 Lakeside Drive