Planning your community event

Australia Day is driven by hundreds of community events that take place across the nation, generating immense community spirit and bringing people together.

Below are a range of resources to support and guide you through planning and delivery of your event.

Citizenship ceremonies

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Things to know about the Australian Citizenship Pledge and the Australian Citizenship Ceremony.

Flag raising

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Things to know about the Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony. 

National flags

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Download the list of National and State flags.

Acknowledgement of Country

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Welcoming and acknowledging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the First Australians and custodians of their land.

The Australian National Anthem

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Things to know about the Australian National Anthem at your community events.

Australia Day Ambassadors

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Australia Day Ambassadors are high achieving and proud Australians who attend local Australia Day celebrations across the nation.


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Each year our nation celebrates the achievement and contribution of eminent Australians through various awards for Australia Day, and awards that are associated with Australia Day.