ANZAC Day 2015

Den Australske ambassade holder også i år mindehøjtidelighed i forbindelse med ANZAC DAY den 25 april kl. 10.00 på Kastellet i København.

ANZAC Day

I år er det 100-årsdagen for slaget ved Gallipoli, og vil man være med ved denne mindehøjtidelighed, skal man tilmelde sig ved at skrive til den australske ambassade i København på adressen cpgn.pd@dfat.gov.au senest den 27. marts. Man skal oplyse navnene på alle, der deltager.

Læs nedenstående anvisning grundigt igennem.

ANZAC DAY 2015: COPENHAGEN

Saturday 25 April 2015: 10.00 am to 12.00 noon
Venue: The Citadel Church, Kastellet and the Danish WWII Memorial to “Our Fallen”

We invite Australian and New Zealand citizens, and family and friends, to attend the 2015 ANZAC Centenary commemoration and wreath laying ceremony on Saturday 25 April from 10.00 am.

Please RSVP no later than Friday 27 March 2015 by sending the full names of all persons attending (including children) to the Australian Embassy by email to cpgn.pd@dfat.gov.au

Once registered, you will receive a numbered entry slip, which you must bring to the ceremony. Adult attendees should also bring ID.

Please be advised that once you are registered, your name and the name of those accompanying you, will be disclosed to the Danish authorities responsible for providing security for the event.

General Information

Please plan to arrive no later than 9.45 am as there will be no admittance to the Church after 9.50 am. The service will start at 10.00 am sharp.

The wreath laying part of the ceremony and refreshments will be outdoors, so please dress accordingly.

Site information for persons with restricted mobility and parents of young children:

There will be a short (3-5 minute) walk, over cobblestones, from the Citadel Church to the Memorial, for the wreath laying.  Anyone with significant mobility issues is encouraged to consider bringing a carer with them.

We ask that parents please pay close attention to their children at the site of the Memorial to “Our Fallen” (also where refreshments will be served) due to the water nearby.

Useful links:

• The Citadel Church – www.kastelskirken.dk
• Kastellet – Kastellet wikipedia entry
• The Fallen Soldier Memorial – soldier monument

We look forward to seeing you on 25 April. “Lest we forget”

Kind regards
Australian Embassy
Dampfærgevej 26, 2nd Floor
2100 Copenhagen, Denmark