This is a unique and moving experience for a limited number of students each week.
School Wreathlaying Ceremony
School wreathlaying ceremonies are the commemorative experience the Memorial has designed specially for visiting school groups.
Students will participate in the ceremony, conducted at the Tomb of the Unknown Australian Soldier. A guest veteran will officiate and answer questions about his or her military service after the ceremony, and if available, the school’s local Federal Member of Parliament will attend the ceremony.
Suitable for: Years K–12
Availability: 10.45 am and 2.30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Duration: approx. 30 minutes
Number: up to 85 students