2023 Bomber Command Commemorative Wreathlaying ceremony

The annual Bomber Command Commemorative Wreathlaying Ceremony will be held at


11:00am on Sunday 4th June 2023

Bomber Command Memorial, Australian War Memorial


The ceremony serves to pay tribute to those RAAF aircrew and ground staff who made the supreme sacrifice, and to all those men and women who served in Bomber Command, to ensure that their magnificent deeds in the 1939 – 1945 conflict are never forgotten.
Further event details will be added as we get closer to the date.

There will be an informal dinner Saturday night and a function following the commemorative ceremony on the Sunday.
Photos of the 2022 event are available at:

Bomber Command Commemorative Ceremony at the Australian War Memorial 5th June 2022

Modern Air Force pays respect to our heritage


Other Functions

Last Post Ceremony
4.45pm. Saturday, 3rd June 2023
Commemorative Area
Australian War Memorial

The Last Post Ceremony will tell the story of an Australian airman of Bomber Command.
If you wish to lay a wreath during the Last Post Ceremony, please contact the Memorial at lastpostceremony@awm.gov.au
You will need to register for a free ticket to attend the Last Post Ceremony at https://www.awm.gov.au/visit/visitor-information