Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony

Tuesday 26 January 2016
11 am to 12.15 pm
Jezzine Barracks, Townsville

The Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate and build community pride in our nation.

The 2016 ceremony was held at the Jezzine Barracks in Townsville and featured a spectacular display of the Australian Defence Force guard of honour, raising of the Australian, Queensland, Townsville, Governor’s, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags, Band of the 1st Battalion and Royal Australian Air Force flypast. The ceremony concluded with a traditional 21 gun salute at 12 noon.

The 2016 Flag Raising Ceremony was delivered in partnership with Townsville City Council. 

For more information email or phone 07 3003 9200.

Australia Day activities in Queensland are proudly supported by the Queensland Government and assisted by the Australian Government through the National Australia Day Council.