Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony

2017 Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony

The 2017 Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony, delivered in partnership with Townsville City Council, was held at the Jezzine Barracks in Townsville.

The ceremony featured a spectacular display of the Australian Defence Force Guard of Honour, Band of the 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment and the raising of the Australian, Queensland, Townsville, Governor's, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags. Proceedings concluded with a Royal Australian Air Force flypast and traditional 21-gun salute.

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