There are a number of ceremonial aspects to many Australia Day events which have become both a tradition and a symbol of our national day.

This section of the Australia Day Toolkit provides information on the main ceremonial aspects of 26 January - citizenship ceremonies, flag-raising ceremonies and singing of the national anthem - as well as providing information on Australia Day Ambassadors.

In this section:

Citizenship Ceremonies

Affirmation Ceremonies

Flag Raising Ceremonies

The Australian Flag and flag flying

Welcome to or Acknowledgment of Country

The Australian National Anthem

Australia Day Ambassador Program