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Government House in South Australia illuminated in purple and images of The Queen at night

Iconic Australian building and monuments illuminated for Platinum Jubilee

Iconic Australian buildings and monuments were illuminated in royal purple on 2 to 5 June 2022 to coincide with celebrations marking Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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Australia announces gift to The Queen

On behalf of the people of Australia, the Australian Government has announced a contribution of $10,000 to Wildlife SEQ Inc., in honour of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Image of the Platinum Jubilee beacon lit

Australian Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lit

The Prime Minister has ignited the Australian Platinum Jubilee Beacon in Canberra, one of 54 beacons in Commonwealth capital cities.

Planes flying over Aspen Island and the Carillon

Aspen Island Renamed Queen Elizabeth II Island

On 4 June, Canberra’s Aspen Island was renamed Queen Elizabeth II Island in honour of the Platinum Jubilee.

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Australia 2022

A Message from Her Majesty the Queen

Her Majesty the Queen has sent a message to the people of Australia in honour of the Platinum Jubilee.

Australian Government

Prime Minister's media release

From today, Australia joins other Commonwealth nations in celebrating the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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Air Force support to Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Air Force aircraft from 100 Squadron and Central Flying School will conduct a flypast and aerial display over Aspen Island in support of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee 2022, Renaming of Aspen Island ceremony.

Her Majesty The Queen

Send a message to The Queen

Australians are invited to send a message to Her Majesty The Queen.

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II receives a bouquet from a child.

View The Queen's Australian Royal Visit programs

During her 70-year reign as our Head of State, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has visited Australia on 16 occasions.

The National Carillion illuminated in purple

Australia to mark The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee marks a historic 70-years of service.

Sydney Harbour Bridge illuminated in purple

Platinum Jubilee Illuminations

Iconic buildings and monuments across Australia will again be illuminated in royal purple to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Australian Government

Minister's media statement

The Hon Ben Morton MP has encouraged Australians to list their events on the Platinum Jubilee website.