What's Open ANZAC Day 2025

What's Open ANZAC Day 2025What's Open ANZAC Day 2025

ANZAC Day (public holiday) falls on Friday 25th April 2025

On Anzac Day we commemorate those who've served their country. Whether you're looking for a place to feast with loved ones, refuel after dawn service or simply raise a glass to Australia's service members.

Under Victorian law, ANZAC Day is a Restricted trading day*, business may open after 1pm. (close between 12:01am and 1:00pm)

Most major supermarkets and retailers will open on Anzac Day after 1pm.

ALDI - check local store
Dan Murphy's
Museums - check
Retail shops - check local store

No banks are open

Some suburban 7-Eleven, IGA are open - check local store

Cinema (Movies)

If you feel like catching a flick, these cinemas will be open after midday:

Hoyts Cinemas

Palace Cinemas

Village Cinemas

What's Showing Today

Restaurants, Bars And Cafes

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House Down Under: upside down house

Monopoly Dreams: Melbourne Theme Park

Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA

BBC Earth Experience

Leonardo da Vinci: 500 Years Of Genius

The NBA Exhibition @ The District Docklands


Shrine of Remembrance

Crown Entertainment Complex

Federation Square

Australian Centre for the Moving Image | ACMI

National Gallery of Victoria | NGV International

The Ian Potter Centre | NGV Australia

Melbourne Zoo

Werribee Open Range Zoo

Healesville Sanctuary

Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium

Parks and gardens

Bring a picnic or take a walk in one of Melbourne's many beautiful, lush parks.

Birrarung Marr

Carlton Gardens

Fitzroy Gardens

Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne

Royal Botanic Gardens | Cranbourne

Parks and gardens


ANZAC Day free Dawn Service shuttle bus

V/Line (regional trains) operate to a Sunday timetable.

Airport transfers

Melbourne Airport: Skybus operate their usual schedules.

Avalon Airport: Avalon Airport Transfers operates its usual schedule

Visitor information services

The City of Melbourne's visitor information services are closed.



Casey Super Clinic: Berwick, 9769 9824. Mill Park Super Clinic: 9436 4155. Prahran, 9510 3977. Brunswick, 9387 8830. Balaclava, 9531 1396. St Kilda, 9534 8085. Chemist Warehouse St Albans: 9am-5 pm. 9366 3545. Footscray: 11am-3 pm. 9396 1223.


Supercare Pharmacies: Registered nurse - minor illness and injuries

Doctor Doctor (after hours health care): 13 26 60.

Home Doctor Service: 137 425 or 9429 5677.

Mill Park Super Clinic: Open 24 hours; 9436 4155.

Chelsea Heights Medical Centre: 8am to midnight. 8785 9900.

Hastings Family Medical Centre: 8am-midnight 5972 8000.

Emergency: Call 000 - Emergencies only where an ambulance is required


All Day Everyday Dental - 117 Barkers Rd, Kew (03) 9853 1855 9am to 6pm

247dental.com.au - 73 Keys Road Moorabbin - +61 3 9044 0777 10am - 5pm

MC Dental - Docklands 1800 962 181 - 10am - 5pm


24-hour Vet: (CARE) Collingwood, 9417 6417.

Lort Smith Animal Hospital North Melbourne: Emergency only. 8.30am-midnight . 9328 3021.

Animal A & E Essendon; 9379 0700 Animal Emergency Frankston; 9770 5555. Mt Waverley; 9803 8122. Hallam; 8795 7020. Highett; 9532 5261. Northern suburbs, Bundoora; 9467 2255.

Advanced Vet: Kensington; 9092 0400. Pet Emergency & Specialist Centre: Malvern East; 9569 3677

U Vet: Geelong; 5222 2139; Werribee; 9731 2000.

Greencross Vets: 1300 836 036 | 31 Victorian locations

* Restricted trading day

Under Victorian law, ANZAC Day is a Restricted trading day, business may open after 1pm. (close between 12:01am and 1:00pm)

Exempt: (allowed to open) chemists, petrol shops, restaurants, cafes and takeaway outlets.

business.vic.gov.au legislation.vic.gov.au

❊ When ❊

Date: Friday 25th April 2025


❊ Web Links ❊

What's Open ANZAC Day 2025

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Victorian Public Holiday: Grand Final Friday

Disclaimer: Check with the venue (web links) before making plans, travelling or buying tickets.

Accessibility: Contact the venue for accessibility information.

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