Pomp and Pageantry
From coronations to royal tours, receptions and gun salutes, grand occasions are about planning and preparation. The pomp and pageantry of these special events lives long in history and memories.
On this tour you'll hear stories about how Australia contributes to coronations, tales of the crown jewels and what goes into planning a royal visit.
Escorted up the front steps by Prime Minister Robert Menzies, the Queen arrives to open parliament on 15 February 1954.
Plan your visit
All locations on this tour are wheelchair accessible.