The Dawn Service is an early start – it’s recommended you assemble at the Shrine Forecourt by 4.30am.

If you’re in need of some caffeine, here are four cafes in close vicinity that are opening their doors early.

The Kettle Black
50 Albert Road, South Melbourne
Coffee cart opens 4.30am

133 Domain Road, South Yarra
Opens 4.30am

Waffle On
Shop 9 Degraves Street, Melbourne
Opens 6am

Cumulus Inc.
45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Opens 6.30am

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See our full guide to what’s open on Anzac day here.