ANZAC Day 2019 - Lest We Forget
Thu 25 Apr 2019
ANZAC Day will shine a spotlight on the commitment and sacrifice of those who served in the First World War.
We will remember those who fought for us but we will also think about those who are still fighting for our freedom and rights.
On this day in 1916, ANZAC Day was commemorated for the first time. It's held in remembrance of the heroic Australian & New Zealand troops who landed at Gallipoli on this day in 1915.
On Thursday 25 April, local residents gather to honour the nation’s veterans, servicemen and servicewomen at ANZAC Day services around the municipality.
Dawn Service: 6:10am at Henderson Park, followed by breakfast at 6.30am at Mildura RSL, Madden Avenue, Mildura. Breakfast donation—gold coin.
March Information: Participants gather at the corner of Deakin Avenue & 8th Street at 10.30am for an 11am start. For those who wish to view the march, it will proceed along Deakin Avenue to Henderson Park for the Commemoration Service at 11:30am. Refreshments following service at Mildura RSL. For more information contact 03 5023 1888.
Participants gather at Merbein RSL at 9am for a 9.15am start. March from Merbein RSL to Kenny Park Memorial Gate (wreath laying) and on to Kenny Park rotunda for service at approximately 9.30am.
Following the service,everyone is invited to partake in a morning tea/light luncheon at the Merbein RSL Club Rooms in Commercial Street. For more information contact:President Alan Storer 03 5025 6472.
Participants gather at the corner of Jamieson Avenue & Ilex Street at 8.30am for an 8.45 am start. March to Barclay Square, Red Cliffs for the Commemoration Service at 9am, followed by refreshments at the RSL Hall, Jamieson Avenue, Red Cliffs. For more information contact Ted Roberts on 03 5024 1499.
Participants gather at Bocci Club, Henshilwood Oval, Irymple at 8.30am for an 8.45am start. March to Commemoration Service, 9:00am at Senior Citizens Club Rooms, Irymple. Refreshments to follow. For more information contact Ted Roberts on 03 5024 1499.
Dawn Service: Participants gather at Senior Citizens Hall at 5.30am in Cooper Street for a 5.45am start. March to Cenotaph in Oak Street for 6.00am Dawn service and wreath laying.
Breakfast to follow at Senior Citizens Hall, Cooper Street. Gold coin donation For more information call Alan Floyd 03 5092 1498.
- 5.55am – Assemble for Dawn Service at Wentworth Cenotaph, Darling Street, Wentworth
- 6.00am – DAWN SERVICE
- 10.45am – Assemble for ANZAC March corner Darling & Adelaide Streets, Wentworth
ANZAC Day 2019 - Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne
25 April 2019, 6:00am
Attend the ANZAC Day dawn service to commemorate the service and sacrifice of all Australian servicemen and women. On this day, we honour and reflect on the impact of war, conflict and peacekeeping operations in Australia's history. https://www.shrine.org.au/Remembrance/Anzac-Day