Anzac Day

2021 Service Information TO BE CONFIRMED

Please note that due to Government requirements there will be no Dawn or Morning ANZAC day services for 2020

The Shrine of Remembrance Anzac Day Service will be streamed directly on the Shrine of Remembrance Facebook page and shared to the Bendigo District RSL’s page upon commencement of the live feed, this is expected to be at approximately 5:50am.

Please check our social media from 7am on Saturday 25th April for President Peter Swandale’s Anzac Day communication Social Media Link

A mixture of live and pre-recorded videos from the Anzac Day 2020 Service can be viewed below.
Live Video Credit: Bryan Coghlan at MMM Bendigo
Pre-Recorded Video Credit: WIN News Bendigo

Protocols

Veterans may be accompanied by one carer if needed and that carer must be of an age that they can directly assist the veteran if required. Next of Kin (NOK) may march in place of deceased veteran on the following conditions:

  • NOK can march within the allocated group as listed in the Order of March (Group E).
  • NOK representation is limited to one per veteran.
  • NOK representatives must be dressed appropriately and are to wear medals on the right breast.
  • The carrying of photographs of relatives is not supported.

 

Anzac Day 2021

Order of March

The Order of March for Veterans and ESO’s for the 10.30am service parade can be downloaded here: TO BE CONFIRMED

Please refer to the policy for Non Veterans marching in the 10.30am service parade: TO BE CONFIRMED

Dawn Services- TO BE CONFIRMED

Bendigo:
5:50am- March from the Soldiers Memorial Institute in Pall Mall to the Cenotaph in View Point
6:00am- Service to commence and no wreaths to be laid

Bridgewater:
5:50am- March starts at the intersection of the Calder Highway & Erskine Street (near the end of the Avenue of Honour)
6:00am- Service to be held at the Bridgewater Memorial Hall, Eldon Street. A gunfire breakfast will be provided after the service

Eaglehawk:
6:00am- Form at the Memorial, service held at Brassey Square, Eaglehawk Road
6:15am – Gunfire Breakfast at the Eaglehawk Fire Station

Kangaroo Flat:
6:30am- Service to commence at the Soldiers Memorial. Tea & Coffee supplied

Woodvale:
6:00am- Service to be held at the Woodvale Public Hall. A complimentary community BBQ breakfast will be provided after the service

 

Morning Marches & Services- TO BE CONFIRMED

Axedale:
7:30am- Free BBQ breakfast at Axedale Park, High Street
8:30am- Service to commence

Bendigo:
10:30am- March from Town Hall, Bull Street Precinct (assembly area outside Town Hall) to the Soldiers Memorial Institute, Pall Mall
11:00am- Service to commence on the forecourt of the Soldiers Memorial Institute

Eaglehawk:
8:20am- March from Peg Leg Road to Brassey Square (assembly area in front of the Eaglehawk Citizens’ Brass Band Hall)
8:30am- Service to commence at Brassey Square
9:15am- Morning tea at the Eaglehawk Fire Station

Huntly:
9:00am- Service & March to be held in the Garden of Remembrance (adjacent to the Huntly Memorial Hall, Midland Highway). At the conclusion of the service, refreshments will be served in the Huntly Memorial Hall

Inglewood:
10:30am- March starts at the Inglewood RSL Hall, Brooke Street
11:00am- Service to commence at the Inglewood Monument, Grant Street. At the conclusion of the service a BBQ lunch will be served at the Inglewood-Bridgewater RSL Hall, 81 Brooke Street

Kangaroo Flat:
9:15am- March to the Soldiers’ Memorial (assembly area at St Monica’s Church on High & Station Streets)
9:30am- Service to commence at the Soldiers Memorial. Tea & Coffee supplied

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