WEDNESDAY April 25 marks the landing of Australian and New Zealand forces on Turkey’s Gallipoli peninsula in 1915.
Anzac Day is the chance to reflect on the sacrifice made by so many who lost their lives in the defence of freedom, and honour those who survived, bearing the physical and mental scars of conflict.
Here is a full list of Anzac Day services across the metro area:
10.30am – ANZAC Service and March at the Melville City War Memorial located at the top of Wireless Hill.
5.40am – Dawn Service, Applecross RSL Sub-Branch, 96 Kintail Road, Applecross. On Completion – Gunfire Breakfast, Applecross RSL Sub-Branch
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5.15am – parade assembles at Armadale RSL, 5.20am parade form up, 1 Commerce Avenue, 5.30am parade marches off, 5.40am dawn service commences, 7.00am gunfire breakfast
10.45am – service held at the memorial in Hooper Park
5.45am – dawn service, Ballajura Community Peace Park, Illawarra Crescent South, Ballajura. Gunfire breakfast (gold coin donation) will be served afterwards
10.30am – Gather & form up behind Bassendean Hotel for Parade. 10.45am – Parade step off. 11.00am – Memorial Service, Bassendean War Memorial, Guildford Road, Bassendean.
6.00am – Dawn Service, Halliday Park, Coode Street, Bayswater.
BEDFORD – MORLEY
2.00pm – memorial service, cnr of Beaufort and Salisbury Streets, Bedford. After the service meet at the RSL Hall, cnr of Grand Promenade and Craven Street for light refreshments.
5.15pm – Sunset Service & Wreath Laying, Blackboy Hill Commemorative Site, Greenmount.
Parking: reserved parking at Greenmount Primary School, ACROD and wheelchair friendly. Dawn service has traffic management. Public parking at Fraser Reserve.
6.00am – Dawn Service & Wreath Laying, Blackboy Hill Commemorative Site. 6.45am – Light refreshments available. 8.30am – ANZAC Day memorial service, Midland Railway Workshops Peace Memorial. 9.20am – Morning tea available. 12.00pm – Parade assemble at Helen Street Hall. 12.10pm – Parade march off. 12.30pm – ANZAC Day Service, Bellevue RSL Hall, 2 Purton Place, Bellevue. At completion of service, a light lunch is provided and liquid refreshments are available. Two-up is played outdoors.
Parking: Available adjacent to and opposite the RSL Sub-Branch and in car park opposite the Midland Workshops Peace Memorial.
10.00am – Combined school ANZAC service, Forster Park, Abernethy Road Cloverdale.
2.00pm – City of Belmont ANZAC Service, 22 Leake Street, Ascot.
5.45am – Dawn Service, Forster Park, Abernethy Road Cloverdale. 7.30am – Gunfire Breakfast, City of Belmont RSL, 22 Leake Street, Ascot.
5.40am – form up at post office, 5.45am dawn service cenotaph, Vincent Street, 6.30am gunfire breakfast RSL Hall, Forrest Street, 10.30am form up RSL Hall, 10.45am service at cenotaph, 12pm light lunch RSL Hall
BICTON – PALMYRA
6.00am – dawn service outside RSL, 28 Foss Street, Bicton, 7.00am gunfire breakfast
Parking: Opposite RSL sub-branch behind McDonald’s
Finger food provided at sub-branch from 12:30pm with a live band (Twice Shy) from 1.00pm
BULLSBROOK & DISTRICTS RSL
5.45am – street march from RSL Hall, 6 Hurd Road in Bullsbrook, 6.00am dawn service, 6.30am gunfire breakfast
Parking: local school, surrounding streets, rear carpark, RSL Hall
7.45am – march/form up in front of West Leederville Town Hall, 8.00am morning service at cenotaph, 9.00am breakfast at Bowling Club
Parking: Parking on site at the cenotaph including disabled bays and good wheelchair access
6.30am – Gunfire Breakfast, Canning Districts RSL Sub-Branch, 162 Wharf Street, Cannington. 7.30am – March. 10.30am – Morning tea. 11.00am – Two up. 1.00pm – Lunch.
Adequate parking in grounds.
8am – breakfast at the Village Green, cnr Old Northam and Thomas Roads, 9.15am march-off, 10.30am service, morning tea and military exhibition in Chidlow Hall
7.30am – service, Claremont War Memorial, cnr Stirling Highway and Bay View Terrace, Lions Club Breakfast to follow in Claremont Park
5.45am – Dawn Service followed by Community Gunfire Breakfast, City of Cockburn War Memorial, Rockingham Road and Carrington Street. 10.15am – Parade leaves Cockburn RSL, 73 Frederick Road, Hamilton Hill, and proceeds to City of Cockburn War Memorial for service. 10.30am – Service, followed by sausage sizzle at Sub-Branch for members and families.
6.45am – Parade and attendees muster at the top (Southern) gate (opposite Loma Street). 7.00am – Parade marches off from top gate towards main lawn. 7.10am – ANZAC Day service commences. 8.00am – Service concludes.
6.00am – dawn service, Dawesville War Memorial, Estuary Drive, 7.00am gunfire breakfast, Port Bouvard Recreation and Sporting Club, 1 Thisbe Drive
5.45am – Assemble, Ellenbrook District Open Space, corner Bordeaux Lane and Maffina Parade, Ellenbrook. 6.00am – March on. 6.10am – Dawn service. 7.15am – Gunfire Breakfast.
5.30am – Dawn Service, Monument Hill, Fremantle. 7.00am – Gunfire Breakfast, the Esplanade, Fremantle. 9.00am – Service at the Fallen Soldier Memorial Park, North Fremantle. 10.30am – ANZAC Parade through Fremantle. 12.30pm – Sausage Sizzle, Bar and Two-up, the Esplanade, Fremantle.
6.00am – assemble at Coles carpark, Gosnells City Centre, 6.30am March off to Memorial, 7.00am service starts at Memorial, 8.00am gunfire breakfast
Parking: Coles carpark
5.15pm – sunset Service, Blackboy Hill Commemorative Site
6.00am – dawn service, Blackboy Hill Commemorative Site 6.45am – light refreshments available
Parking: Fraser Reserve, cnr Fraser Road and Woolowara in Greenmount. Dawn service – lights and traffic management to Fraser Reserve
9.00am – Memorial Service, Stirling Square, Guildford.
HOLLYWOOD PRIVATE HOSPITAL
2.30pm – ANZAC Service, Main Foyer, Hollywood Private Hospital. 3.15pm – Wreath laying. On Completion – Those attending are invited to enjoy afternoon tea.
5.45am – Dawn Service, Joondalup Memorial, Central Park, Joondalup. 6.30am – Morning Tea.
Free parking is available within close proximity to Central Park and tea, coffee and Anzac biscuits will be provided after the service concludes
10.30am – Street march to War Memorial to Kostera Oval Memorial. 11.00am – Step off on Railway Road into Haynes Street then Canning Road. 11.30am – Service held at Memorial in Kostera Oval. 12.00pm – Refreshments at RSL Hall, Canning Road, Kalamunda.
5.45am – Assemble at Kostera Oval Memorial. 6.00am – Dawn Service.6.30am – Gunfire Breakfast, Agricultural Hall in Kostera Oval.
Parking: Parking at Kalamunda High School, Kalamunda shopping precinct and street parking allowed except around Kostera Oval. All areas have wheel chair access. Kalamunda SES will be assisting at the Dawn Service.
KELMSCOTT – ROLEYSTONE
5.30am – Dawn Service, Rushton Park Cenotaph, River Road, Kelmscott. 3.00pm – Afternoon Service, Kelmscott Hall to Cenotaph, Kelmscott.
Parking: Kelmscott Hall car park, River Rd, Kelmscott.
5.50am – Dawn Service. 6.15am – Gunfire Breakfast, Medina Hall, gold coin donation. 10.15am – March from Hoyle Road, Medina. 11.40am – ANZAC Day Service, War Memorial, Pace Road, Medina. 11.45am – Light refreshments, RSL Club.
Parking: Parking available at Medina shop precinct and Senior Citizens car park Harlow Road. Disabled parking at rear of monument on Pace Road.
6.00am – Dawn Service, Mandurah War Memorial, 11 Leighton Place, Halls Head. 7.00am – Gunfire Breakfast, Mandurah Bowling and Recreation Club, 89 Allnutt Street, Mandurah. 9.30am – Parade form up, Corner of Pinjarra Road and Leslie Street. 10.30am – Parade steps off. 11.00am – Main Service, Mandurah War Memorial. On Completion – Service, Veterans and members of the public are invited to the Mandurah Bowling and Community Centre for fellowship and two-up.
Parking is available on Hall Park adjacent to the Mandurah War Memorial and off Leighton Street. Access parking is available for those with ACROD stickers. Members of the Mandurah SES will be directing parking.
8.30am – ANZAC Day Service, Midland Railway Workshops Peace Memorial, Centennial Place, Midland. 9.20am – Morning Tea.
Parking is available in the carpark opposite the Peace Memorial.
7.30am – Gunfire Breakfast, Alf Adams Pavilion, Solomon Street. 10.00am – Service at Memorial Park, Bayview Terrace with fellowship afterwards.
10.30am – ANZAC Day March, Axford Park, 129 Scarborough Beach Road, Mt Hawthorn. 11.00am – ANZAC Day Commemorative Service.
Venue is wheelchair friendly with only local street parking available.
MT LAWLEY – INGLEWOOD
6.15am – Assemble, Lawley Masonic Village, 55 Alexander Drive, Menora. 6.30am – Commencement of Service. On Completion – Light refreshments. 7.45am – Assemble, Mt Lawley Cenotaph, corner of Clifton Street & Queens Crescent. 8.00am – Commencement of Service. 8.45am – Sit-down Gunfire Breakfast, Mt Lawley Bowling Club, Cnr Storthes & Rookwood Street, Mt Lawley. 8.45am – Free Sausage Sizzle, near Mt Lawley Cenotaph.
Roads closed from 7.30am. Clifton Crescent is closed at both Glenroyd Street and Lawley Crescent. Queens Crescent closure is from Storthes Street and Vale Street.
2.45pm – March from Bendigo Bank. 3.00pm – Service, Mundaring Memorial Gardens, Great Eastern Highway.
8.30am – Commemorative Service, Dalkeith Memorial.
Parking: street parking. Nedlands Council arrangements
10.00am – March from RSL Sub-Branch, 68 Sylvia Street Nollamara around the block. 10.30am – Arrive back at Sub-Branch. 10.45am – Memorial Service, RSL Sub-Branch. 11.30am – Light lunch and entertainment provided. All welcome to attend and dress standards apply.
ANZAC Day – April 25
6.00am – Dawn Service at Cenotaph outside RSL, 68 Sylvia Street Nollamara. 6.30am – Gunfire Breakfast inside RSL Hall. 12.30pm – Light lunch. 2.00pm – Two-up inside RSL Hall. 4.00pm – Live music.
Parking: Along Sylvia Street and rear of RSL Hall also at Autumn Centre carpark next to RSL.
6.00am – Assemble at the Memorial, Charles Riley Reserve, North Beach. 6.15am – Dawn Service commences. On Completion – Gunfire Breakfast at North Beach Bowling Club, 7 Kitchener Street, North Beach. 1.00pm – Two-up at North Beach Bowling Club
Parking will be directed by parking attendants. The Memorial precinct is wheelchair friendly.
6pm – bugle sounds Last Post at Northam Memorial Hall
5.55am – march off outside Northam Post Office, 6am dawn service at Northam Memorial Hall, 6.45am gun fire breakfast at hall, 10.20am parade form up between Home Timber & Hardware and Minson Avenue, 10.40am step off, 11am service at hall.
12.00pm – Vietnamese service with gunfire breakfast, U&I Café, Shop 4-5/45 Francis Street
5.45am – Dawn Service, Ocean Reef Sports Club, Harbour Quays, Ocean Reef. 6.30am – Gunfire Breakfast continues until bar closing. 8.00am – Two-up. 9.00am – Pop-up bar facilities.
Parking: Parking at Ocean Reef Marina, no charge
6.30am – Step off from Main and Hamilton Streets. 6.35am – March to Slouch Hat Sub-Branch Memorial for a Service, Cnr of Cape and Main Street, Osborne Park. A 35-minute Service will follow, including a Tiger Moth flypast by the Royal Aero Club and supported by choir and bugle. Gunfire Breakfast by donation with refreshments available to follow.
Sunset services from 5.30pm, with a different theme each evening.
Sunday 22 April – 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic
Monday 23 April – 100th Anniversary of Villers-Bretonneux
Tuesday 24 April – Airforce in Vietnam
6am – dawn service, State War Memorial, Fraser Avenue, Kings Park & Botanic Garden, RSLWA recommends that participants arrive from 4.00am onwards.
7.00am – 9.00am gunfire breakfast, Stirling Gardens, cnr St Georges Terrace and Barrack Street, Perth City. The community is invited to attend a gunfire breakfast for a gold coin donation, to share the spirit of Anzac Day. The event will cater for up to 2,000 people.
From 9.15am there will be a march through the city streets, with the Australian Defence Force stepping off from the corner of Barrack Street and St George’s Terrace, followed by veteran-carrying vehicles and military jeeps, and the Ex-Services Unit, Corps, Regimental Associations. The March will head east along St Georges Terrace, turn right onto Victoria Avenue and into Langley Park. From 11am-11.45am there will be a commemorative service featuring the Salvation Army Perth Fortress Band and choir brought together from the Perth Modern School Choirs, ChorusAngelicus, Phoenix and Schola Cantor.
5.30am – Dawn Service, Pinjarra War Memorial, Pinjarra Road. 6.05am – Gunfire Breakfast at Pinjarra RSL Sub-Branch, 1889 Pinjarra Road, Pinjarra. 10.45am – ANZAC Day March, from George Street to Pinjarra War Memorial, Pinjarra Road. 11.00am – ANZAC Day Service, Pinjarra War Memorial, Pinjarra Road.
Parking available at Pinjarra RSL Sub-Branch.
5.45am – Dawn Service, Village Green, Patterson Road, Rockingham. 6.30am – Gunfire Breakfast, Port Kennedy RSL Sub-Branch, 27 Paxton Way, Port Kennedy. 10.30am – March, Wanliss Street, Rockingham. 11.30am – Fellowship, two-up and food, Port Kennedy RSL Sub-Branch, 27 Paxton Way, Port Kennedy.
5.45am – Arrival, Quinns Rocks Sports & Social Club, Tapping Way, Quinns Rocks. 6.00am – Dawn Service. 7.00am – Gunfire Breakfast. 2.00pm | Two up, Quinns Rocks Sports & Social Club, Tapping Way, Quinns Rocks.
Parking available at Quinns Rocks Sports & Social Club, Tapping Way, Quinns Rocks and at Gumblossom Community Centre, Gumblossom Way, Quinns Rocks.
6.00am – Dawn Service, Riverton RSL Sub-Branch, 153 High Road, Willetton. On Completion – Gunfire Breakfast, Riverton RSL Sub-Branch, 153 High Road, Willetton.
Ample parking available at the front and rear of club. Wheelchair access is available for the Service downstairs, but not for the breakfast upstairs. The Riverton RSL Sub-Branch does have a chairlift.
5.30am – Dawn Service at Cenotaph, Flinders Lane. 7.00am – Gunfire Breakfast at PCYC, Emma Street. 10.00am – March/Form up in front of Churchill Park, Rockingham Beach Road. 10.30am – March step off. 11.00am – Main service at Cenotaph, Flinders Lane.
Parking: Access to Flinders Lane, Rockingham Beach Road, Kent Street and Rail Terrace will close from 9.00am until 12.00pm therefore limited parking available on the foreshore. Catch 555 Bus from Railway Station or Shopping Centre to Foreshore area.
6.00am – Dawn Service, Thomson Bay Foreshore, Rottnest Island.
6.00pm – all-night vigil by 1 Wembley Downs Scout Group Commences at Memorial Garden in Doubleview, cnr Shearn Crescent and Millcrest Street
6.00am – all-night vigil by 1 Wembley Downs Scout Group concludes, 3.00pm – Slow March of Scout Catafalque Party to Memorial, Scarborough RSL Memorial Garden, Shearn Crescent & Millcrest Street, Doubleview. 3.45pm – ANZAC Day Service. On Completion | Afternoon tea at adjacent Bowling Club Hall.
Substantial parking in grounds of Bowling Club and Benneyy Park next door. More street parking around Bennett Park on all four sides.
SERPENTINE – JARRAHDALE
5.45am – Dawn Service, ANZAC Memorial Park, Cnr Doley Road and ANZAC Crescent. 7.00am – Gunfire Breakfast, Byford Country Club.
Parking: Parking is opposite the Memorial Park. Road closures in place, and it is wheelchair friendly.
6.50am – Short March by Service Members at the Shenton Park Senior Citizens Centre, corner Onslow Road & Herbert Road. 7.00am – ANZAC Commemoration Ceremony 7.30am – Tea and scones served in the Hall.
There is ample street parking. The venue is wheelchair friendly.
SIR JOHN MONASH RSL
Dawn service to begin immediately following the State service, Jewish War Memorial, Kings Park. All are welcome.
7.00pm – ANZAC Eve Service, St Martin in the Fields Church, Corner of Dyson & Vista Street, Kensington.
7.00am – ANZAC Day Service, South Perth Memorial Gardens, Corner of South Terrace & Sandgate Street, South Perth. Members of 3 Sqn, The Pilbara Regt, RSL Members, Scouts and Guides will march from South Terrace to the Memorial. A Service is conducted with wreaths laid by various groups, Government Representatives and individuals. On Completion – Morning tea will be available after the service in the Council Hall.
Parking is available on the oval in Sandgate Street next to the Council offices. Wheelchair access available.
7.50am – March assembles, Subiaco Post Office, Subiaco. 8.00am – March up Rokeby Road to the Fallen Soldiers Memorial, corner of Hamersley & Rokeby Roads, Subiaco.
Plenty of street parking available in Rokeby Road and adjacent streets.
7.00am – 4.00pm – An ANZAC Street stall will be in operation in Toodyay.
8.00am – 12.00pm – An ANZAC Street stall will be in operation in Toodyay.
6.00am – Dawn Service, Toodyay War Memorial, ANZAC Avenue, Toodyay. 6.30am – Gunfire Breakfast, Clifton Street, Toodyay. 10.30am – Parade form up on Stirling Terrace, outside Memorial Hall. 11.00am – Main Service, Toodyay War Memorial. 12.00pm – Drinks/Refreshments at Toodyay Club.
War Memorial is wheelchair friendly. Entrance off Clinton Street. Parking available outside IGA and then walk 3 minutes over railway line to Memorial.
5.45pm – ANZAC Eve Service, Victoria Park RSL Sub-Branch, 1 Fred Bell Parade East Victoria Park.
Parking on Millen Primary School Oval, near Playfield Street Park.
5.45am – Dawn Service, City of Wanneroo Memorial Park, Civic Drive, Wanneroo. 7.00am – March. On Completion – Gunfire Breakfast.
Parking only for Veterans wearing medals and ACROD at Memorial Car Park. Other parking available at Wanneroo Central Shopping Centre and Wanneroo Civic Chambers.
YANCHEP – TWO ROCKS
5.45am – Dawn Service, followed by Gunfire Breakfast, Yanchep Sports & Social Club. 11.30am – Main Service, Yanchep National Park. Two-up to follow.
YOKINE – JOONDANNA
12.30pm – Service with a laying of wreaths at 10 Wordsworth Avenue in Yokine.
5.45am – Gather at Mt Brown Lookout. 6.00am – Service. 7.00am – Breakfast at RSL Hall, Avon Terrace. 10.30am – Form up, RSL Hall. 10.45am – March off. 10.58am – Arrive at War Memorial. 11.00am – Ceremony commences. 12.00pm – Ceremony concludes. 12.30pm – Lunch and refreshments, RSL Hall.