We are grateful for the sacrifices of Men, Women and their families involved in past and present conflicts. Lest We Forget.
Below is a list of services to be held in our broadcast areas of Penrith, the Hawkesbury, Lower Blue Mountains, Camden and Wollondilly. If we have missed a service in one of these areas please leave us a comment with details below.
PENRITH – 25th April
Time: Assembly 4:30am, Service 5:00am
Location: Memory Park
The annual ANZAC Day Dawn Service will assemble at 04.30hrs and a silent march will commence from Castlereagh Street, outside of Penrith RSL Club, to Memory Park. The Service will commence once all are assembled in the park. Breakfast will be provided by Penrith RSL Club following the service – Gold coin donation to enter.
ST MARYS – 25th April
Time: Dawn Service 5:00am
Location: Guns War Memorial, in the grounds of St Marys RSL Club
Dress includes medals. Dual special ‘Live TV – Big Screen’ facilities will be on site to ensure those attending are able to view all details of the Service. After the Service, all special guests and sub-Branch Members (and their family) are invited to breakfast in the club. The St Marys RSL Club will also offer a breakfast for all other attendees at a small cost.
WARRAGAMBA – 25th April
Time: March Assembly 10:30am, March 11:00am, Service to follow March
Location: Warragamba Memorial Park
The Anzac Day March will assemble at the Warragamba Silverdale Neighbourhood Centre at 10:30am to 10:45am to be ready to march at 11:00am. This year will also mark the first Anzac Day with the bronze statue at Warragamba Memorial Park.
Blacktown City Pipe Band will be leading the March. Peter Paki will be singing the New Zealand National Anthem, whilst the choirs from Caroline Chisholm College and St Dominic’s College will perform the Australian National Anthem. Local Council dignitaries will also be joining the service.
If you would like to lay a wreath on the day, please feel free to do so.
After the Anzac Day Service, everyone is invited back to Warragamba Workers Club to listen to some great tunes from local singer Brian Gillett. The Dam Riders will be putting on a great BBQ and the Club restaurant will also be opened.
Warragamba Anzac Committee will have raffles to be won and will be selling Anzac t-shirts for $15 each. Handmade poppies by our local knitting ladies will be available for purchase.
WINDSOR – 25th April
Time: March 5:30am, Service 5:50am
Location: McQuade Park, Windsor
All members are requested to be in attendance by 5:30am for the march to the cenotaph. All are very welcome to attend and to honour and remember those who paid the eternal sacrifice. After the service, all members and guests are invited back to the Windsor RSL Club for the gunfire breakfast. On ANZAC Day, the Club offers a two-up game for the enjoyment of all.
KURRAJONG – 25th April
Time: Service 5:00am
Location: Kurrajong War Memorial Park
WILBERFORCE – 25th April
Time: Service 9:00am
Location: Wilberforce Park
PITT TOWN – 25th April
Time: Service 9:00am
Location: Bathurst Street, Pitt Town ________________________________________________________________________
RICHMOND– 25th April
Time: March 2:30pm, Service follows March.
Location: Richmond War Memorial, East Market St.
The March commences at 24 West Market Street at 2.30pm, with a Commemorative Service to follow at Richmond War Memorial. Members of the public who are a descendant of a former Veteran, of any conflict, are also invited to participate in the March wearing the medals of their Veteran, and/or carrying a photo or displaying the name of their Veteran. Following the Commemorative Service, members of the public are invited back to the Richmond RSL Sub-Branch for light refreshments.
GLENBROOK – 25th April
Time: Dawn Service 6:00am, March 10:15am, Remembrance Ceremony 10:30am
Location: Glenbrook RSL Club War Memorial
ANZAC Day with the Diggers, their families and friends.
5.30am – Rum call for the Diggers
6.00am – Dawn Service at the Club’s War Memorial
6.30am – Breakfast with the Diggers
10.15am – March from Glenbrook Park to the Club
10.30am – Remembrance Ceremony at the Club’s War Memorial
1.00pm – Two Up
SPRINGWOOD – 25th April
Time: Dawn Service 6:00am, March 10:15am, Service 11:00am, Sunset Service 4:45pm
Location: Buckland Park, Springwood
6.00am – Dawn Service: Assemble at Memorial, Buckland Park, Springwood.
10.15am – Assemble west of Springwood Post Office, Macquarie Road.
10.30am – March to War Memorial for wreath laying at 10.50am. Followed by Service.
12.30am – Lunch at Springwood Sports Club, Macquarie Road, Springwood
4.45pm – Sunset Service at Memorial.
CARRINGTON – WEDNESDAY 24th April
Time: Service 10:30am
Location: Carrington Centennial Care (Flagpole Area)
Carrington Centennial Care ANZAC Day Service will be conducted in the Flagpole Area of Carrington on Wednesday 24th April 2019 commencing at 10.30am. Everyone is welcome.
COBBITTY – WEDNESDAY 24th April
Time: Service 2:30pm
Location: Wivenhoe Retirement Village, 6 Hollyhock Ave Cobbitty
Wivenhoe Retirement Village, 6 Hollyhock Avenue, Cobbitty – ANZAC Day Service will be conducted in the Recreation Centre commencing at 2.30 pm. Everyone is welcome.
CAMDEN – 25th April
Time: Dawn Service 5:25am, March Assembly 10:00am, March 10:30am Commencing
Location: Camden Bicentennial Equestrian Park Memorial Site
Camden RSL Sub Branch Dawn Service will be conducted in the Camden Bicentennial Equestrian Park Memorial Site, Cawdor Road, CAMDEN NSW 2570, commencing at 5.15am sharp, Cawdor Road from Camden Sports Club to Barsden Street, will be closed from 4.45am until 7am. We request everyone to be seated by 5.15am.
Marchers will assemble in Elizabeth Street between Mitchell and Elizabeth Streets from 10.00 am with the march commencing at 10.30am, marchers will move from Elizabeth Street, down Argyle Street, follow Cawdor Road to the Camden Bicentennial Equestrian Park, for the commencement of the 2017 Camden Anzac Day Commemoration Service, commencing at 11.00 am.
LEPPINGTON – Wednesday 24th April
Time: Service 10:30am
Location: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, ANZAC Memorial
In conjunction with Ingleburn Campbelltown, Liverpool and Camden RSL Sub Branches.
A beautiful and moving ANZAC Day ceremony will take place from 10.30am on Wednesday 24th April 2019 at Forest Lawn Memorial Parks ANZAC Memorial, in memory of the Australian and New Zealand service men and women who have served and died in wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations. On the day, people in our local area from Liverpool through to Macarthur are welcome to join the ceremony, which will provide a moment for remembrance, gratitude and thankfulness to these Australian heroes. ________________________________________________________________________
LIVERPOOL – 25th April
Time: March 5:15am, Service 5:30am
Location: Bigge Park, Liverpool
Starting at Club Liverpool at 5.15am, the march will head down George St, turn left at Moore Street and then proceed to Bigge Park for a 5.30am Dawn Service. This will be followed by breakfast at Club Liverpool, 185 George Street.
5.15am – March from Club Liverpool to Bigge Park
5.30am – Dawn Service at Bigge Park
6 – 8am – Breakfast at Club Liverpool
8.15am – Variety Show at Club Liverpool
The Dawn Service of Remembrance will be conducted by the City of Liverpool Sub Branch of the Returned and Services League of Australia.
CAMBPELLTOWN – 25th April
Time: Service 5:45am, Parade 8:40am,
Location: Mawson Park, Campbelltown
All are welcome this Anzac Day to commemorate the 104th Anniversary of the Landing at Gallipoli. Campbelltown RSL Club are hosting services so they can remember those who sacrificed everything for their great country. The day will start with a 5.45am Dawn Service at Mawson Park, followed by Breakfast from 6.15am at Campbelltown RSL. The parade will begin at 8.40am and starts from Queen Street and finishes at Mawson Park, where the Anzac Day Services will commence. At 10am play Two Up at Campbelltown RSL and in the afternoon enjoy music in the lounge from Le Groove and JJ Duo.
MINCHINBURY – 25th April
Time: March Assembly 4:30am, March 5:00am, Service 5:30am
Location: Pinegrove Memorial Park, Minchinbury
Please join us for our annual ANZAC Day Dawn Service that honours the courage and sacrifice of all those who have served Australia.The Commemorative March begins at 5.00am, please arrive by 4.30am at the War Service Memorial Garden for the ANZAC Service, parking available. The Dawn Service commences at 5:30am.
We will be supporting Legacy Australia on the day with all funds raised going towards the awareness for our incapacitated and deceased veterans. These funds help assist approximately 65,000 widowers, 1800 children and people with disabilities Australia wide. They also support essential services such as counselling, special housing, medical and social support.
PICTON – 25th April
Time: March Assembly 6:30am, March 7:00am,
Location: Picton RSL Memorial Park
BARGO – 25th April
Time: Service 11:00am
Location: Bargo Sports Club
OAKDALE – 25th April
Time: Service 3:00pm
Location: Oakdale Workers Club
THIRLMERE – SUNDAY 28th April
Time: Service 2:00pm
Location: Thirlmere Memorial Park