Anzac Day services in Augusta and Margaret River

Augusta-Karridale and Margaret River RSL sub branches will host the traditional Anzac Day services. The Margaret River service will be broadcast live on the AMR Mail Facebook page from 11.30am.
Augusta-Karridale and Margaret River RSL sub branches will host the traditional Anzac Day services. The Margaret River service will be broadcast live on the AMR Mail Facebook page from 11.30am.

The Margaret River RSL and Augusta Karridale RSL sub-branches are inviting community members and visitors to attend the annual Anzac Day services on Thursday April 25.

Margaret River

Dawn Service | 6.00am

Attendees are requested to assemble at the war memorial located in Memorial Park adjacent to Willmott Avenue, Margaret River by 5.55am.

President Mr Keith Simmonds will present a short address followed by the laying of wreaths, the Ode to the Fallen and a prayer.

Following the service, RSL members and members of the public are invited to the Margaret River District Club, on Tunbridge Street, for the traditional Gunfire Breakfast.

Morning Service 11.15am

The parade will begin with the assembly at 11.15am at Reuther Park; the parade will step off at 11.30am.

In the event of inclement weather alternative arrangements will be announced at 10.30am. Notices will be posted outside the Margaret River Hotel. (The parade will be cancelled and a short service will be held at the Margaret River District Club commencing at 11.45am).

For those laying wreaths; local government, schools and local businesses etc. can order their wreaths from River Blossoms Florist.

Wreaths will be delivered to Memorial Park prior to the service.

Following the service, RSL members, their guests and participants are invited to the Margaret River District Club for fellowship, with two up to commence from 2pm.

Augusta

Dawn Service | 6.20am

The Augusta Karridale RSL sub branch will host their moving annual dawn service at the Augusta War Memorial on the corner of York St and Osnaburg Street in Augusta from 6.20am.

Parking is along Osnaburg Street.

Please leave room adjacent to the park for the parade.

Wheelchair friendly event.

The traditional Augusta gunfire breakfast will once again be hosted from 6.45am following the service.

Morning Service | 11.00am

A morning Anzac Day service will commence at the Augusta War Memorial from 11am, and will be followed by two up at the Augusta Hotel from 1.00pm.

Catch the Margaret River Service live at www.facebook.com/amrmail from 11.30am on Thursday.