Anzac Day

The following towns in Baw Baw Shire will be holding commemorations on ANZAC Day, Wednesday 25 April 2018.

Aberfeldy

Time: 12.00pm service.
Location: Aberfeldy Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Aberfeldy.

Darnum

Time: 11.00am service featuring special guest speakers Mr Michael Weatherell.
Location: War Memorial, Darnum Public Hall, Cropley Street, Darnum.

Drouin

Time: 6.00am dawn service.
Location: Cenotaph, Memorial Park, Princes Way, Drouin.

Time: 10.10am march, service and wreath laying.
Location: March proceeds from Bendigo Bank car park at 10.10am to the Cenotaph in Memorial Park, Princes Way, Drouin for Service at 10:30am. Temporary road closures will be in place.

Erica

Time: 9.30am service.
Location: War Memorial, Erica Public Memorial Hall, 14 School Road, Erica.

Hill End

Time: 10.30am service.
Location: War Memorial, Hill End Mechanics Institute Hall, 2494 Willow Grove Road, Hill End.

Jindivick

Time: 11.00am service.
Location: War Memorial, Jacksons Track, Jindivick.

Longwarry

Date: Sunday 22 April 2018.
Time: 2.00pm service.
Location: War Memorial, Cnr Bennett and Kennedy Streets, Longwarry. Followed by afternoon tea, guest speaker and entertainment at Longwarry Hall.

Narracan East

Time: 9.30am service.
Location: War Memorial, Narracan Connection Road, Narracan East.

Neerim South

Time: 2.00pm service and afternoon tea.
Location: Tarago Views Aged Care Facility, 29-39 Main Road, Neerim South.

Noojee

Time: 5.45am dawn service.
Location: Red Parrot Cafe, 1 Bennett Street, Noojee.

Thorpdale

Time: 9.00am service.
Location: War Memorial, Pioneer Park, Station Street, Thorpdale.

Trafalgar

Time: 6.00am dawn service.
Location: Cenotaph, Trafalgar RSL Hall, 55 Kitchener Street, Trafalgar.

Time: 10.15am service and morning tea.
Location: Andrew’s House, 40-42 School Road, Trafalgar.

Time: 10.45am march and service.
Location: March proceeds from Criterion Hotel at 10.45am to the Cenotaph at the Trafalgar RSL Hall, 55 Kitchener Street, Trafalgar for Service at 11:00am. Temporary road closures will be in place.

Walhalla

Time: 6.00am dawn service.
Location: War Memorial, Central Gardens, Walhalla Road, Walhalla.

Warragul

Time: 6.00am dawn service.
Location: Cenotaph, Smith Street, Warragul. Temporary road closures will be in place.

Time: 9:40am march and service.
Location: March proceeds from the Gazette Offices at 9.40am to the Cenotaph, Smith Street, Warragul for Service at 10:00am. Temporary road closures will be in place. Followed by morning tea at the RSL Hall, Albert Street, Warragul.

Time: 2.00pm service and afternoon tea.
Location: Fairview Village, 30 Sargeant Street, Warragul.

Willow Grove

Time: 9.30am service.
Location: War Memorial, Willow Grove Community Centre, Moe-Willow Grove Road, Willow Grove.

Yarragon

Time: 10.30am service.
Location: Cenotaph, Princes Highway, Yarragon.

All members of the community are encouraged to attend a local service.

Poppies may be laid at the dawn services and wreaths may be laid at the mid-morning services. Council will also lay wreaths at War Memorials at Neerim, Neerim East and Neerim North.

For more information and contact details for various services across the Shire, contact your local RSL Branch, email Baw Baw Shire Council or call 5624 2411.