Remembrance Day Commemorations 2017

On Display Indefinitely

Members of the community are advised that a number of Remembrance Day Commemorations will be conducted throughout the Baw Baw Shire on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 November 2017.

Commemorations, including wreath laying, will be conducted at the following war memorials:

Friday 10 November 2017

  • Aberfeldy: 9.30am
  • Erica: 11.30am
  • Hill End: 2.30pm
  • Walhalla: 10.30am
  • Willow Grove: 1.30pm

Saturday 11 November 2017

  • Darnum: 11.00am
  • Drouin: 11.00am
  • Longwarry: 11.00am
  • Narracan East: 9.30am
  • Noojee: 11.00am
  • Thorpdale: 10.00am
  • Trafalgar: 11.00am
  • Warragul: 11.00am

Please assemble 15 minutes prior to the service.

This year, some services will be held on Friday 10 November to take into account volunteers’ availability.

Council will also lay wreaths at the following memorials: Jindivick, Neerim, Neerim East, Neerim North, Neerim South and Yarragon.

All returned soldiers; service personnel and residents are cordially invited to assemble at the respective memorials and to lay wreaths.

All citizens are requested to observe a one minutes silence at 11.00am.

Council invites and encourages all members of the community to participate in these services.

For enquiries, please contact your local RSL or Baw Baw Shire Council on 5624 2411.