Redland City ANZAC Day Services


Information courtesy of Bayside Bulletin

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Cleveland

Dawn Service

  • 5am: Veterans assemble at Redlands RSL.
  • 5.15am: Veterans march to the cenotaph in Anzac Memorial Park. ( note best to get there by this time, as this is when the activity starts)
  • 5.30am: Dawn service commences at the cenotaph.

Day Parade and Service

  • 10am: Parade assembles in Middle Street, between Island and Fitzroy streets.
  • 10.30am: Parade marches to cenotaph in Anzac Memorial Park.
  • 11am: Commemorative service commences at the cenotaph.

Enquiries to Redlands RSL on 3488 1199.

Redland Bay

Dawn Service

  • 4.45am: Veterans assemble in Banana Street, near Redland Bay Community Centre.
  • 4.50am: Veterans march to cenotaph in Neville Stafford Park.
  • 5.10am: Dawn Service commences.

A breakfast by gold coin donation will be held after the service at Redland Bay Community Centre for veterans and their partners only.

North Stradbroke Island

Dawn Service

  • 4.45am: Veterans assemble at the butcher shop in Welsby Street, Dunwich for the march to the cenotaph.
  • 5am: Memorial service commences at the cenotaph.

A traditional gunfire breakfast will be held after the service at the RSL club in Mallon Street, Dunwich.

Day Service

  • 10.30am: Marchers assemble at the Little Ship Club for the march to the cenotaph.
  • 11am: Commemorative service commences at the cenotaph.

The RSL bus will be available on the day; bookings essential by 3pm on April 24. Enquiries to the RSL on 3409 9318.

Macleay Island

Dawn Service

  • 5am: Veterans assemble in Kate Street.
  • 5.15am: Veterans march to the cenotaph in Pat’s Park.
  • 5.40am: Dawn Service commences.

A gunfire breakfast will be held after the service at the cenotaph, followed by fellowship at Club Macleay (bowls club).

RSL prepares for big day

ARRANGEMENTS are well in hand for Anzac Day 2014. Information is available from RSL Headquarters, Bay Breeze magazine, Redlands RSL website or club reception.

If you or your organisation wishes to lay a wreath at either service, please advise on 3488 1105.

On Thursday, April 24 from 9am, ladies from ex-service groups will make posies with poppies and rosemary at the Veterans Centre. Anyone with rosemary, please drop off that morning. Phone and make arrangements for any veteran who would like transport. Contact 3488 1105.

Lay a wreath at Redland Bay

ANY person or organisation wishing to lay a wreath at the Dawn Service at Redland Bay, please contact John Clifton 3206 9524 or Bruce Robinson 3207 8495 from the Redland Bay South RSL Sub Branch.