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21 April, 2021

ANZAC Day Events

Dawn Services, parades and marches will be happening across the north this Sunday April 25 as we pause to remember those who served. From Cardwell to Cooktown, the North will pause to remember.


ANZAC Day, April 25, 2021

Dawn Services, parades and marches will be happening across the north this Sunday April 25 as we pause to remember those who served.

From Cardwell to Cooktown, the North will pause to remember.

CAIRNS

Dawn service

5.30am Assemble on the Cairns Esplanade. There are pick-ups and drop-offs available for veterans.

March

6.45am Parade assembles at the corner of Aplin St and Lake St. 7.30am Parade will march to the cenotaph.

TRINITY BEACH

Dawn parade

5.30am Assemble adjacent to the memorial for catafalque party followed by service.

YORKEYS KNOB

Commemorative service

8.30am Service will commence at flag poles outside Yorkeys Knob Boating Club.

EDGE HILL/CAIRNS WEST

Dawn service

4.10am Form at the entrance on the corner of Anderson and James streets, Manunda, march to the war graves.

EDMONTON

Dawn service

5am Assemble at the cenotaph on Wolff St.

5.28am Service followed by a march finishing at Armstrong St. Parking in Armstrong St at Fuller Park.

GORDONVALE

Dawn parade

3.30am Gunfire breakfast at Gordonvale RSL Annex. 4.27am Service at Gordon Park cenotaph.

Commemorative service

9am Assemble at Gordonvale State Primary School on George St.

YARRABAH

Commemorative service

10am Assemble at memorial for a commemorative service.

BABINDA

Dawn parade

4am Parade assembles at RSL Memorial Hall for a 4.25am march to Anzac Park.

Commemorative service

10am Commemorative march from the RSL Memorial Hall to march to Anzac Park.

INNISFAIL

Dawn service

3.30am-5am Innisfail cenotaph.

March

8.30am From Innisfail cenotaph.

EL ARISH

Dawn Service

4.28am Dawn service at El Arish Community Hall.

TULLY

Dawn parade and service

5.30am Dawn parade — assembling Tigers Leagues Club for march to the Mitchell Park cenotaph.

March and commemoration ceremony

9.40am Assemble at Butler and Still St intersection.

10am March Mitchell Park cenotaph via Butler St and Bryant St.

10.15am Community commemoration ceremony and laying of wreaths at Mitchell Park cenotaph.

Lunch

12.30pm at the Tigers Leagues Club for participating ex-service personnel and partners.

CARDWELL

Dawn Service, march and commemoration

5am Dawn service at cenotaph.

6am Gunfire breakfast at RSL.

9am Anzac commemoration service — at Cardwell Care Inc, 40 Jamieson St.

11am Community commemoration at cenotaph.

11.30am Parade marches to post office along Victoria St.

ATHERTON

Dawn service

4.20am Parade assembles at corner of Cook and Main Sts.

Commemorative service

9.30am Parade assembles at Atherton Cemetery on the Kennedy Highway.

MALANDA

Dawn service

4am Assemble at Malanda Hotel for a march to Eacham memorial gates.

Day service

9.45am Form at corner of Park Ave and William St.

MAREEBA

Dawn service

4.28am Assemble on Byrnes St for service and then march from in front of the RSL.

March

9.30am Assemble outside old RSL building for parade to the cenotaph followed by service.

YUNGABURRA

Dawn Service

5.30am Afghanistan Avenue of Honour.

Commemorative Service

8am Assemble at Yungaburra cenotaph for wreath laying.

PORT DOUGLAS

Commemorative service and march

10am Assemble at Port Village in Macrossan St. 10.15am March to cenotaph. 10.30am Service begins.

COW BAY

Commemorative service and march

5.15am Assemble at My Pathways car park, 1475 Cape Tribulation Rd for march to the Cow Bay cenotaph. Gunfire breakfast to follow at the Crocodylus.

12pm Barbecue hosted by Daintree Coast Community Shed.

1pm Community cricket match at the Alexandra Bay Sports Club.

MOSSMAN

Dawn service

5.20am Form at Mossman cenotaph, Front St, for a service, gunfire breakfast for service members and guests.

COOKTOWN

Dawn Service

6am at William Daku Park.

March

10.30am from RSL Club at 127 Charlotte St to Anzac Park.

Commemorative Service

11am at Anzac Park.


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