anzac day services in the west

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NEWPORT - Afternoon Service - Thursday April 25 from 1:30pm - 2pm Service
The Newport RSL will be holding a March and Commemorative Service to mark Anzac Day. The March will leave the Newport RSL in Market St at 1.00pm, then proceed along Market St, Mason St and Mirls St to the Cenotaph in Mason St.
From 1:45pm there will be a Commemorative Service including the laying of wreaths. The marchers will then return to the RSL via Market St.

As a result of the above the following road closures will be in place around these times.
Market Street, between Derwent Street and Mason Street
Mason Street, between Melbourne Road and Mirls Street
Traffic diversions will be in place.

FLEMINGTON and KENSINGTON - Thursday, 25th April 2019 5:45am

6.00am Cenotaph Cnr Racecourse Road & Bel Air Street

Gunfire Breakfast Free for veterans and cadets Club Rooms,
25-27 Rankins Road Kensington Flemington Kensington RSL, 25-27 Rankins Road, Kensington as per bar prices Club Rooms

WILLIAMSTOWN - Thursday April 25 from 5:15am
5:45am Dawn Service at Cenotaph, Roundabout at intersection, Ferguson Street, Nelson Place and The Strand

6:15am Breakfast Gold Coin donation

ALTONA - ANZAC DAY - Dawn Service -  Thursday April 25 from 5:30am–11:00am
6am Dawn Service at the Eternal Flame Civic Pde

March : 5.30am Step Off Point is Altona RSL, 31 Sargood Street, Altona, following the March refreshments will be provided at the RSL.

WERRIBEE - ANZAC Day Dawn Service - Thursday 25 April
Wednesday 25 April, 6.30am, Cenotaph in Station Place, Werribee
Following the service, breakfast will be served at the Kelly Park Community Centre. Contact the Werribee RSL for further detail on 9741 5525. Please note that road closures will be in place.

SUNSHINE - Thursday 25th April from 6:45am
99 Dickson Street
Sunshine, Victoria 3020

6:45am:  Dawn Service at Sunshine RSL
From 6:30am:  Breakfast at RSL.  Cost:gold coin donation

KEILOR - Thursday 25th of April 10:30am
Service held at the Keilor Cenotaph from 10:30am - 11:30am

704B Old Calder Highway, Keilor

BACCHUS MARSH - Thursday April 25 from 5:30am - 11am
203 Main Street
Bacchus Marsh Victoria 3340

5:45am Dawn Service.

Breakfast : Breakfast will be available following the Dawn Service at 6.15am.
(a Gold Coin Donation is kindly requested) Breakfast will be in the Public Hall.

MELTON - Thursday April 25
Melton War Memorial, High Street, Melton.
Dawn Service : 6.00am

Breakfast : Breakfast will be available following the Dawn Service.(7am)
(a Gold Coin Donation is kindly requested) Breakfast will be at the Melton Country Club.

March : 9.30am Step Off Point is Alexandra Street, Melton, following the March refreshments will be provided at the Melton Country Club.

Commemoration Service : 9:45am – Melton War Memorial.


6am Dawn Service -  It is recommended to assemble on the Shrine Forecourt by 4.30am, no requirement to register attendance.
Pre-amble address will commence at 5.45am prior to the Service at 6am. There is no seating available.
The Dawn Service concludes at approximately 6.30am, attendees are encouraged to enter the Sanctuary to lay poppies following the conclusion of the service.
8.15am Official Wreath Laying Service
Invited guests assemble at 7.45am in the Sanctuary.

9am ANZAC Day March
Thousands of veterans, their descendants and current serving personnel will march down St Kilda Road, starting at the intersection of Flinders and Swanston Streets and concluding at the Shrine of Remembrance. Unit wreaths will be laid at the Shrine progressively during the March which will conclude at approximately 1pm.
Persons interested in marching should contact RSL Victoria Headquarters on 03 9655 5555 or

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