ANZAC Day servicemen

Share your ANZAC Day message below from 20-25 April 2022

Thank you to everyone who provided a message as part of ANZAC Day 2022. Contributions are now closed.

We’re commemorating the men and women who served our country. We’ve set up an online tribute wall to enable you to share your message of support and remembrance. Tell us what Anzac Day means to you or write a tribute to a loved one who served our country.

24 April, 2022

HNTGPA says:

We thank & acknowledge the service our veterans & all serving members who uphold democracy & peace. Lest We Forget.

24 April, 2022

Bruce Murray, HNTGPA says:

We thank & acknowledge the service our veterans & all serving members who uphold democracy & peace. Lest We Forget.

24 April, 2022

Tricia says:

My darling Des (Korea), Father-in-Law Charlie (Egypt WWII), Uncle Les (Light Horse WWI, and WWII, Great Uncle Charles (Egypt WWI), my love.

24 April, 2022

Kay says:

Standing beside my Dad at the Dawn Service has always held a special place in my heart. Every Anzac morning he is with me at dawn. Miss him.

23 April, 2022

Helen Barnett says:

Thank you to my father, Cliff Barnett who served in Africa and New Guinea in WWII. Your service and sacrifice will not be forgotten.

22 April, 2022

Donna Bush says:

Thankyou to my grandfather, Samuel Bush, WWI & WWII. To my Uncle Ken, prisoner in Changi & my father, Sam Bush Western front, never forgotte

22 April, 2022

Jen says:

Today and everyday I honour my Grandfather. I never had the privilege of knowing you, but in my heart I will always remember thw sacrafice.

20 April, 2022

Yolande says:

To our ANZAC 's My great uncle, John Lindsay Olling served during WW2 and died at age 21, buried in France. Thank you for your sacrifice.

ANZAC Day services in the MidCoast

All residents are invited to attend services across the MidCoast on Monday 25 April, 2022, at the following locations below:

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    Old Bar - Soldiers Memorial Hall

    Dawn Service – 5:40am – 6:00am

    5:40am service

    Assemble at Cnr Clerke & David Street Old Bar at 5:15am.

    March starts at 5:20am to the hall.

    Main Service 12:00pm service

    March -12:00pm, Main Service begins at 12:15pm until 1:00pm.

    Forming up at airstrip - march down Ungala Rd to Kolong St - Service on grounds near Old Bar Beach Surf Club.

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    Stroud (Dungog RSL) - Stroud Cenotaph

    Dawn Service 6:00am - 6:30am

    Main service - 8:30am start

    March to start at 8:30am - Cnr Memorial Ave and Cowper St

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    Wingham - Wingham Town Hall

    Dawn Service - 5:25am - 6:15am

    Main Service - 9:15am - 10:15am

    March - assemble McCullagh Lane carpark Service Wingham Town Hall

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    Forster Tuncurry Sub Branch - Lone Pine Memorial Park Tuncurry

    Dawn Service - 6:00am - 7.30am

    March - 10:30am - 11:00am

    Main Service 11:00am - 12:00pm

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    Nabiac - Nabiac Memorial Park

    Dawn Service - 6:00am - 6:30am

    Main Service - 10:30am start

    Assemble in front of the school on Clarkson St at around 10:15 am and move on to the road at 10:20 am and march to the memorial park (approximately 100m) for 10:30 service.

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    Harrington / Crowdy Head - Memorial Hall (Corner of Beach Street & Pilot Street)

    Dawn Service - 5:45am - 6:45am

    March - 10:45am

    Cnr Goode, Beach and Pilot Streets

    Main Service - 11:00am

    Memorial Hall (Cnr Beach St & Pilot St)

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    Gloucester - Memorial Clock Tower, Gloucester Memorial Park

    Dawn Service - 5:30am - 6:30am

    March - 10:30am

    Dension St in front of the Soldiers Club for 10:30 procession to REC Centre.

    Main Service - 11:00am

    IF RAINING: 11:00am service at the Gloucester REC Centre. March will proceed direct to REC Centre

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    Dawn Service - 4:45am

    At the Cenotaph at the corner of Crawford St and Mead St commencing at approximatley 4:45am.

    March - 10:30am

    Main Service - 10:45am

    At the Cenotaph (or School gym if bad weather)

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    Dawn Service - 5:45am - 6:30am

    Victoria Street Memorial

    March - 10:00am

    Victoria Street

    Main Service - 10:30am

    Memorial Clock, Fotheringham park

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    Tea Gardens - Anzac Park

    Dawn Service - 6:00am - 6:30am

    March - 10:30am

    Main Service - 11:00am

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    Hallidays Point/Black Head - Black Head Ocean Baths

    Dawn Service - 5:30am - 7:00am

Header image credit: David Whittaker Reference: AWM2022.4.31.01