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ANZAC Day 2019 Commemorative Events

Anzac Day Dawn Service Perth

THE ANZAC Day Dawn Service at the State War Memorial in Kings Park starts at 6am on Thursday, April 25, 2019. This commemorative event will host approximately 30,000 people.

People are encouraged to arrive from 5am onwards. Silence and lights out are at 5.50am.

Bus-only lanes will operate along parts of Wellington and Havelock Streets, with a free shuttle bus from Perth Busport (Route 620) starting from 4.30am. It is strongly recommended that you take public transport. It’s free for current and returned service personnel wearing their uniforms, campaign ribbons or medals to any ANZAC Day commemorative event.

For full details, including road closures, please visit:

https://www.rslwa.org.au/commemoration/anzac-day/event/services/dawn-service/

Gunfire Breakfast: This is held at Government House Gardens on St Georges Terrace, from 7am-9am. This is open to everyone and is supported by Rotary WA, who will be serving tea, coffee, and bacon-and-egg rolls.

ANZAC Day March: This starts at 9am from the corner of Barrack Street and St Georges Terrace. The March will move east along St Georges Terrace, turning right onto Victoria Avenue before dispersing in Langley Park. A sausage sizzle will be provided by The Salvation Army.

The media cannot interview veterans while they are transported in jeeps and vehicles during the March.

Information on the Order of March, route map and parking, or other frequently asked questions, visit: https://www.rslwa.org.au/commemoration/anzac-day/event/services/march/

Commemorative Service: Perth Concert Hall, 11:00am. This is a FREE event, with all welcome to attend. This is a ticketed event, please note that the venue will not have assigned seating and as a result, guests will be seated in order of arrival.

This year’s program includes the Salvation Army Perth Fortress Band and the ANZAC Day Choir, brought together from the Perth Modern School Chamber Choirs and Perth Modern School Alumni Singers. For tickets, please visit:

https://www.rslwa.org.au/commemoration/anzac-day/event/services/commemorative-service/

 

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