75th ANNIVERSARY MEMORIAL SERVICES

Brisbane, Queensland

Monday 14 May 2018, 10am for 10.30.  At St Andrew’s Anglican Church Lutwyche. Refreshments will be served following the Service.

Tuesday 24 April, Nurses’ Candlelight Vigil, Anzac Square.

Saturday 12 May, 75th Anniversary Memorial Dinner, United Services Club, Brisbane.

Enquires: contact the Secretary, Ms Sue De Vries, PO Box 1233, Indooroopilly Qld 4068, or email: admin@centaurnursesfund.org.au

CaloundraQueensland 

Monday 14 May 2018 at 11am.  At the Memorial in Centaur Park. Anyone wishing to lay a wreath please see the Secretary, Dick Alchin, before the Service begins. Morning tea after the Service at Caloundra RSL. Enquiries: Caloundra RSL Centaur Commemoration Committee, telephone (07) 5438 5800.

Point Danger, Queensland

Monday 14 May 2018 at 10am.  At the Memorial (weather permitting, otherwise in the assembly hall, Centaur Primary School, Eucalyptus Drive, Banora Point). The Service is conducted by the school students. Refreshments following the Service. Enquiries to Centaur Primary School (07) 5524 9655.

*Special for 75th Anniversary* Bundaberg, Queensland

Monday 14 May 2018 at 9.30am.  At the War Nurses Memorial Park, cnr Burbong & Takalvan Sts Bundaberg, opposite Bundaberg Base Hospital. If you wish to lay a wreath please advise details by 4 May. Bundaberg & District Ex-Servicwomen’s Assn bundy.eswa@gmail.com PO Box 397 Bundaberg Qld 4570 Ph 07 4159 4134 (secretary) or 07 4157 4621 (president).

Melbourne, Victoria

Sunday 20 May 2018 at 9.00am.  In the ANZAC Memorial Chapel, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital, 300 Waterdale Road, Heidelberg West. Entry via Gate 9. Enquiries: Robert Winther (03) 9496 2324, or robert.winther@austin.org.au Refreshments will be served at the Darebin RSL Sub-Branch at 402 Bell Street, Preston.

Concord, Sydney, New South Wales

Friday 11 May 2018 at 10.30am.  In the 113 AGH Memorial Chapel, Concord Hospital, Hospital Rd, Concord. Refreshments will be available after the Service. RSVP  to Melva Lindley at (02) 9767 5256 or melva.lindley@sswahs.nsw.gov.au

Free parking is available in Lovedale Paddock. TheCourtesy Golf Cart will transport people to the Chapel. If parking in the Hospital Carpark you can have your Parking Ticket replaced with a free ticket at morning tea.

Dapto, New South Wales

Saturday 12 May 2018 at 2pm.  At the War Memorial in the small park adjacent to Dapto Railway Station. All welcome. Refreshments following the Service at Dapto RSL Hall opposite the park. For further information or directions contact Michael Johnston, Secretary, at Dapto-Port-KemblaSB@rslnsw.org.au

Macksville, New South Wales

Saturday 12 May 2018 at 11am.  At the War Memorial on the riverbank. Participating in the ceremony will be the cadets of TS Culgoa ANC, the Naval & Mariners Association, and Readers from local schools. Poppies will be offered for placing on the communal wreath. Enquiries: jthomas44@bigpond.com or telephone Jan Thomas at 02 6564 8400.

Canberra, ACT

Monday 14 May 2018 at 4.55pm.  The Centaur Last Post Ceremony at the AWM. Assemble in the Orientation Gallery with the Centaur Association Representative, by 4.30pm.  The Representative will have poppies for those who wish to place a poppy on the Roll of Honour prior to the commencement of the ceremony.  People laying wreaths or floral tributes are asked to meet with AWM staff also in the Orientation Gallery.  The Centaur casualty to be commemorated will be Pte Athol Povey, 2/12th Field Ambulance.

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