Anzac Day on the Peninsula

Published on 08 April 2021

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Mornington Peninsula Shire is proudly supporting Anzac Day services at 12 local townships on Sunday 25 April 2021.
 
Anzac Day 2021 marks the 106th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing in 1915. The spirit of Anzac continues to play a role in the local community to this day, with its qualities of courage, mateship and sacrifice.
 
We encourage our community to commemorate Anzac Day safely so there are traditional dawn services, marches and remembrance services at different times and locations throughout the day. Anyone attending a local service will be required to follow COVID-safe guidelines as we pay tribute to those who have served and died in war.

For those preferring to watch the CBD Dawn Service and March from home, it will be livestreamed from 5.40am on Anzac Day. All Victorians can join online at shrine.org.au
 
Whether you attend a service or march, support your local RSL or observe a minute’s silence we hope you can commemorate safely as we pay tributes to veterans and active service personnel this Anzac Day.
 
Quotes attributed to Mayor Cr Despi O’Connor
 
“We’re looking forward to supporting community events around the Peninsula that will give everyone an opportunity to reflect, remember and pay gratitude to our service men and women on Anzac Day.”
 
ANZAC DAY PROGRAM: 
 
Crib Point
March 10.40am - Crib Point RSL
Service 11am - Tingira Place
 
Dromana
Dawn Service 6.15am - Peninsula Club, Dromana
March 9.15am - O’Donohue Street
Service 9.45am - Dromana Cenotaph
 
Flinders
Service 10.00am - Flinders Hall
March 10.30am - Flinders Hall
Wreath laying service 11am - Flinders War Memorial
 
Hastings
Dawn Service 6am - Hastings Foreshore
March 10.30am - Hastings RSL
Service 11am - Hastings Foreshore
 
Mornington
Dawn Service 6am - Memorial Park
March 9.45am - Corner Queen Street and Main Street
Service 10am - Memorial Park
 
Mount Eliza
Service 2pm - Remembrance Garden, Mount Eliza Community Centre
 
Red Hill
Service 10.45am - Red Hill Community Park
 
Rosebud
Dawn Service 6am - Rosebud RSL Memorial
 
Rye
Dawn Service 6am - Rye RSL
March 10am - Rye Pier
Service 10:30am - Rye RSL
 
Somerville
Dawn Service 5.45am - Fruit Growers Reserve
 
Sorrento
Dawn Service 6am - Sorrento Foreshore
March 11.30am - Ocean Beach Road
Service 12pm - Sorrento Foreshore
 
Tyabb
Dawn Service 5.45am - Tyabb Central Reserve
 

Individual venues may limit capacity to be Covid safe. Please contact the venue ahead of the commemoration. We will have all the names and numbers for each venue added to our site by Tuesday next week when the media release goes out. 

Please note: Traffic Management Officers will be on site to assist with redirections due to any road closures due to marches. 

For more information
mornpen.vic.gov.au/anzacday
1300 850 600

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