St Marys RSL
In 2019, the Commemorative Services at St Marys include:
1. Anzac – SUNDAY March and Service. Please be aware that the location and timings for this annual event change for 2019 and beyond - no longer at Victoria Park – for 2019 the event will occur on Sunday 14th April, commencing at 11.00am. The new assembly point for the March is Cook Park, on Wilson Street (near western end). If marching, form up in this park at 10.30am, ready to march off by 11.00am. Dress includes medals. March will conclude at the RSL Guns War Memorial at the St Marys RSL Club, where a Service will immediately be conducted. After the Service, attendees are invited into the Club auditorium for a light lunch and refreshments. All in the community are invited to attend and participate in this commemoration.
2. ANZAC - Dawn Service at St Marys RSL – Thursday 25th April 2019, 5.00am This annual Service will be conducted at the St Marys RSL Memorial in the grounds of St Marys RSL Club. Dress includes medals. Dual special ‘Live TV - Big Screen’ facilities will be on site to ensure those attending are able to view all details of the Service. After the Service, all special guests and sub-Branch Members (and their family) are invited to breakfast in the club. [The St Marys RSL Club Ltd will also offer a breakfast for all other attendees at a small cost.] All in the community are invited to attend and participate in this commemoration. Information about the ANZAC Day Parade in Sydney can be accessed at www.rslnsw.org.au.
3. Vietnam Veterans Day – Sunday 18th August 2019, 5.00pm St Marys RSL sub-Branch, and the Vietnam Veterans Association, St Marys Outpost will jointly conduct our annual Service at our Memorial at St Marys RSL. Dress includes medals. More details to be supplied later, or contact the Honorary Secretary. All in the community are invited to attend and participate in this commemoration.
4. Remembrance Day – Monday 11th November 2019 St Marys sub-Branch will change the usual venue for this Service. It will be conducted at the War Memorial Bandstand at Victoria Park, Great Western Highway, St Marys. This change is designed to reflect the original purpose of the Memorial there … to remember all (particularly local service personnel) who were lost in WW1 and subsequent conflicts involving our Nation. More details to be supplied later, or contact the Honorary Secretary. All in the community are invited to attend and participate in this commemoration.
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