ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands

17 April, 2018Posted in: Community, Events
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As the Nation prepares to pause and commemorate our servicemen and women, Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents to attend one of this year’s ANZAC Day services.

“Next Wednesday marks the 103rd anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops on the shores of Gallipoli in 1915,” he said.

“The 25th of April also marks 100 years since the Second Battle of Villers-Bretonneux.”

“To commemorate these occasions and pay respect to those who paid the ultimate sacrifice, services will be held at numerous locations across the Shire.”

Scheduled services include:

Dawn service                         –           5.45am
Main service                          –           10.30am

March & dawn service          –           5.45am & 6.00am
March & main service           –           10.35am & 11.00am

Dawn service                         –           6.00am
March & main service          –           10.30am & 11.00am

Wreath laying & service       –           11.00am

Wreath laying                        –           10.15am

Colo Vale
Service                                    –           8.00am

Service                                    –           9.00am

Hill Top
Dawn service                         –           6.00am

March & dawn service          –           5.15am & 5.30am
March & main service           –           10.30am & 10.45am

Moss Vale
March & service                    –           10.30am & 11.00am

Sutton Forest
March & service                    –           7.50am & 8.00am

For a full list of details and locations visit Council’s website at

“I encourage everyone to attend a service this ANZAC Day and take a moment to reflect upon the sacrifices our troops undertook across multiple conflicts in honour of our country,” the Mayor said.