TUESDAY 25 APRIL 2017

ANZAC Day is always an important day in our community.   Palmerston North has several public services running throughout the morning at different locations and times. All services will proceed regardless of the weather. Please feel welcome to attend.

Click here to view the 2017 Anzac dawn service sheet.

Click here to view the 2017 Anzac civic service sheet


PALMERSTON NORTH

Cenotaph - The Square

6am - Dawn Service (Commences with RNZAF Fly Past)

Those wanting to parade are to assemble on Church Street, opposite All Saints Church at 5.30am. Any RSA veterans who are wheelchair users can assemble on Main Street opposite the iSite.

From 6.30 am the Cosmopolitan Club is open for the traditional breakfast and toastings.

9.15am - Civic Service (Commences with RNZAF Fly Past)

Those wanting to parade are to assemble on Church Street, opposite All Saints Church at 8.30am. Any wheelchair users can assemble on Main Street opposite the iSite.

At 10am there is a Mayoral Morning Tea at the Convention Centre with a short address from Mayor Grant Smith.  All members of the public are welcome.

Any group or organisation that wants to lay a wreath or march at any of the Palmerston North services need to register by 5pm Wednesday 19 April. Register online here or phone 356 8199.


BUNNYTHORPE

Cenotaph - Cnr Raymond Street and Dixons Line, Bunnythorpe

9.30am - Community Service.  

Anyone wanting to lay a wreath please make contact with Jean    Thompson prior to the service.


ASHHURST

Ashhurst Village Green

6am - Dawn Service

12noon - Civic Service


MAORI BATTALION HALL

Cuba Street, Palmerston North

10.30am - Morning Tea

Please bring a plate of food to contribute to the shared morning tea following the service.


LINTON MILITARY CAMP

6am - Dawn Service

Palmerston North City Council’s Library and Community Services unit have organised a range of activities for all ages to commemorate ANZAC Day throughout April.  For more details click here.

Images from past ceremonies:


ORDERS OF SERVICE for anzac day and any other information will BEGIN to be available at the start OF APRIL 2017

 

For further information relating to the 2017 ANZAC Day services please contact:

Sandra Crosbie

PNCC Communications

Email: sandra.crosbie@pncc.govt.nz

Phone: 06 356 8199