ANZAC Day observances throughout Horowhenua

26 April 2017, 12:00 AM

Horowhenua residents and visitors are invited to attend services to commemorate ANZAC Day on Tuesday 25 April 2017.

The following dawn services and civic ceremonies are being held throughout the District:

Levin Dawn Service

5.45am           Assemble at RSA, Devon St.

6.00am           Parade moves off to Cenotaph.

6.15am           Cenotaph Service begins.

6.45am           Return to RSA.

Provision will be made for those members unable to march to the Cenotaph from the Levin RSA.


Levin Civic Ceremony

10.00am        Parade to assemble on Bath St, outside Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō. 

10.10am        Parade moves off to Cenotaph.

10.30am        Cenotaph Service commences.


Levin Retreat Ceremonies

4.45pm          The Avenue Cemetery.

5.15pm          Tiro Tiro Rd Cemetery.


Foxton Dawn Service

5.30am           Assemble at RSA, Easton St.

5.45am           Parade moves off to Cenotaph.

6.00am           Cenotaph Service begins.

6.30am           Return to RSA.


Foxton Civic Ceremony

9.00am           Manawatu College hall, Ladys Mile, Foxton.

9.35am           Parade assembles in Ladys Mile to move off for Cenotaph Service.

9.40am           Cenotaph Service begins.


Shannon Civic Ceremony

11.15am        Parade assembles at the old Post Office, cnr Stout St and Plimmer Tce.

11.25am        Parade moves off to Cenotaph.

11.30am        Cenotaph Service commences.


Manakau Special Memorial Service

7.20am           Assemble outside Manakau Hall to march to the War Memorial in Honi Taipua St.


Waitarere Beach Civic Ceremony

8.30am           Breakfast at Waitarere Beach Bowling Club, Park Ave.

9.30am           Service commences.


Moutoa Civic Ceremony

9.30am           Moutoa Memorial Gates, Foxton-Shannon Rd.


Tokomaru Civic Ceremony

10.00am        RSA and Country Club, Matipo St.