2017 Anzac Day marches and services in Cessnock City

ABERDARE

Service at Veterans’ Park, Aberdare Road at 9.30am.

ABERMAIN

March moves off at 8.30am from corner of Bathurst Street and Cessnock Road, to service at Jeffries Park Cenotaph.

BRANXTON

Dawn service at Branxton rotunda (John Rose Avenue) at 5.20am. Main march at 11.15am from corner of New England Highway and Elderslie Street to rotunda.

CESSNOCK

Dawn service at War Memorial in Darwin Street (Cessnock TAFE grounds) at 5.30am. Service at Veteran’s Park, Aberdare at 9.30am. Main march at 11.15am, from Cessnock Ex-Services Club to War Memorial for service.

GRETA

Dawn service at 5.30am at the cenotaph on the New England Highway. Main march at 9.30am from corner of Nelson Street to cenotaph for service.

KEARSLEY

Assemble for march at tennis courts at 5am. March to Kearsley Community hall for service at 5.15am. Breakfast to follow after the service.

KURRI KURRI

Dawn service at Rotary Park cenotaph at 5am. Breakfast to follow at Kurri Kurri Bowling Club. Main march begins at 9.45am from Mitre 10 to cenotaph for 10am service.

MILLFIELD

Meet at St Luke’s Anglican Church at 5.15am, march to Millfield Public School for dawn service.

NEATH

Service at Neath Hotel at 10am, including the lighting of Harry Littlefair’s miner’s lamp.

PAXTON

Meet at the corner of McDonald and Anderson Avenue at 5.10am, march to Paxton Public School for service. Breakfast to follow after the service at Paxton Bowling Club.

WESTON

March from Weston RSL Sub-branch hall at 9am. March around Cessnock Road, Hall, First and Station Streets and back to the cenotaph for the service at 9.20am. Flyby over Station Street at 9.40am.

WOLLOMBI

Dawn service at Anzac Reserve (corner of Wollombi and Narone Creek Roads) at 5.45am.

ANZAC DAY RACES

Cessnock’s Anzac Day race meeting will support Soldier On Australia, with the unveiling of a special memorial dedicated to the “Walers” used by the Light Horsemen in World War 1. Read more here.

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