ANZAC Day Guide 2012

Come out and show support this ANZAC Day 2012 with a wide range of events and ceremonies being held all around the city and suburbs to honor those fallen and those still serving.


Adelaide March

The ANZAC Day March will commence at 9.30am on Wednesday 25 April commencing on North Terrace with viewing available along King William Road. The march will concluded at the Cross of Sacrifice which will  host The Cross of Sacrifice Ceremony with His Excellency The Govenor of South Australia.

Once the march and ceremony has concluded food, refreshments, games and other entertainment will be held at the Torrens Parade grounds, open to the public.

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Light Horse Memorial Service

Where: Light Horse Memorial, corner of North & East Terraces

When: Wednesday 25 April from 8.00am


Dawn Services ANZAC Day 25 April

Where: SA War Memorial, on the corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue, Adelaide from 6.15am

Where: The Memorial, Osmond Terrace & The Parade Norwood, from 6.15am.

Where: RSL, Rosetta St, West Croydon from 6.15am

Where: Memorial Gardens, Unley Road, Unley from 6.00am

Where: Memorial Clocktower, Foreshore, Semaphore from 6.15am

Where: Memorial, Orange Avenue, Salisbury from 6.15am

Where: Arch of Remembrance, Brighton Jetty, Brighton. Assemble Council Chambers 5.45am, service to begin at 6.00am

Where: RSL, Fitzgerald Avenue, Enfield from 6.15am with entertainment in the afternoon.

Where: Memorial on Seaview Road, Henley Beach from 6.30am with breakfast in Henley Town Hall

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Church Service

Where: St peter's Cathedral, North Adelaide

When:  Sunday 22 April from 7pm


Youth Vigils

Where: Adelaide, South Australian War Memorial on the corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue.

When: Guard mount at 6pm Tuesday 24 April. Ceremonay at 7pm. Guard Dismount 5.45am

Youth Representatives have createde their own ANZAC tradition. Aged between 13 and 18, representatives conduct a formal holding ceremony where the guard step down as the Dawn Service begins.

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Ambassadors Hotel

Where: Ambassadors Hotel, 107 King William Street, Adelaide

When: Wednesday 25 April

Head to the Ambassadors Hotel on King William Street in the city to enjoy either breakfast or lunch.

Breakfast Buffet $19.50 per person includes a large assortment of hot and cold items, organic filtered coffee and a selection of juices and teas.

3 Course Lunch $29 per person includes a selection of restaurant dishes including a traditional lamb roast and a char-grilled Porterhouse- steak.

Bookings Required on 8231 4331

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ANZAC Day Street Party

Where: Union Hotel, Waymouth Street

When: Wednesday 25 April, 10am til late

The Union Hotel are keeping up their tradition hosting a celebration to pay respect to diggers young and old. This year they will be doing it all over again with part proceeds from the day to benefit Legacy Australia. Guests will be encouraged to get invovled with the Legacy Sausage Sizzle with traditional Aussie pies, pasties and more. There will be a range of live entertainment from local bands with Waymouth Street closed until 10pm.

For further enquiries phone 8231 2144 or head to their website


Chalk Hill Wines 'Raise a Glass'

Chalk Hill Wines are offering consumers the opportunity to support legacy by purchasing a dozen bottles of either their 2010 Shiraz, 2010 cabernet or a combination of the two produced by their McLaren Vale vineyards. Each case of 12 will be delivered to your door for $230 with $10 of the purchase donate to Legacy.

Orders to be made close of business 17 April.

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ANZAC Day Picnic & Two-Up

Where: Sinclair's Gully Wines

When: Wednesday 25 April 12.00pm to 4.00pm

Cost: Wine from $5 a glass/ $20 a bottle.

Sinclair's Gully Wines is encouraging visitors to pack a picnic and celebrate ANZAC Day under their candlebark gums. Entertainment will include games of two-up, bush bocce, shoe throwing, Australian bush music.

Enquiries and bookings phone 8390 1995 or by email [email protected]

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ANZAC Day Races

Where: Gawler & Barossa

When: Wednesday 25 April from 11am

Cost: $12 General Admission, $8 Concession, Children under 15 are free.

The Gawler Jockey Club will be holding a race day to celebrate ANZAC Day. The Terrace Function Centre will be open for mealsso booking is essential.

Enquiries and Bookings phone 8522 1801

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Reserves Round 6 – ANZAC Day

Where: Unleash Solar Oval at Woodville

When: Wednesday 25 April from 12.10pm

SANFL will see Central District Bulldogs versus the Woodville West-TorrensEagles on this ANZAC Day clash.



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