Anzac Day commemorations

​​​​​​​​​​There are a number of Anzac Day events being held around the Western Bay on 25 April to remember the brave soldiers who fought at Gall​​ipoli and honour ​returned service men and women.

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them.​


Te Puke Memorial Service
War Memorial Hall (130 Jellicoe Street, Te Puke)
10am - assemble on Jellicoe Street, opposite Kiwibank, followed by parade to the Memorial Hall.


Katikati Dawn Service
Memorial Square ​(Main Road, Katikati)
5.45am - assemble, 6am - service commences

Katikati Memorial Service
War Memorial Hall (Main Road, Katikati)
10am - assemble at Uretara Domain, ​​10.30am - march through main street to Memorial Square, ​​11am - service commences​


​​Waihi Beach Dawn Service
Memorial RSA (Beach Road, Waihi Beach)
5.45am - assemble, 6am - service commences


Maketu Dawn Service
War Memorial Rock (Park Road, Maketu)
6am - assemble at The Landing Shop, march to War Memorial Rock near the village green


​Omokoroa Dawn Service
Crapp Reserve (Gellibrand Place, Omokoroa)
6am - service commences, followed by milo and Anzac biscuits, 11am - ​​community commemoration at Omokoroa Point School


Mount Maunganui Cenotaph Dawn Parade
Mount Drury (Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui)
5.45am - assemble at Mount Drury, 5.55am - march off, 6am - service commences

Mount Maunganui Cenotaph Memorial Service
Mount Drury (Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui)
9.15am - assemble at Mount Drury, 9.25am - march off, 9.30am - service commences


Civic Service
Memorial Park (Cnr 11th Avenue and Fraser Street)
6am - parade marches, 9am - service commences

Tauranga Cenotaph Dawn Service
Tauranga RSA (1237 Cameron Road, Tauranga)
5.45am - assemble at Hayes Avenue, 5.55am - march off, 6am - service commences

Tauranga Remembrance Service
Pyes Pa Cemetery (403 Pyes Pa Road)
Assemble from 10.30am

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