The Ballina 2020 Vietnam Veterans Day programme remains under review due to Coronavirus COVID-19
Vietnam Veterans Day will be commemorated in Ballina with a Commemoration Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony on Tuesday 18th August 2020
The service will be held at the RSL Memorial in Memorial Park opposite the RSL Club in Grant Street Ballina commencing at 11:00am.
Following the service, lunch will be available in the Ballina RSL Club, Spinnakers Function room for Ballina RSL sub-Branch members, serving personnel and other ex-service members, together with their spouse or partner.
Bookings for lunch are required; contact the sub-Branch office on 02 6686 0133 or email [email protected]
THE BALLINA ANZAC DAY
ANZAC DAY 2020 IS NOT CANCELLED
25th APRIL WILL ALWAYS BE COMMEMORATED AS ANZAC DAY WHEREVER WE ARE
THE RETURNED & SERVICES LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA
A Paradise Partner of Ballina Community Radio, Paradise FM 101.9
ANZAC DAY 2020
Saturday 25th April
In cooperation with and broadcast by Paradise FM 101.9
05:55am FALL IN (On your driveway or front of your residence)
HOLDING A LIGHTED CANDLE or FLOWER of TRIBUTE.
You could place your personal wreath on your front door as some do for Christmas time
06:00am REVEILLE (Ballina Fire Station siren sounds)
11:30am COMMEMORATION SERVICE & WREATH LAYING CEREMONY (Abridged)
Tune your radio to PARADISE FM 101.9
Close of Service
Paradise FM 101.9 will play 1 hour of music and songs selected from eras of wars and conflicts
"LEST WE FORGET"
Anzac 2020 Live is a facebook page which anyone can share and join.
Become part of the group and post your own tribute or comment.
Anzac 2020 Live will be broadcasting a Special Anzac Day Service.
Live from 05:30am on Saturday 25th April 2020.
This service can be replayed anytime later from ANZAC 2020 LIVE
Mayor Ballina Shire Council invitation to watch ANZAC 2020 LIVE Cr. David Wright, Mayor Ballina Shire Council
The Australian War Memorial will go ahead with a private, nationally televised Anzac Day commemorative service on 25 April 2020. The traditional Dawn Service, National Ceremony and veterans’ march will not take place.
This revised ceremony will be held in the Commemorative Area and Hall of Memory of the Memorial at 5.30 am on Anzac Day.
Click on this link to read the latest information from the Australian War Memorial website Australian War Memorial