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Dawn Service: 5:30am at the Cenotaph, Conadilly Street

Mid-morning march and service: march from 10:30am from Marquis Street. Official service commences at 10:45am at the Cenotaph.


Dawn Service: 5:00am at the Cenotaph, Hamilton Park, corner of Goran and Pike Streets.

Mid-morning service commences at 9:00am at the Cenotaph.


Dawn Service: 5:20am in Memorial Park, Tamba Street.

Mid-morning service commences at 10:45am


Mid-morning service at the Cenotaph, Kamilaroi Highway



From 5am - 6am:

* Elgin Street from McDonalds’ driveway to the car park adjacent to the council offices.

* Conadilly Street from Abbott Street to the mid-block, pedestrian crossing in Conadilly Street between Elgin Street and Marquis Street.

From 10am – 12pm:

* Conadilly Street from Tempest Street and Abbott Street5 with detours in place..

* Marquis Street between Conadilly Street and Little Conadilly Street.

* Elgin Street between Conadilly Street and McDonalds driveway.

* Chandos Street from Conadilly Street to Little Barber Street.


From 5am – 6am:

* Part intersection of Pike Street and Goran Street, Curlewis.

* Northern (TOP) side of Goran Street from Brown Street to Railway Street.

From 8:15am – 12pm:

* Northern (TOP) side of Goran Street from Brown Street to Railway Street.

* Pike Street between Donaldson Street and Goran Street.

* Small section of Railway Street, adjacent to the Commercial Hotel.


CURRABUBULA – Anzac service at 9am in the Currabubula War Memorial Hall. Morning tea will be provided at the hall after and all are welcome to attend.

QUIRINDI – Proceedings commence at the Quirindi Memorial Clock, beginning with a smoking ceremony at 5:30am followed by The Dawn Service. This will be followed by breakfast at the RSL Club, supplied to veterans for free.

A march will be held from the Quirindi Post Office to the Memorial Clock as part of the Day service. Those marching should form up at the Post Office at 10:45AM. The march will be followed by the wreath-laying ceremony at the Memorial Clock. Lunch follows at the Quirindi RSL Club at 2.30pm and will include local entertainment from 2.00pm.

WERRIS CREEK – A Dawn Service will be held at the War Memorial in Anzac Parade, assembling at 5.30am for the 6.00am service. Breakfast for those attending the Dawn Service will follow at the Werris Creek Bowling and Tennis Club at 7am, courtesy of the club and board of directors. The Day Service and wreath laying will be held at 11.00am with assembly from 10.30am. Members of the public are most welcome to attend.

An official luncheon will be held at the Werris Creek Bowling and Tennis Club at 12.30pm for 1.00pm.

WILLOW TREE – A wreath-laying commemoration service will be held at the Willow Tree Memorial Hall at 9.00am. All community members are cordially invited to attend. A highlight of Willow Tree’s commemoration is the tradition of a local family sharing memories of war service by family members and others from the Willow Tree district.


Quirindi – To facilitate the Dawn Service in Quirindi, Station, George and Pryor Streets will be closed at the nearest intersection to the Memorial from 5am and re-open at approximately 6:15am with traffic diverted at Pryor and Henry Streets during the closure. During the morning march and wreath-laying ceremony, George Street as well as those intersecting streets along the march route shall be closed by 10:30am and re-opened by approximately 12:30pm. Traffic will be diverted to Hill Street at Whittaker, William and Pryor Streets.

Werris Creek – Anzac Parade will be closed from 5:30am between Single Street and mid-block to Henry Street for the duration of the Dawn Service. The same area of Anzac Parade will be closed from 10:15am and re-open at 12:15pm to facilitate the wreath-laying service. Single Street will be temporarily closed at the Anzac Parade T-intersection from 10:15am and shall re-open at 12:15pm, along with Anzac Parade. This will allow public attendees to congregate in the T-intersection with no conflict with vehicles. Motorists will be diverted along North and Coromandel Streets for the duration of the service.


TAMWORTH DAWN SERVICE – ANZAC Gates Memorial - ANZAC Park (05.30am):

· 05:25am the lights will be dimmed in preparation for the commencement of the service at 05.30am.

· 05:30am Dawn Service begins.

SERVICE & EX-SERVICE PERSONNEL BREAKFAST - Wests Diggers, Kable Ave. and Tamworth Services Club, Marius St. (6:15am)

· 7:20am Hannafords Bus departs Wests Diggers Club, Kable Ave. for Kootingal Services

· 7:30am Hannafords Bus departs Tamworth Services Club for Kootingal Services


· 8am Kootingal Public School, Denman Avenue - march to Memorial in Memory Park for service.

VETERANS MEMORIAL MARCH – Railway Memorial Park (10.00am):

· Service and Ex-Service perons who wish to participate are to form-up in front of Railway Memorial Park (Marius Street) at 09.30am for a 10.00am step off.

· School students to assemble on Bourke Street at 9:30am.

· Railway Memorial Park Commemoration Service and wreath laying at 9:45am.

· At 10am, the march will move down Bourke Street, left into Peel Street, then left into Fitzroy Street to the Tamworth Memorial Town Hall. Students turn right on Fitzroy Street to No. 1 Oval.


· at 10:10am Peel Street

MAIN COMMEMORATION SERVICE – Tamworth War Memorial Town Hall (10.45am):

• Veterans and members of the community are invited to attend the Main Commemoration Service in the Tamworth War Memorial Town Hall. The service will commence at 10.45am. Guest Speaker: W01 Grant McDowell - 12/16 HRL

VETERANS LUNCHEON – Blazes Showroom, West Tamworth League Club (12.00noon):

· Tamworth sub-Branch Members, all Veterans and their families are invited to attend the ANZAC Day Luncheon at West Tamworth League Club (Phillip Street), 12 noon for 12:30pm. STRICTLY NO DOOR SALES:

Membership is not a prerequisite for participation in the march and luncheon.


• Marchers are to assemble in front of Attunga Public School at 3.00pm prior to the commencement of the march at 3.15pm. The march will end at the ANZAC Gates where a Memorial Service will be held. Afternoon tea will be served at the Attunga Hall at the conclusion of the service. (A plate of food to share will be greatly appreciated)


DAWN SERVICE – Memorial Clock (06.00am):

· Assembly at 5.454am for 6.00am Service - Queen and Maude Street; march from Queen and Alice Streets to Memorial Clock

· 11.00am Commemorative Service - War Memorial Clock, Queen Street; Form up at 10.40am for 10.50am ANZAC Day March.


DAWN SERVICE –  5.30am, Anzac Gates in Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Bendemeer

· March from corner of Havannah Street and Memorial Drive at 10:45am; to conclude at Memorial Park with Service to commence at 11.00am.


· 7.30am Commemorative Service at Duri Sports, Werris Creek Road


DAWN SERVICE – 5.30am, Manilla Soldiers Memorial Hall, Manilla Street

· 7.30am Breakfast, Manilla Services Club

· 10.30am line up for march; 10.45am march commences exiting Manilla Services Club

· 11.00am, ANZAC Day Service, Manilla Soldiers Memorial Hall

· 12.00pm ANZAC Day Service, Manilla Cemetery Cenotaph

· 1.00pm Manilla RSL Sub-branch Day Lunch, Manilla Services Club


· 11.00am Service at the Nundle Memorial Hall, followed by a march to the Cenotaph.


· The march will assemble at the Somerton Public School in Milkmaid Street at 7.45am, and arrive at the Somerton War Memorial Hall on the corner of Scotland Street and Joshua Street, for a Commemorative Service at 8.00am


· 4.30am Memorial Service at Piallamore Recreation Reserve, Nundle Road


· 07.00am Memorial Service at the Gipps Street Memorial.


Roads will be closed from 9am - 11:30am and include:

  • Marius Street (between Darling Street and Brisbane Street, access via Darling street for parents dropping off school children for the march only). 

  • Bourke Street (between Peel Street and Marius Street)

  • Peel Street (from Bourke Street to Fitzroy Street)

  • Brisbane Street (from Dowe Street to Kable Avenue)

  • Fitzroy Street (between Kable Avenue and the Town Hall)

  • Kable Avenue (at Fitzroy Street)

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