The dawn service begins at 5.30am at the clock tower in Gloucester Memorial Park. Members of the public are invited to attend.
At 6.30 a.m. there is a wreath laying ceremony at the gates of St Paul’s Anglican Church Memorial, followed at 7 a.m. by a wreath laying at the Gloucester Cemetery Memorial and at 7.15 a.m. wreath laying at the Gloucester District Historical Museum.
Participants in the Anzac Day march will assemble outside the Gloucester Soldiers Club at 10.15am. Wreaths will be laid at the Soldiers’ Club at 10:25 a.m.
The march will depart from outside the soldiers’ club at 10:30 a.m., with a guard leading the march, music provided, the party carrying the flag, followed by RSL members and guests, women’s auxiliaries, community organizations and schools, firefighters and SES.
The parade will pass through Denison, Church and Hume streets, ending at Gloucester Memorial Park.
A bus will be available courtesy of Gloucester Soldiers Memorial Hospital for ex-servicemen and others who have difficulty walking.
The public is invited to attend the march at 10:30 a.m. and attend the 11 a.m. service at the Memorial Clock Tower. A collection will be made at the service and proceeds will go to the Gloucester RSL sub-branch to support Gloucester veterans and their families.
In the event of wet weather, the 10.30am march will descend Denision Street to the Gloucester Leisure Center where the 11am service will take place. Members of the Gloucester public are invited to attend.