ANZAC Day 2015 – Dawn Service

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Date(s) - Saturday, April 25
5:45 am - 6:15 am

Location
Vietnam Veterans Plaza

Category(ies)


Australians and New Zealanders commemorate ANZAC Day on 25 April to recognise the sacrifices of New Zealand and Australian servicemen and servicewomen – not only in defending their country but in upholding their nations’ firmly held commitment to peace and security. 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand soldiers on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey.

To mark this occasion, the Australian and New Zealand Consuls-General will co-host a dawn service on ANZAC day.

 

Date:                        Saturday, 25 April 2015

Time:                        5.45am to 6.15am (guests arrive by 5.30am)

Location:                                Vietnam Veterans Plaza

                                   55 Water Street, New York City

Dress (military):  Service dress or equivalent with medals

Dress (civilian):    Respectful attire. Please come prepared in case of cold or inclement weather    

RSVP:                                       Not required for attendance

Wreaths:                Community groups are invited to lay a wreath during the Dawn Service and we request that any groups that wish to participate contact us on the email addresses below. Individuals may place a wreath or poppy at the memorial as a tribute after the formal service

Project coordinators

New Zealand Consulate General                   Colleen Grindlay: colleen.grindlay@nzte.govt.nz

Australian Consulate General                        Peta Pike:   Public-Affairs-NYCG@dfat.gov.au

 

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