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An important part of our acknowledgment of Australia’s proud military history is the commemoration of key events within that history. Sunshine RSL key commemorative activities are held at the Cenotaph located at the front of the RSL at 99 Dickson St Sunshine.

Sunshine RSL key commemorative activities are:

ANZAC Day – 25th April

Commemorates the landing at Gallipoli on 25th April 1915 – is Australia’s National Day of Remembrance.

Every April Sunshine RSL honour April 25th with services which are held at the Sunshine RSL cenotaph located at 99 Dickson St Sunshine.

Dawn Service

Commences at 6.45am followed by traditional Gunfire Breakfast. Following breakfast the RSL is open for Anzac Day activities.

March & Commemoration Service

Is held on the Sunday prior to Anzac Day. Step off from Lynch Gardens in Hampshire Road Sunshine at 2.30 p.m. March through the streets of Sunshine to the RSL followed by a commemoration service.

Vietnam Veterans – ‘Long Tan’ Day – 18th August

Commemorates Australia’s involvement in the Vietnam War and the Battle of Long Tan on 18th August 1966.

‘VP’ Day – 15th August

Commemorates the end of World War 2 on the 15th August 1945.

Remembrance Day – 11th November

Commemorates the end of World War 1 on the 11th November 1918.

For details please contact Sunshine RSL Reception on (03) 9311 6372

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