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2017 Anzac Day Services And Road Closures

ANZAC Day, April 25th, 2015. 100th anniversary of Gallipoli landings. Lest we forget.


2017 ANZAC Day services and Road Closures

ANZAC Day services will be held across the municipality next Tuesday, 25 April. They include:

5.45am: Ballarat Dawn Service, Cenotaph, Sturt Street

8.00am: Arch of Victory Service followed by planting of Lone Pine

8.45am: Sebastopol RSL Service

9.00am: Ex-Prisoner of War Memorial Service

9.30am: St Patrick’s Cathedral Church Commemorative Mass

10.00am: Ballarat March form-up in Lydiard Street North

10.00am: Miners Rest ANZAC Day service, The Cenotaph

10.15am: Buninyong RSL Service

10.30am: Ballarat ANZAC Day March from RSL to Cenotaph, Sturt Street

10.45am: Wreath Laying at Cenotaph, Sturt Street

11.00am Commemorative Service at Cenotaph, Sturt Street


For the safety of participants and all road users the following traffic alterations will be in place:

Monday 24 April

In preparation of the ANZAC Day service; both lanes of West bound traffic on Sturt Street from Lyons

Street to Dawson Street will be closed from 1pm to 4.30pm.

ANZAC Day, Tuesday 25 April

Sturt Street will be closed from Dawson Street to Raglan Street in both directions

to all traffic from 4.30am to 3pm. During the closure, only local traffic will be

permitted into Lyons Street from Dana or Mair Street.

The ANZAC March will form up on Lydiard Street North from 9.30am and progress into Sturt Street to

the Cenotaph at the Lyons Street intersection.

Lydiard Street North from Mair to Sturt Street will be closed from 6.30am to 11am.

Sturt Street and all intersecting streets will be progressively closed from Lydiard to

Dawson Street from 10.15am and will re-open as soon as the March passes.

Photo from kelly Hunter.

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