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  • Ceremony: Last Post Service November 2019

    Sunday 10 November 2019, 04:45pm

     Wreath Laying and Flag Lowering on the Forecourt

    The Service will be conducted by Shrine Staff and the Shrine Guard

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    The new, weekly Last Post Service occurs on the Shrine Forecourt every Sunday at 4.45pm. The final part of the service, the lowering of the flags, will be at 5pm.

    At the week’s close we will pause to remember those who have served and sacrificed.
    We remember them as we have always remembered them - now and forever.

     

  • Ceremony: Remembrance Day 2019

    Monday 11 November 2019, 10:15am

    Shrine Representatives:
    All available Trustees, Life Governors and Governors

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  • Ceremony: Association Des Anciens Combattants Francais de Victoria 2019

    Monday 11 November 2019, 11:20am

    Wreath Laying in the Sanctuary

    Shrine Representatives:
    Shrine Governor Colonel John Coulson OAM RFD ED
    Shrine Governor Major Maggie More RFD

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    The Association, which has branches all over the world, commemorates the service and sacrifice of French soldiers on Remembrance Day each year. On this day the Association also remembers those Australians who gave their lives on French soil in the First World War and for French freedom in the Second World War.

    The Association Des Anciens Combattants Francais de Victoria will be supported by students and staff of Camberwell Primary School, as participants in the Shrine's Adopt an Ex-Service Organisation program. This partnership fosters relationships and enables schools to carry on the legacy of their chosen Association. 

  • Ceremony: Shrine Monthly Memorial Service - November 2019

    Thursday 14 November 2019, 11:30am

    Wreath Laying in the Sanctuary

    Shrine Representatives:
    Shrine Life Governor Lieutenant Colonel Adrian Lombardo
    Shrine Life Governor Mr. Peter Whitelaw

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    The Shrine Monthly Memorial Service commemorates notable moments, battles and operations from Australia's military history. The wreath laid at this service honours events that have taken place in this month. 

  • Ceremony: RAE Association 2019

    Saturday 16 November 2019, 12:00pm

    This service has been cancelled and will no longer be held at the Shrine, it will be added to the Monthly Remembrance service for November.
     

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    The Royal Australian Engineers Association (Vic) is an association of serving and retired army engineers, known as  Sappers. The Association works to benefit the Sapper community with its primary focus being on the family of serving and retired Sappers in Victoria.

  • Ceremony: Gurkha/Nepalese Wreath Laying Service 2019

    Sunday 17 November 2019, 10:30am

    Wreath Laying at Memorial Tree G55

    Shrine Representative:
    Shrine Life Governor Mr Peter Whitelaw

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    Gurkhas are elite light-infantry soldiers from Nepal who have served in the British Army for over 200 years with a reputation for being fiercely courageous warriors. They have stood beside Australian troops in almost every conflict since Gallipoli. In honour of our Nepalese Allies the Shrine hosts the Gurkha/Nepalese Wreath Laying Service on the closest Sunday to Remembrance Day, held at their memorial plaque, dedicated on Remembrance Day 2007 near the Legacy Garden in the Shrine Reserve.