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Royal Australian Navy Recruits - June

Royal Australian Navy recruits learn about the Shrine.

Event Details

Date:
Sunday, 16 June 2024 10:00 am to 10:15 am
Location:
Sanctuary, Shrine of Remembrance, Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, VIC 3001
Details:
  • Admission is free.
  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.

This wreath laying service recognises the contribution made by the Royal Australian Navy to Australia's national security.

Each month, the current recruits at HMAS Cerberus make a pilgrimage to the Shrine of Remembrance. This visit links a sailor's experience at Recruit School with current and past members of the Defence Community.

Shrine Representatives:

  • Shrine Governor Commander Terry Makings AM
  • Shrine Governor Lieutenant Commander Jan Gallagher

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