ANZAC DAY 2017: Full list of Gold Coast services

A number of Anzac Day services will be held across the Gold Coast on Tuesday April 25th to acknowledge the service of our veterans.

Get behind our war heroes and honour their tremendous efforts and sacrifices at one of the following Gold Coast services:

Burleigh Heads
Dawn Service – 4.15am
Arrive at 4.15am at War Memorial Park, Burleigh Heads Cenotaph, corner of Connor Street and Gold Coast Highway for a 4.28am service (short march from newsagent at Connor Street).
Citizens Service – 9.30am
March assembles at 9.15am, corner of West Street and James Street, Burleigh Heads. March commences at 9.30am down to War Memorial Park. The service will commence at approximately 10am.


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Coolangatta/Tweed Heads
Dawn Service – 5:45am
Assemble behind Chris Cunningham Park, Tweed Heads at 5.45am with the march off at 5.55am.
Wreath Laying Service – 6.30am
A short, wreath laying service will be held in Queen Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta at 6.30am.
Citizen’s Service – 10:30am
Assemble at Jack Evans Boat Harbour, Tweed Heads (corner of Boundary and Coral Streets) from 10am. Children’s parade will march at 10.25am.The main parade will march off at 10.35am to the War Memorial in Chris Cunningham Park, where the service will be held at approximately 11am.

Currumbin
Dawn Service – 5am
March assembles at 4.20am at Murraba Street, Currumbin. March commences at 4.35am followed by the dawn service at 5am at Elephant Rock, Currumbin Beach.
Mid-Morning Service – 10.55am
March assembles at 10.40am at Winders Park, Duringan Street, Currumbin. March off at 10.55am with the mid-morning service commencing at 11:15am at the Cenotaph at Currumbin RSL.

Helensvale
Dawn Service 5:25am
Assemble from 5:10am at Remembrance Park behind Club Helensvale, 20-28 Discovery Drive, Helensvale. Service only (no march).

Mudgeeraba
Dawn Service – 5am
The Cenotaph, Elsie Laver Park, Railway Street, Mudgeeraba. Service only (no march).
Sunset Service – 3:15pm
March will commence from the corner of Swan Lane and Railway Street at 3:15pm, proceeding to the Cenotaph at Elsie Laver Park, Railway Street, Mudgeeraba for the service.

Nerang
Dawn Service 4:45am
Nerang RSL Memorial Club, 69 Nerang Street, Nerang. Service only (no march).
Citizens Service 9:40am
Form up for the march at intersection of Nerang and Lavelle Streets at 9:15am. The March will commence at 9:40am and with the main service at the Cenotaph at 10:20am.

Pimpama/Ormeau
Service 8.30am
Service will commence at 8.30am in the grounds of the Pimpama Living Rivers Uniting Church, Creek Street, Pimpama. Service only (no march).

Robina
Citizens Service 9am
March will assemble at 8am in Arbour Lane, Robina Town Centre. March moves off at 8.30am across the road into the Robina Community Centre auditorium. Service will commence at 9am.

Runaway Bay
Dawn Service 5am
ANZAC Memorial, Runaway Bay RSL Sub Branch Cenotaph, off Lae Drive, Runaway Bay. Arrive at 4.45am for a 5am start. Memorial service only (no march).
Citizens Service 9.30am
March assembles at 9am at the Junior Rugby League Club on Morala Avenue and departs at 9.30am. The march will be followed by a 10am service at the ANZAC Memorial at the Runaway Bay sports ground (next to the Library).

Southport
Dawn Service 5am
Form up will be in Short Street from 3:30am for a 4:40am March Off. Service will commence at 5am at the Cenotaph at Broadwater Parklands.
Citizens Service 9am
Form up will be in Short Street from 7:45am for a 8:40am March Off. Cenotaph Service will commence at 9am.

Springbrook
Dawn Service – 5am
Dawn service to be held at the War Memorial in Centenary Park, corner of Springbrook Road and Carrick Road, Springbrook commencing at 5am. Service only (no march).
Citizens Service – 10:15am
March assembles at 10:10am at the general store on Forestry Road, Springbrook. March commences at 10:15am followed by a memorial service at the Cenotaph.

Surfers Paradise
Dawn Service – 5.30am
Fall-in outside the Surfers Paradise RSL on Beach Road at 5:15am, march to The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise Beach (opposite Trickett Street) for the dawn service at 5:30am.
March and Civic Service – 12pm
The noon parade will fall-in on The Esplanade, from Soul to Elkhorn Avenue from 11:30am. The march will commence at 12 noon followed by a Civic Service at 12.30pm.

Upper Coomera
Dawn Service – 5.30am
The dawn service will be conducted at the War Memorial in the gardens of QCWA Hall, 161 Maudsland Road (opposite the Coomera Lodge Hotel).
Community Service – 9am
March assembles at Coomera School of the Arts, Gawler Place, Upper Coomera at 8am. The march commences at 9am with a memorial service to be held at the Cenotaph at 9:30am.
Mid-Morning Service – 10.50am
Service will commence at 10:50am with a veterans march from the City of Gold Coast Community Centre car park in Abraham Road, Upper Coomera.


Carla is a full time journalist, presenter and announcer for 102.9 Hot Tomato and myGC.com.au, joining the team towards the end of 2011. When she is isn’t busy presenting all of myGC’s videos, bringing you the latest news or chatting live on air, Carla will often be found scoping out the hottest local events. Carla holds a Bachelor of Journalism degree from Bond University, where she graduated with number of First in Class and Dean’s List of Academic Excellence awards. Carla is also a well-regarded MC, singer and actor. Some of her credits include hosting the Australia’s Next Top Model Queensland Auditions for Foxtel, guest starring on Toybox for Channel Seven, and performing as Mrs Banks in The Arts Centre Gold Coast’s production of Mary Poppins.

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