Australians and New Zealanders commemorate ANZAC Day on 25 April to recognise the sacrifices of New Zealand and Australian servicemen and servicewomen - not only in defending their country but in upholding their nations' firmly held commitment to peace and security. 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand soldiers on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey.
To mark this occasion, the Australian and New Zealand Consuls-General will host the Dawn Service.
Date: Saturday, 25 April 2015
Time: 5.45am to 6.15am (guests arrive by 5.30am)
Location: Vietnam Veterans Plaza, 55 Water Street, New York City
Dress (military): Service dress or equivalent with medals
Dress (civilian): Respectful attire. Please come prepared in case of cold or inclement weather
RSVP: Not required for attendance
Wreaths: Community groups are invited to lay a wreath during the Dawn Service and we request that any groups that wish to participate contact us on the email addresses below. Individuals may place a wreath or poppy at the memorial as a tribute after the formal service
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