ANZAC DAY SERVICES

DAWN SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE MEDALS TO BE WORN   The ANZAC DAY Dawn service parade will be held at the Cenotaph Queens Gardens Dunedin. Veteran March on commences at 6.15 am -Dawn Service commences at 6. 30 am .- Wreaths will be laid as part of the Service. Relatives may wear medals on the right side of the chest.   …

Anzac Day in Omakau 2016

The Omakau and Districts ANZAC Committee Welcome’s everyone to join us for the   ANZAC Day Service 2016 – 10am Omakau Hall OMAKAU This year we will be remembering the ‘Battle of Somme’, where the ANZAC’s headed after “Gallipoli’. The loss of life in this battle was huge and conditions terrible. The parade will be another significant event, this year focusing on how young …

Posy Making 2016

POSY MAKING   Volunteers are required to make over 4000 Posy’s on the 22th April at HMNZS TOROA, 211 St Andrew Street, Dunedin from 9 am- 12 noon.   Donations of Rosemary would be greatly appreciated and can be dropped off at the above address on the Wednesday or Thursday .   This year each posy will be made with a sprig of rosemary …

ANZAC DAY 2016

DAWN SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE MEDALS TO BE  WORN   The ANZAC DAY Dawn service parade will be held at the Cenotaph Queens  Gardens Dunedin. Veteran March on commences at 6.15 am -Dawn Service commences at 6. 30 am .- Wreath’s will be laid as part of the Service. Next of Kin may wear medals on the right side of the …

Dunedin RSA AGM 30th March 2016

Dunedin Returned and Services’ Association (Inc) Annual General Meeting Members are advised that the Annual General Meeting will be held on  Wednesday 30th March at 10.30 Venue: Montecillo Veterans Home & Hospital, 63 Bay View Road, St Kilda, Dunedin  Nominations are called for the following positions: President Senior Vice President Junior Vice President Honorary Treasurer/Honorary Secretary Auditor Six (6) Executive …

RSA Xmas morning tea

On the 3rd December the RSA Assn & Welfare Trust held a morning tea at HMNZS TOROA. Major Cath Perriman was presented with a certificate of Appreciation and a Least We Forget Rose. Attending also were Mitchel McCutcheon & Andrew Haren RSA Welfare Trust scholarship recipients. Pictured: from left Major Cath Perriman, Paul Galloway (Trust Chairman) Lox Kellas (President) Andrew …

ANZAC BISCUITS

NZAC BISCUIT TINS HAVE ARRIVED IN TIME FOR XMAS LIMITED NUMBER AVAILABLE ORDERS TO finance@dn-rsa.org.nz

HEARTLANDERS – NEWS ZEALANDERS OF THE GREAT WAR

As part of our World War I centenary commemorations the National Army Museum have put together a travelling exhibition, housed in three shipping containers, which is touring New Zealand. The exhibition is entitled Heartlanders: New Zealanders of the Great War. It aims to take a snapshot of the Waiouru Museum out to the rest of New Zealand, and soldiers’ stories …