Updated: Aug 28, 2020
It marks the anniversary of the first military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War. We pay our respects to the significant sacrifice and suffering of all those who have served and died in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations from Australia and New Zealand.
Cenotaphs in the Glen Eira area are loacted:
Cenotaph at Caulfield Park;
Memorial at McKinnon Memorial Gardens;
Memorial at Bentleigh Hodgson Reserve;
Memorial Garden at the eastern end of Koornang Park; and
Cenotaph at corner Drummond Street and Atherton Roads, Oakleigh.
ANZAC Day Dawn Service Shrine of Remembrance
The Bentleigh RSL often provide 3 buses to convey members and guests to the dawn service to be held at the Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne on the Buses depart from the front entrance at Bentleigh RSL departing 5.15am. Gunfire breakfast will be served on return in the bistro at Bentleigh. ANZAC March and Commemorative Service Hodgson Reserve Bentleigh Form up for march Bentleigh RSL carpark 10.00am Service will commence at 10.30am followed by morning tea.
Bentleigh RSL is a modern family friendly venue located in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. We invite you to come and enjoy lunch or dinner in our beautiful new, modern dining room. Bentleigh RSL Bistro offers both classic and contemporary bistro fare along with delicious Roman style pizzas. A separate children's play area will keep the little ones entertained so you can enjoy a relaxed meal.