Remembrance Day services for Scenic Rim

Remembrance Day is this Saturday, November 11 and RSL sub-branches in the Scenic Rim are preparing to mark the day with a commemorative service.

SHATTERED: Soldiers from the 4th Division AIF field artillery during the Battle of Passchendaele in October 1917. PHOTO: Frank Hurley (Australia, 1885-1962), AWM E01220

SHATTERED: Soldiers from the 4th Division AIF field artillery during the Battle of Passchendaele in October 1917. PHOTO: Frank Hurley (Australia, 1885-1962), AWM E01220

Remembrance Day is a time for the region to join with the rest of the nation in reflecting on the actions of those brave people who made the ultimate sacrifice in times of conflict. 

Details for Remembrance Day services at Canungra and Beaudesert on Saturday are listed below.

Beaudesert

A service will be held at  at the cenotaph on William Street, starting at 10.40am.

A minute’s silence will be observed at 11am.

There will be a road closure on William Street near the cenotaph for the duration of the service.

Canungra

Gather at the B.J. Smith Memorial at 10.30am to pay respect to fallen soldiers in all wars and observe a minute’s silence at 11am.

Rathdowney

Meet at the Rathdowney Memorial at 10.50am in preparation for a minute’s silence at 11am.

For more information about Remembrance Day services and times, visit rslqld.org/RemembranceDay.