Anzac Day 2017: Your guide to local services across The Hastings

Lest We Forget: Their name liveth for evermore. Services will be held throughout the region with thousands of locals attending services in Port Macquarie, Laurieton, Wauchope, Comboyne, Lake Cathie and Kendall.
Lest We Forget: Their name liveth for evermore. Services will be held throughout the region with thousands of locals attending services in Port Macquarie, Laurieton, Wauchope, Comboyne, Lake Cathie and Kendall.

Your guide to Anzac Services: 

Port Macquarie:  Dawn - Ex-servicemen and women or their representatives to assemble at the Port Macquarie War Memorial for a 5.30am commemoration. 

Morning - Marchers to assemble at southern end of Horton Street at 9.30am. March down Horton Street from 10am to the War Memorial for a 10.30am service. 

Luncheon - For tickets holders only at Panthers Port Macquarie at 11.45am.

Alexandra Hawes, a Year 11 student from St Columba Anglican School has been asked to speak by the Port Macquarie RSL Sub-Branch at the 10.30am service. An accomplished English student with a keen interest in Australian history, Alexandra will be talking about how the Anzac Spirit is very much alive today.  She will be highlighting the centenary of the Sinai-Palestine campaign and the war in Afghanistan.

Wauchope: Dawn: Assemble at the RSL at 5am to march at 5.30am to the Cenotaph at the clock tower for 5.45am service. Morning - Assemble at 10.15am, march from the RSL at 10.30am to the Cenotaph for a 11am service. 

Marchers of the future: Rhianna Butler and Liam Higgins lay a wreath at the Port Macquarie Cenotaph at last year's service.

Marchers of the future: Rhianna Butler and Liam Higgins lay a wreath at the Port Macquarie Cenotaph at last year's service.

Lake Cathie: Morning Service at 11am at Lake Cathie Bowling & Recreation Club.

Laurieton: Dawn: Cenotaph, Laurie Park, 5.30am. Morning: Assemble at Laurieton United Services Club at 10.20am for the march at 10.30am to the Cenotaph at Laurie Park for 11am service.

Comboyne: To assemble at the Comboyne Ex-servicemen’s and Citizen’s Club from 10.30am. The march to the Cenotaph starts at 11am. 

Kendall: Dawn - 5.30am at the Memorial Park. Morning - March from general store to the park for a 10am service.

Take a look back in time:  The Hastings has a proud tradition of commemorating Anzac Day. Pictured here is the Port Macquarie parade in 1965.

Take a look back in time: The Hastings has a proud tradition of commemorating Anzac Day. Pictured here is the Port Macquarie parade in 1965.