Remembrance


Days and events of remembrance in Melbourne..

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View Event: Remembrance Day 2020
Remembrance Day 2020
Shrine of Remembrance - St Kilda Road Melbourne
➲ When: 11th of November 2020
11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month 11am - Wednesday 11th November 2020 Remembering 101 years ago.. Every year, on 11 November at 11 am - the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the .. Remembrance Day 2020


View Event: Long Tan Day | Vietnam Veterans' Day 2020
Long Tan Day | Vietnam Veterans' Day 2020
Shrine of Remembrance - Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne
➲ When: 18th of August 2020
Also known as Long Tan Day, Vietnam Veterans' Day falls on 18 August each year. The Vietnam War was Australia's longest military engagement of the 20th century. Almost 60,000 Australians fought in .. Long Tan Day | Vietnam Veterans' Day 2020


View Event: Longford Gas Plant Explosion | 1998
Longford Gas Plant Explosion | 1998
Longford Gas Plant Explosion - South Road Longford
➲ When: 25th of September 2020
Longford gas plant workers remembered from deadly explosion The Longford gas explosion on 25 September 1998 killed Peter Wilson and John Lowery. Eight workers were injured and the disaster left .. Longford Gas Plant Explosion | 1998


View Event: Melbourne Dust Storm 1983
Melbourne Dust Storm 1983
Melbourne
➲ When: 8th of February 2020
Everyone who was there remembers the dust storm that blew over Melbourne on the afternoon of Tuesday, 8th February 1983. A huge dust storm bought Melbourne to a halt, dumping a thousand tonnes of r .. Melbourne Dust Storm 1983


View Event: Mount Macedon ANZAC Day Dawn Service 2020
Mount Macedon ANZAC Day Dawn Service 2020
Mount Macedon
➲ When: 25th of April 2020
The Mt Macedon ANZAC Day Dawn Service is one of the largest dawn services of remembrance held in Victoria. Its purpose is to recognise our servicemen and servicewomen: To honour their sacrifice .. Mount Macedon ANZAC Day Dawn Service 2020


View Event: National Sorry Day 2020
National Sorry Day 2020
Melbourne
➲ When: 26th of May 2020
Tuesday 26th May 2020 Each year we encourage all schools, community groups and workplaces to hold events in their local areas to commemorate National Sorry Day. National Sorry Day is an Austral .. National Sorry Day 2020


View Event: Police Blue Ribbon Day 2020
Police Blue Ribbon Day 2020
Melbourne
➲ When: 29th of September 2020
Tuesday 29th September 2020 | Blue Ribbon Day is a chance for the community to say thank you to those who put themselves in harm's way, and ensure that those who have fallen are not forgotten. We h .. Police Blue Ribbon Day 2020


View Event: Remembrance Ash Wednesday | 1983
Remembrance Ash Wednesday | 1983
Melbourne
➲ When: 16th of February 2020
Each year we remember Ash Wednesday, the day on Wednesday 16th February in 1983 when fire claimed 47 human lives in Victoria and destroyed countless homes. Years of severe drought and extreme weath .. Remembrance Ash Wednesday | 1983


View Event: Remembrance Black Saturday | 2009
Remembrance Black Saturday | 2009
Marysville
➲ When: 7th of February 2020
February 2019 marks the 10 Year Anniversary of the 2009 Victorian Bushfires which was one of the most significant disasters Victoria has experienced. Each year we remember the horrific day on Satur .. Remembrance Black Saturday | 2009


View Event: Remembrance Services @ The Shrine
Remembrance Services @ The Shrine
Shrine of Remembrance - Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne
➲ Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Remembrance Services held at the Shrine of Remembrance. Remembrance Services on a Sunday, honour all units no longer able to make the pilgrimage to the Shrine. Monthly weekday memorial services .. Remembrance Services @ The Shrine


View Event: Victims of the Holocaust Day 2020
Victims of the Holocaust Day 2020
Melbourne
➲ When: 27th of January 2020
27 January | International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust Organisation: United Nations Celebrated on the day that the Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945, .. Victims of the Holocaust Day 2020


View Event: Victoria Day 2020
Victoria Day 2020
Melbourne Town Hall - Melbourne
➲ When: 1st of July 2020
Victoria Day is held on the 1st of July each year We celebrate the Anniversary of the Separation of Victoria and New South Wales which occurred on 1 July 1851. On that day, Victoria achieved .. Victoria Day 2020


View Event: West Gate Bridge Disaster | 1970
West Gate Bridge Disaster | 1970
West Gate Bridge - Spotswood
➲ When: 15th of October 2020
Just before lunch on Thursday 15th October 1970, the West Gate Bridge suddenly groaned. An eerie pinging noise filled the air. A storm of rust flakes peeled off weathered steel. The girders started to .. West Gate Bridge Disaster | 1970







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