Anzac Day is nationally recognised as a day to pay respect to and acknowledge those Australian and New Zealand service men and women who served at war.
Dawn Services and parades are held across the Fraser Coast in which veterans, local schools, community groups, service organisations and the armed forces participate.
This year, some marches and parades are limited to ex-service personel, please see below for details.

Light up the Dawn - pay respect from your driveway, 6am Australia wide

Sunday 25 April 2021 - Services across the Fraser Coast


Dawn service 
Dawn Service commences 5.45am at Queens Park Cenotaph.

Main service 
Main service starts at 9.30am at Queens Park Cenotaph.

Hervey Bay

Dawn service 
Dawn service commences 5.15am Freedom Park, Main Street, Pialba.

NOTE: only ex-service personnel will take part in the marches.

More information is available at

Main service 
Main march commences 10.15am to Freedom Park, Main Street, Pialba.


Dawn service 
Dawn service commences 6.00am at Queens Park Cenotaph, Memorial Gardens – Mayne Street Tiaro. 


Dawn service 
Memorial service commences 5.00am at Glenwood Progress Association Hall, Pepper Road, Glenwood.

Main service 
Main service commences 11.00am

Event by Glenwood Progress Association


Dawn service 
Dawn Service Parade forms at RSL Hall, Steley Street 4.20am, Dawn Service at 4.28am and Cemetery service commences 5am.

Main service 
Main Parade forms 7.20am Community Centre Carpark, for 7.30am parade. 

Burrum Heads

Main service 
Main Parade forms 8.00am Burrum Heads Boat Ramp, for 8.15am march to Burrum Heads Memorial for 8.30am service. 


Dawn service 
Dawn Service 5.45am at Wall of Remembrance (adjacent to) Toogoom Community Hall followed by gunfire breakfast at hall.

River Heads

Dawn service 
Dawn Service 5.50am at River Heads Community Hall, Ariadne Street followed by gunfire breakfast at hall.


Dawn service 
Dawn Service commences 6.00am at Poona Centenary Hall, followed by gunfire breakfast at hall.


Main service 
Main service 11.00am Miva QCWA Rooms, 1186 Miva Road, Miva. 


Main service 
Main service 9.00am Brooweena War Memorial

Event by Brooweena Historical Village and Museum (view facebook event here)


To be confirmed.


No Service 
Tinana War Memorial.