ANZAC Day is commemorated on the 25th April each year.
The Shire of East Pilbara encourages all residents to join with their family, friends and community in remembering the sacrifice that our servicemen and women have made throughout history, which helped to make Australia the great nation that it is today.
Each ANZAC Day commemorative services are held in Newman, Nullagine and Marble Bar.
Gunfire breakfasts are hosted, and in Newman A Troop Regiment, Pilbara Barracks usually opens their wet mess and hosts the traditional two up game.
05:35 am Gathering and form-up at BHP Housing office for march
05:45 am March steps off to Memorial at Shire Garden
06:00 am Service commences immediately following arrival of march
Following the service Newman RSL invite the community to join them with the A-Troop The Pilbara Regiment, at the William Lynas Club for the traditional community Gunfire Breakfast. The William Lynas Club is located at the A-Troop Regimental Barracks, 20 Laver Street, Newman.
Newman RSL and the Pilbara Regiment, A-Troop are proud to host a day of camaraderie and friendship. With live entertainment provided by local band The JAB, this family friendly gathering is an all day affair. The traditional game of two up will be held during the day
05:30 am Dawn Service at RSL Park
06:30 am Post Dawn Service breakfast
05:30 am Dawn Service at Lynas Lookout
06:30 am Post Dawn Service breakfast provided by Millenium Minerals Ltd