ANZAC DAY 2021: Mackay region services return to normal
There will be more than candles on driveways for Anzac Day this year as services across the Mackay region return to normal.
Twenty-five are planned for April 25 stretching north to Bloomsbury, west to Eton and south to Koumala including dawn, morning and evening services.
Attendees are encouraged to keep COVID-safe by maintaining physical distancing, especially if they are part of a vulnerable group.
Anyone who has had close contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19, is unwell or is experiencing COVID-19 symptoms including cough, fever, sore throat, fatigue, loss of smell or taste, vomiting, diarrhoea or shortness of breath is asked to stay home.
For more details, visit the council’s website.
Where you can attend a service:
Bloomsbury: Dawn Service, 5.30am, Bloomsbury Soldier‘s Hall, Doughertys Road, Bloomsbury
Calen/St Helens: Dawn Service, 5.20am and another service at 11am, Calen Memorial Hall, McIntyre Street
Eton: Dawn Service, 5am, Langford Park, Telegraph Street, Eton
Farleigh: Dawn Service, 5.30am Cenotaph, Farleigh Sugar Mill Grounds, Armstrong Street, Farleigh
Finch Hatton: Dawn Service, 4.28am and another evening service at 6.15pm, Finch Hatton Cenotaph, Anzac Parade, Finch Hatton
Gargett: Morning Service, 8am, Gargett War Memorial, opposite the Gargett Pub, Gargett Septimus Rd and Jim Moule Street, Gargett
Greenmount Homestead: Dawn Service, 6.40am, Greenmount Homestead, Greenmount Road, Greenmount
Hay Point/ Half Tide Beach: Dawn Service, 5.30am, ‘The Shack’, Half Tide Esplanade
Koumala: Morning Service, 7am, Cenotaph adjacent to Koumala Primary School, Bull Street, Koumala
Kuttabul: Dawn Service, 5.30am, Remembrance Gardens, Hampden State School, 2880 Bruce Highway
Mackay: Dawn Service, 5am, as well as Morning Service, 9.30am, Jubilee Park, Corner Alfred and Wellington streets, Mackay
MADASSIA: Afternoon Service, 3pm, South Sea islander Meeting Hut, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, Lagoon Street, Mackay
Marian: Dawn Service, 4.28am Anzac Place, Marian
Midge Point: Dawn Service, 5am The Point Tavern, 7 Conder Parade, Midge Point
Mirani: Sunset Service, 4.30pm, Railway Park Memorial, Mackay-Eungella Road
Northern Beaches: Morning Service, 10.30am, Bucasia Cenotaph, Seaview Park, Bucasia
Pinnacle: Morning Service, 10am, Pinnacle Hotel, 604 Mackay-Eungella Road, Pinnacle
Sarina: Dawn Service, 4.28am, as well as Morning Service, 10am, Cenotaph, Broad Street, Sarina
Seaforth: Dawn Service, 6am, Cenotaph at Anzac Park, near Post Office at Palm Ave, Seaforth
Walkerston: Dawn Service, 5am, as well as Morning Service, 7.45am, Anzac Memorial Park, Corner Dutton and Bridge streets, Walkerston