Anzac Day Eve Youth Vigil @ Marion RSL

Event Type Activity
Event Focus Australia, Youth
Event Reach All
Event Scope Local Community
Dates 24/04/2017 to 24/04/2017
Start Time From 8.30pm on April 24
End Time Approximately 7am on April 25
Location Marion RSL
31-39 Norfolk Road
Marion SA 5038
Contact Pia Vogrin
8375 6600
Join us for the ANZAC Day Eve Youth Vigil


Young people will pay tribute to service personnel who have fought for their country at a public ceremony at the Marion RSL cenotaph.

Friends, family and the public are invited to attend the service that marks the start of the all-night vigil.

Youth Vigil

Representatives aged 13 to 18 from the Australian Air Force cadets, Ascot Park scouts and St John cadets will stand guard in shifts throughout the night leading up to the ANZAC Day Dawn Service.

The vigil aims to preserve the legacy of the ANZACs while highlighting the positive qualities of young people.

Official Ceremony

The Marion City Band will perform from 8pm.

The ANZAC Day Eve Youth Vigil will begin with an official ceremony at 8.30pm.

Dawn Service

The Youth Vigil will conclude with the start of the Dawn Service at 6:15am on Tuesday, 25 April .

For further information, contact:

Pia Vogrin
Public relations officer - events
Phone: 8375 6600