Anzac Day March along Willow St, Killarney.
Anzac Day March along Willow St, Killarney. John Towells

Southern Downs Anzac Day service times and road closures

ON WEDNESDAY the Southern Downs region will pause to pay respect for the fallen and those who served as part of Anzac Day commemorations.

Local RSL branches, veteran support groups and communities across the Southern Downs will host numerous services and all are urged to attend and keep a strong Australian tradition alive.

The Southern Downs Regional Council have advised there will be road closures across the region in order to cater for parades, marches and gatherings.

For the full list of Southern Downs Anzac Day services and road closures see below:

ALLORA

5.30am: Dawn Service, War Memorial Gardens

7am: Gunfire Breakfast, Allora RSL

9.30am: Anzac Service, Allora Cemetery

10.30am: Anzac Parade

11am: Commemorative Service, War Memorial Gardens

KILLARNEY / TANNYMOREL

April 24

4.30pm: Cemetery Service, Killarney Cemetery

April 25

5.30am: Dawn Service, Killarney Cenotaph

8am: Anzac Service, Tannymorel Cenotaph

9am: Anzac Parade, Pat Bush Park

9.30am: Anzac Service, Killarney Cenotaph

Road closures: Parts of the following streets will be closed on Anzac Day between 9am and 11am for the Anzac Day parade.

  • Oleander St between Banksia St and Ivy St
  • Ivy St between Ailunthus St and Cypress St

Students at Scots PGC College laying crosses in commemoration of Australian servicemen and women on Anzac Day.
Students at Scots PGC College laying crosses in commemoration of Australian servicemen and women on Anzac Day. Contributed

LEYBURN

5.30am: Dawn Service, Leyburn RSL

9.15am: Anzac March, from General Store

9.30am: Anzac Service, Liberator Park (lunch to follow)

Road closures: Parts of the following streets will be closed on Anzac Day between 9.30am and 10am for the Anzac Day parade.

  • Talgai St to Toowoomba-Karara Rd to Millmerran-Leyburn Rd

PRATTEN

5.30am: Dawn Service, Heritage Park, White St

6.30am: Gunfire breakfast, Pratten Hall

STANTHORPE

5.30am: Dawn Service, Weeroona Park

10.30am: Anzac Parade, Cnr Folkstone and Maryland Sts

10.50am: Anzac Service, Stanthorpe Civic Centre

Road closures: Parts of the following streets will be closed on Anzac Day between 10am and 11am for the Anzac Day parade.

  • Corner of Hilton St and Folkestone St
  • Corner of Maryland St and Folkestone St
  • Corner of Maryland St and Railway St
  • Corner of Lock St and Marsh St
  • Corner of High St and Lock St

WALLANGARRA

5.30am: Dawn Service, Wallangarra RSL Hall

6.15am: Cemetery Service, Wallangarra Cemetery

11.30am: Anzac March, Wallangarra RSL Hall

Noon: Anzac Service, School of Arts

WARWICK

5.20am: Dawn Service, Leslie Park Cenotaph

8.45am: War Graves Ceremony

9.30am: Eden Gardens Ceremony

10.45am: Anzac March

11am: Anzac Service, Leslie Park Cenotaph

Road closures: The following streets will be closed on Anzac Day between 8.30am and 1.30pm for the Anzac Day parade.

  • Palmerin St will be closed between Albert St and Percy St
  • King St will be closed between Albion St and Palmerin St

YANGAN / EMU VALE

7.30am: Anzac March, King St Yangan

8am: Anzac Service, Yangan School of Arts

9am: Anzac Service, Emu Vale Memorial Hall



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