Yes. RSL NSW sub-Branches are working with NSW Police and their local council to coordinate ANZAC Day services including marches and dawn services.
All commemoration services are being planned with NSW Police and local councils in accordance with current public health advice. Depending on the type of event and spacing requirements, it may not be possible for spectators to attend commemoration services.
The general public is encouraged to follow this page for updated information in relation to local events or to contact their local sub-Branch for more information.
Alternatively, you can show your support by staying local and participating in the national ‘Light up the Dawn’ service at dawn. The RSL encourages you to rally your neighbours to participate and share your service on your social media platforms.
The following information is current as at 24 March 2021:
An exemption to the Public Health Order issued to RSL NSW on 24 March 2021 stipulates that a maximum of 10,000 people can participate in the Sydney CBD March.
Within Greater Sydney and outside of Greater Sydney, a maximum of 5,000 people can attend an ANZAC Day March or service and must not exceed one person per 2 square metres of space.
The nominated organiser of an outdoor ANZAC Day march or service must develop and comply with a COVID-19 Safety Plan required for outdoor protests. Each person participating in an outdoor ANZAC Day March or service must provide their name, telephone number of email address to the nominated organiser and take reasonably practicable steps to comply with the COVID-19 Safety Plan developed by the nominated organiser.
Australians can commemorate and show their support by staying local and participating in the national ‘Light up the Dawn’ service at dawn. The RSL encourages you to rally your neighbours to participate and share your service on your social media platforms.
In accordance with the current restrictions and NSW Health advice, places in the Sydney CBD March will be limited to 10,000.
The Australian Defence Force is coordinating participation for the March.
Yes, RSL NSW will work with the New Zealand Consulate to ensure that New Zealand veterans are represented in the March.
Please register with your relevant veteran association.
Yes. Please find link to the Sydney CBD March Route here.
Please contact RSL NSW and a taxi will be arranged for veterans participating in the March.
The march route is approximately 1.2kms. No vehicles will be permitted within the March.
A limited amount of bands can participate in the March this year. RSL NSW has extended invites to bands to participate.
Yes, Her Excellency, the Governor of NSW will lead the March, accompanied by her Aide-De-Camps.
For full list of road closures within the Sydney CBD can be found at visit http://www.livetraffic.com
Those travelling via bus should be prepared that services will use alternate routes and stops while road closures are in place.
Please head to transportnsw.info to plan your trip on public transport.
Yes. COVID-19 contact tracing check-in is required for all spectators.
We encourage you to attend local commemorative services in your community to pay your respects to the ANZAC.
Alternatively, rally your neighbours to ‘Light up the Dawn‘ and donate to the ANZAC Appeal again this year.
Yes, the ABC will broadcast the March live on ANZAC Day. It will also be streamed live on RSL NSW Facebook page. The March will also be available to view on iView.