Reserve Forces Day Parade

A marching band parades across the Memorial' northern forecourt. Defence Personnel salute as they pass.
Sunday 2nd July 2017, 10:00am

Reserve Forces Day is celebrated across Australia.  The Reserve Forces Day Council will hold a parade on the Memorial's Northern Forecourt to recognise serving and former Reservists and to thank families and employers for their support.


Reserve Forces Day Council
On this day
25 March

1945 — Lt A CHOWNE won a Victoria Cross for his gallantry at DAGUA, New Guinea, when he knocked out two Japanese machine-guns and paved the way for the 6th Division’s advance on WEWAK. The award was made posthumously.  Chowne had previously been awarded a Military Medal.