ANZAC Day in Thailand 2018
On Wednesday 25 April 2018, the Australian and New Zealand Embassies will host the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) Day Services in Thailand.
ANZAC Day marks the landing of ANZAC troops on the Gallipoli Peninsula on the 25th of April 1915, as well as the fallen from all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations around the world since. ANZAC Day commemorates the ideals of courage, endurance and friendship that are still relevant today. The ANZAC Day Dawn Service and Gunfire Breakfast will take place at 5.30am at Hellfire Pass, followed by a Commemorative Service and Wreath Laying at Kanchanaburi War Cemetery at 11.00am.
In addition to ANZAC Day Dawn Service in Kanchanaburi province, the Australian Consulate-General will hold an ANZAC Day Dawn Service in Phuket at 5.45am at Phuket Yacht Club, Soi Phon Chalong (off Chao Fa East Road). You could register your attendance by 20 April at email: RSVP.PHUKET@DFAT.GOV.AU Members of the public are welcome to lay a wreath but advance notification is required.