Anzac Day will be commemorated in Waitaki with services held throughout the district and a parade down Thames Street, Oamaru. Mayor Gary Kircher said that after a nationwide lockdown meant cancellations in 2020 it was really good to see this happening again. "Fingers crossed there will be no level changes, but one way or another we'll commemorate and acknowledge the sacrifices made by our service personnel today and throughout history."
Saturday 24 April
A children's Posy Laying Service 3.30pm, Oamaru Services Lawn Cemetery
Sunday 25 April
6.30am Dawn Service, at the Great War Memorial, Thames Street opposite Council HQ.
10.30am Main Parade, commencing from the South African War Memorial, at the intersection of Severn and Thames Streets.
Alma 7.15am, Alma War Memorial
Enfield 9.00am, Enfield Presbyterian Church
Georgetown 10.00am, Georgetown War Memorial
Hampden 10.30am, Hampden Hall
Livingstone 10.30am, Livingstone War Memorial
Maheno 9.00am, School gates
Pukeuri 8.30am, Pukeuri War Memorial
Papakaio 9.00am, Papakaio War Memorial
Hakataramea 6.20am, Hakataramea Main Street
Kurow 8.15am, Kurow Cemetery
Otekaieke 8.45am, Memorial Gates
Duntroon 9.15am, Duntroon War Memorial
Omarama 11.00am, Omarama Memorial
Palmerston 8.45am, Memorial Gates, DG Murray Hall 9.00am
Dunback 11.00am, Service at the Dunback Monument followed by wreath laying at the Memorial Stone Dunback Domain.