ANZAC day in iso

It was pocket-size ANZAC dawn services in Tamahere today, and around New Zealand.

In Koppens Rd members of four bubbles gathered around a letterbox-turned-memorial to join, from afar, the national service broadcast from the Pukeahu National War Memorial in Wellington.

In Rosebanks Dr, where wreaths adorned letterboxes, a trumpeter played the Last Post.

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Anzac Day: stand at dawn

The New Zealand Defence Force and the RSA are encouraging everyone to take part in a unique Dawn Service this Anzac Day – standing together as a nation this Saturday, while in our bubbles.

The #StandAtDawn campaign was born of the cancellation of traditional Anzac Day services as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. It calls for Kiwis worldwide to stand at their letterbox, front door, balcony, or essential place.

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