In 2018, the ANZAC Day ‘Saluting their Service’ Badge will focus on life at home during times of war. Guides are encouraged to conduct research or undertake activities focusing on life at home during times of war.
Gumnuts & Juniors starts at 6:15pm Tuesday- remember juniors need to bring along Commonwealth Games challenge. Junior Parent Roster will be at sign in table for parents to fill in. Remember Child Safety Laws – we need you to be registered with Guides Vic before assisting this term with juniors/gumnuts. Please call/text me if you need assistance with this needed urgently. Parent helpers are essential to both a successful program & appropriate ratios of leaders/adults to youth members.
Seniors starts at 7:15pm
Please remember to wear full uniform each week & bring along any handbook & Badge books.
Anzac Day March forms have been sent – please check your email inboxes as they now come directly from Guides Vic.
Let me know if you don’t receive an email by Tuesday – Bickie.
ANZAC Day 2016Longbeach RSL 2016 ANZAC Commemorative Service & main March will take place on Monday the 25th of April.
Assemble at Swanpool Avenue, Chelsea soon after 9:00am with permission slips if you haven’t already handed them in.
The march will step off at 9:30am, led by the Frankston RSL Pipes & Drums Band.
The march will proceed along Station Street to our cenotaph outside the LF Payne Hall. On completion of the laying of the floral tributes, we will proceed into the main function room for the Indoor Service.
We will invite two guides as representatives of Carrum Guides to lay a wreath at the main service. The RSL will provide the floral tributes.
Permission forms have been handed out at unit meetings. All guides must have permissions slips to attend this event. Full uniform including sash is required. Without permission slips, guides will not be able to march.
After the initial march & ceremony, another ceremony occurs inside hall – at the end of this ceremony we will hand out Anzac biscuits for all to enjoy.
Your daughter will be eligible for the ANZAC Day Challenge (badges will be handed out at guides) each guide has finished 3 or 5 challenges at guides. Well done! Tamara (Bickie)