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AWWOD - March Information

2021 AWWOD Anzac Day March details.

  • Participants taking part in the March should refer to RSL Participant Update
  • AWWOD’s form up on Pitt Street near Hunter Street at 9:40am March Form Up Detail.
  • Refer RSL March Map where AWWOD is part of group number 42. Look for our banner.
  • There will be no membership fees taken on the day.
  • In Line with NSW Govt. (COVID) rules and those of the NSW RSL, pre-registration is essential if you wish to march with us. Please contact our secretary ASAP with your details and prepayment of your membership fees. Thank You.

  • At this stage no Jeeps are available for March Participants. However, Wheelchairs are permitted with one person/carer pushing an AWWOD Member. Please note that Walkers are NOT permitted.
  • ** IMPORTANT ** As per the RSL March rules only one family member per veteran allowed to march on the day. Veteran's medals or copies of their medals MUST be worn and veterans medals MUST not be divided up.
  • During March, be aware of placing hand over hearts and turning eyes towards the ANZAC Memorial in Elisabeth Street as it is passed. Gents, please remove hats and place them over your heart also at this time.
  • During March, always step off on left foot after any stops.
  • Please refer to the March Guidelines
  • Please refer to AWWOD Membership page for membership fees.
  • If interested in marching please contact Arline ASAP - arline@awwod.com.au
  • AWWOD ties and scarves are available - Ties $25 Scarves $20. Email AWWOD apparel

  • General Information Regarding Marching with us in the Sydney RSL ANZAC Day March

    • You need to be a financial member of our association to march with us.
    • You need to have a relevant set of original or copy medals
    • Medals are to be worn on the right breast. Copy medals are allowed if originals are framed. (Note: Public Transport to the march is free for anyone wearing medals). No photographs are permitted to be carried.
    • March Dress: Business Attire (no joggers or jeans) – Suit, Pants/Skirt & Jacket/Blazer & Tie for the gentlemen please with comfortable walking shoes. NB: Children may wear school uniform or service club uniform eg: cubs, guides, brownies, scouts, girls/boys brigade etc.
    • Children: Minimum age to march is 10 yrs (unattended). Parent/guardian must be present at beginning and end of the march.